Jerri lands the lead role in her high school play. This brings her stepmother back to her glory days which she misses so terribly, she turns to booze to forget.
Did You Know?
Tying in with Mr. Jellineck's decision to cast the lead roles in the play "A Raisin in the Sun" with only white actors, those actors' last names - "Snow", "Cream", and "Blank" - are all synonyms for the word "white". See more
Mr. Geoffrey Jellineck
Now, Jerri, I know you are having some family problems at home, but if you can't check your baggage at the door before rehearsal, then I will find someone else, somebody who doesn't have a family.