While the getting’s good: August Wilson Audio Plays

Phlyicia Rashad at The Greene Space in 2013

Phylicia Rashad as Aunt Ester in “Gem of the Ocean,” recorded live in The Greene Space in 2013 (Matthew Septimus)

This is important. Listen to these wonderful August Wilson audio plays online for FREE. Check out a few of the names involved:

  • Chadwick Boseman
  • Phylicia Rashad
  • Keith David
  • Taraji P. Henson

An excerpt from Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom:

via The Greene Space:

Week by week, beginning Sunday, April 26, 2015 with the first two plays, The Greene Space will release audio of a live recorded dramatic reading – decade-by-decade – of August Wilson’s American Century Cycle, as well as video and photographs. Check back here each Sunday to experience, for a limited time, the next play in the cycle. Audio will only be available through August 26, 2015.

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