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Virginia Theater to Be Renamed August Wilson Theater October 17th
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2005

The Virginia Theater, at 245 West 52nd Street will be renamed the August Wilson Theater on October 17th. (more...)

Funeral Services for August Wilson Held on Oct. 8 in Pittsburgh
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2005

Funeral services for the late playwright August Wilson will be held on October 8th in Pittsburgh, the city in which he grew up (more...)

The Kennedy Center to Present All 10 Wilson Plays in '08
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2006

In the spring of 2008, the Kennedy Center will stage all ten plays from August Wilson's grounbreaking cycle on the African-American experience in the 20th century (more...)

Fields Set for 'Purple' Tour; Williams is Sofia on Bway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2006

Chicago native Felicia P. Fields will reprise her 2006 Tony-nominated role of Sofia in the national tour of the hit musical The Color Purple, while NaTasha Yvette Williams will succeed her on Broadway (more...)

Casting Announced for Signature's Two Trains Running
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2006

Casting has been announced for Two Trains Running, which will be presented by Signature Theatre Company as the second entry of its current August Wilson tribute season (more...)

Broadway to Dim Marquee Lights October 4 at 8pm for August Wilson
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2005

Broadway's marquee lights will be dimmed tomorrow night at 8 p.m. (Tuesday, October 4) for one minute in the memory of August Wilson, one of America's greatest playwrights. (more...)

Signature Extends Two Trains Running to Jan. '07
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2006

Signature Theatre Company will extend August Wilson's Two Trains Running one additional week since the originally scheduled run is already sold out (more...)

Errico & Henderson Discuss Belasco Ghost on Nov. 1
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2006

Melissa Errico and Stephen McKinley Henderson will appear on the Sci-Fi Channel's 'Sci-Fi Investigates the Afterlife' on Wednesday, November 1st at 10pm ET. (more...)

Trinity Rep's Eugene Lee to be inducted into Hall of Fame
by Randy Rice - Oct 25, 2006

Eugene Lee, who has been been designing at Trinity Rep since 1967, will be inducted into the Theater Hall of Fame (more...)

Photo Flash: August Wilson Theatre Marquee
by Walter McBride - Oct 24, 2005

On October 16th, the Virginia Theatre was rededicated as the August Wilson Theatre. (more...)

Playwright August Wilson Dies at 60
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2005

Playwright August Wilson lost his battle with liver cancer on Sunday reports the Pittsburg press. (more...)

August Wilson Theatre Dedication Set For October 16 And Open To Public
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2005

The public is invited on a first come, first served basis to attend the rededication ceremony of the August Wilson Theatre on Sunday, October 16, 2005 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Theater Hall of Fame to Induct LuPone, Hearn, Wilson, Etc.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2006

Actors Patti LuPone, George Hearn and Elizabeth Wilson, playwright Brian Friel, costume designer Willa Kim and scenic designer Eugene Lee, as well as late playwrights August Wilson and Wendy Wasserstein, will be inducted into the 2006 Theater Hall of Fame (more...)

Signature Extends Two Trains Running to January 14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2006

Signature Theatre Company has once again extended August Wilson's Two Trains Running, this time through January 14th, 2007 (more...)

Request from August Wilson Estate Cancels Celebration at Signature Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2005

Due to a request from the August Wilson Estate, Signature Theatre Company's planned August Wilson celebration has been cancelled (more...)

2005 Tony Awards Q&A: David Gallo
by BWW - May 30, 2005

David Gallo's set design for the Broadway production of Gem of the Ocean has been nominated for a 2005 Tony Award. (more...)

Houdyshell, Dale, Fields, Ritter Honored by Actors' Equity
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2006

Jayne Houdyshell, Jim Dale, Felicia P. Fields and Jason Ritter have been selected as this year's recipients of Actors' Equity Award (more...)

My Fair Lady, Cook, Wilson Series Headed for Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2007

2007-2008 Season Includes August Wilson's 20th Century, Cook Cabaret series, My Fair Lady and The Lion King (more...)

Brooklyn College Presents August in April, Featuring Highlights from Wilson Plays, April 27-29
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2006

August in April, A Tribute to August Wilson's Life and Legacy, presented by Brooklyn College in collaboration with Arizona State University, will run from April 27 through April 29 at the Harry DeJur Playhouse (more...)

Cooper and Avery to Star in Old Globe's Two Trains Running
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2007

Casting has been announced for the Old Globe Theatre's upcoming production of August Wilson's Two Trains Running, which will be presented at the San Diego theatre from April 21st through May 27th. (more...)

Miller, Kron, Kaufman Part of 2007/8 Arena Stage Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2007

Arena Stage Artistic Director Molly Smith recently announced the lineup for the Arena Stage's 57th theater season, her 10th as Artistic Director. (more...)

