August Wilson

Broadway Theaters Housing Book of Mormon, Jersey Boys, and More to Dim Lights for Joan Rivers
By Editorial Staff · Sep 9, 2014

The Broadway League had decided not to dim Broadway's marquees for the pioneering comedian.

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

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

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

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

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

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
The Los Angeles theater encourages Southern California high school students to study works of the two-time Pulitzer Prize winner.
The Jungle Book: A Home-Grown Project With a Deceptive Disney Disguise
By Hayley Levitt · Sep 6, 2013
Mary Zimmerman brings her noncommercial sensibilities to Boston's Tony Award-winning Huntington Theatre Company.
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
The season will also include a new work by Regina Taylor and Ruben Santiago-Hudson in a one-man show by August Wilson.