August Wilson

Jayne Houdyshell, Jonathan Hadary, and More Join Arena Stage's 2014-15 Season
By Hayley Levitt · Jul 9, 2014 · Washington, DC

Hadary will star as Tevye in the D.C. theater's production of Fiddler on the Roof.

Annual August Wilson Monologue Competition Returns to Broadway This May
By Hayley Levitt · Mar 3, 2014 · New York City

High school competitors will make their Broadway debut on the stage of the August Wilson Theatre.

Fiddler on the Roof and More Set for Arena Stage's 2014-2015 Season
By David Gordon · Feb 26, 2014 · Washington, DC

New plays by Morris Panych and Katori Hall are also on tap for the Washington, D.C. mainstay.

Fences
By Hayley Levitt · Jan 20, 2014 · South Jersey, New Jersey

Tony Award-winning actress Phylicia Rashad takes her turn at the helm of August Wilson's ‘'Fences'' at Princeton, New Jersey's McCarter Theatre.

How I Learned What I Learned
By Zachary Stewart · Nov 24, 2013 · New York City

August Wilson's autobiographical solo show is in capable hands when performed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson, but the source material smells a bit musty.

Center Theatre Group Announces 2013-14 August Wilson Program
By Hayley Levitt · Sep 24, 2013 · Los Angeles
August Wilson(Photo courtesy of Center Theatre Group) Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group is now accepting applications for the 2013-14 August Wilson Program. The twofold program ...
The Jungle Book: A Home-Grown Project With a Deceptive Disney Disguise
By Hayley Levitt · Sep 6, 2013 · Boston, Chicago
The Jungle Book playwright Mary Zimmerman with Michael Maso and Peter DuBois of the Huntington Theatre Company.(© Paul Marotta) As one of the newest ...
Phylicia Rashad, Leslie Uggams, and More to Perform in First-Ever Recordings of Entire August Wilson American Century Cycle
By Hayley Levitt · Jul 1, 2013 · New York City
Leslie Uggams(© Tristan Fuge) All ten of August Wilson's American Century Cycle plays, set to receive staged readings in front of live studio audiences at the Jerome L. Greene ...
Signature Theatre Company's New Season to Include Plays by Edward Albee, Martha Clarke, Will Eno, David Henry Hwang
By David Gordon · Mar 13, 2013 · New York City
Edward Albee(© Tristan Fuge) Signature Theatre Company's 2013-2014 season will consist entirely of New York premieres from playwrights Edward Albee, Martha Clarke, Will Eno, David ...