Reading August Wilson


Read and discuss a selection from August Wilson's cycle of plays about the African-American experience in the 20th century. Led by a professional actor who has played many of Wilson's iconic roles, the class will meet via Zoom to discuss the plays' meanings and importance, and Wilson's central place in contemporary Black theatre.

Price: $300.00

August Wilson Course Bundle: When you add both Reading August Wilson and Acting August Wilson to your cart, you'll automatically receive a $75 discount off your order.



Reading August Wilson - Late Summer
Price: $300.00
Start Date: 7/23/2020 | End Date: 8/27/2020
Day of the week: Thursday
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Instructor(s): Craig Wallace

Folger Theatre: The Taming of the Shrew, Cyrano (Helen Hayes Award Nomination for Best Ensemble), Much Ado About Nothing, Othello in Othello, As You Like It, Twelfth Night, Romeo and Juliet, Measure for Measure. The Shakespeare Theatre Company: Numerous productions including The Marlowe and Roman Reps and Romeo and Juliet. Roundhouse Theatre: Permanent Collection, Tabletop, The Little Prince. Ford's Theatre: Jitney, Sabrina Fair, Necessary Sacrifices. Arena Stage: K2, All My Sons, The Great White Hope, Hot-n-Throbbing. Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company: The Last Orbit of Billy Mars, Tommy J & Sally, Our Lady of 121st Street, Starving. Everyman Theatre: Cherry Orchard, The Soul Collector. Signature Theatre: Angels in America, Parts 1 & 2 (Helen Hayes Award Nomination for Part 2). Regional Credits: Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, Hangar Theatre, Actor's Theatre of Louisville, Shakespeare Santa Cruz. Training: Howard University, BFA. The Pennsylvania State University, MFA. Royal National Theatre, London.