Subject:

August Wilson

  • Culture

    May 18, 2011
  • Film

    January 21, 2009

    One-Scene Wonder

    In Doubt, Viola Davis once again proves that there are no small parts.

  • Culture

    November 19, 2008

    Also Playing

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    November 12, 2008

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    April 16, 2008

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    April 9, 2008
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    April 2, 2008

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  • Culture

    January 30, 2008

    Mom's the Word

    Frank Rich was wrong: Dead Mother is actually a pleasure to watch

  • Culture

    February 28, 2007

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    February 21, 2007

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  • Culture

    February 14, 2007

    Joe Turner

    Sit tight and playwright August Wilson will reward you in the second act

  • Culture

    March 8, 2006

    Gem of the Ocean

    This patchwork of touching stories is a must-see examination of freedom

  • Culture

    May 19, 2004

    Encore

    Our critics weigh in on local theatre

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    May 12, 2004

    Encore

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  • Culture

    May 5, 2004

    Encore

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  • Culture

    March 3, 2004

    All Hail the King

    L. Peter Callender's performance in the title role is the reason to see the play

  • Calendar

    February 4, 2004
  • Culture

    November 19, 2003

    Barely Alive

    How to make a funny optimist sound boring

  • Culture

    February 12, 2003

    Seven Guitars

    Heading back to the Hill District with August Wilson's 10-play saga

  • Calendar

    January 22, 2003

    The World According to Wilson

    In August Wilson's Seven Guitars, six friends in 1940s Pittsburgh reminisce about their just-buried friend, a blues guitarist who was murdered

  • Culture

    March 20, 2002

    Jitney

    A fresh look at August Wilson's first play, an intense story about cabdrivers in a black area of Pittsburgh

  • Culture

    March 6, 2002

    The Piano Lesson

    In this August Wilson play about race and power, a 1930s black family argues over the fate of a cherished family heirloom

  • Calendar

    February 20, 2002

    The Pen Is Mightier

    Two plays from outspoken African-American playwright August Wilson

  • Culture

    November 4, 1998
  • Calendar

    October 14, 1998
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    January 7, 1998
  • Culture

    November 22, 1995

    Song of Seven

    With Seven Guitars, playwright August Wilson and director Lloyd Richards achieve a new level of artistic harmony

  • Calendar

    November 1, 1995
  • News

    July 26, 1995

    Carey Nation

    As ACT returns to its home at the restored Geary, Artistic Director Carey Perloff stages a coup de theatre for her fourth season

  • Culture

    May 3, 1995
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