Thursday, July 04, 2013

August Wilson's American Century Cycle

Green Space, WNYC and WQXR present readings all ten of August Wilson's American Century Cycle plays, all to be recorded and available for future use by institutions around the country.

Ruben Santiago-Hudson serves as Artistic Director for the project that also includes Stephen McKinley Henderson, Kenny Leon, Phylicia Rashad, Leslie Uggams, Keith David, Ebony Jo-Ann, Roslyn Ruff, S. Epatha Merkerson, Wendell Pierce and Jesse L. Martin. Grammy-nominated composer Bill Sims, Jr. will supply original music for the readings.

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Monday, Aug 26 at 7pm

Wednesday, Aug 28 at 7pm

Joe Turner's Come and Gone
Wednesday, Sept 4 at 7pm

The Piano Lesson
Monday, Sept 9 at 7pm

Two Trains Running
Wednesday, Sept 11 at 7pm

Seven Guitars
Friday, Sept 13 at 7pm

Monday, Sept 16 at 7pm

King Hedley II
Saturday, Sept 21 at 7pm

Gem of the Ocean
Tuesday, Sept 24 at 7pm

Radio Golf
Saturday, Sept 28 at 7pm

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