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Celebrating the Works of Playwright August Wilson


Considered one of the greatest playwrights, August Wilson wrote plays that examined what it meant to be African-American in the U.S. A high school dropout and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner for Drama, Wilson had his own incredible life story. To celebrate Wilson's artistry, a year-long festival will take place in Central Ohio. Join us this hour, to hear more about the performances and events that will accompany the festival. 


This show originally aired on January 15, 2016 at 11 a.m.