Winner! New York Drama Critics Circle Award
August Wilson is the recipient of the 1986 Whiting Award for Drama
"Searing ... funny, salty, carnal and lyrical.... Wilson has lighted a dramatic fuse that snakes and hisses through several anguished eras of American life. When the fuse reaches its explosive final destination, the audience is impaled by the impact." - The New York Times
"Brilliant ... explosive! Dramatically riveting." - Newhouse Newspapers
- Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
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- Mandatory Music/Media Fee: £32 per performance
- Time Period: 1920s
- Setting: A recording studio.
- Role(s) for Black Actor(s)
- Multicultural casting
- Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)
Casting includes 5 black and 3 white males, 2 black females