Tony Award-Winning Director Lloyd Richards Dies at 87
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2006

Tony Award-winning director Lloyd Richards, whose distinguished career in the theatre lasted half a century and who nurtured the work of playwrights such as August Wilson, has passed away at the age of 87 (more...)

Campbell, Davidson and More Join Berkshire Theatre Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2006

Amelia Campbell and more have joined the July and August summer-line up of the Berkshire Theatre Festival (more...)

Full Cast Assembled for Second Stage's A Soldier's Play
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2005

The full cast of A Solider's Play has now been set, with a number of actor joining previously-announced stars Taye Diggs and Steven Pasquale (more...)

Off-Broadway to Sing Mary Gage's Evensong, Aug. 10-27
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2006

Mary Gage's Evensong will play Off-Broadway from August 10th through August 27th (more...)

Katherine McPhee Co-Produces Red Herring for FringeNYC
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2006

'American Idol' star Katherine McPhee will be co-producing the play Red Herring for FringeNYC (more...)

Dutton, Merkerson Set for O'Neill Center's Wilson Tribute
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2006

Tony Award-nominees Charles S. Dutton and S. Epatha Merkerson will travel to Waterford, CT for the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center's tribute to the late Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson (more...)

Rashad, Lansbury, Seldes Set for Hall of Fame Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2007

The 36th Annual Theater Hall of Fame ceremony will be hosted by Tony Award-winner Phylicia Rashad, with Angela Lansbury and Marian Seldes - the stars of the upcoming Terrence McNally play Deuce - among the presenters (more...)

Signature Theatre Announces Casting for King Hedley II
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2007

Casting has been announced for Signature Theatre Company's upcoming production of August Wilson's King Hedley II. (more...)

King Hedley II Sells Out Entire Run at Signature
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2007

Signature Theatre Company's upcoming production of King Hedley II is sold out. (more...)

Broadway-Bound Radio Golf Extends at the Goodman to 2/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2007

August Wilson's final play Radio Golf, previously announced as Broadway bound, has been extended at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago by a week. (more...)

August Wilson's Radio Golf to Play Seattle Rep, Jan. 19-Feb. 18
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2006

The Seattle Rep will present Radio Golf, the final play by August Wilson, from January 19th through February 18th (more...)

Richardson, Goldberg, Etc. Part of 1/31 amfAR Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2007

Theatre veteran Natasha Richardson and Dreamgirls film star Beyonce Knowles will be among the stars taking part in a benefit for amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research on January 31st (more...)

Wilson's Radio Golf to Open at the Cort Theatre?
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2007

August Wilson's final play Radio Golf, currently playing at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, will likely play Broadway's Cort Theatre this year (more...)

Seattle Rep to Channel Wilson's Last Play
by Robbie Wachs - Jan 13, 2006

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Charles S. Dutton's August Wilson Tribute is Delayed
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2006

Charles S. Dutton's upcoming tribute to late great playwright August Wilson has been delayed (more...)

Charlayne Woodard, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, and Others Set for Free Tribute to Wilson at Seattle Rep
by Robbie Wachs - Feb 6, 2006

Seattle Rep honors late playwright August Wilson in a free tribute, set for February 13. (more...)

Woodard, Allen and French Honored by CTH, Feb. 27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2006

On February 27th, Alfre Woodard, Billie Allen and Arthur French will be honored with awards at the Classical Theatre of Harlem's annual benefit (more...)

Signature Theatre Pays Tribute to August Wilson on Feb. 26
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2007

Signature Theatre Company, under the direction of Founding Artistic Director James Houghton and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma, will pay tribute to the late Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson at their annual Benefit Gala on Monday, February 26. (more...)

Broadway Roots of CenterStage's 'Boys from Syracuse'
by James Howard - Dec 4, 2006

CenterStage in Baltimore presents 'The Boys from Syracuse' featuring a cast and design team with major Broadway credits. (more...)

Charles S. Dutton Honors August Wilson in L.A., Jan. 18-21
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2005

From January 18th through 21st, Tony Award-nominated actor Charles S. Dutton will pay tribute to the late August Wilson at the El Portal Theatre in L.A. (more...)

Dutton and Merkerson to Bring Wilson Show to New York?
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2006

Charles S. Dutton and S. Epatha Merkerson may be bringing their tribute to the late great playwright August Wilson to a New York theatre (more...)

Pulitzer Prize-Winner August Wilson Diagnosed with Liver Cancer
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2005

August Wilson, arguably the most influential and important living African-American playwright, has been diagnosed with terminal liver cancer (more...)

Santiago-Hudson, Etc. to Appear in 'Wilson & the Blues'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2006

Tony Award-winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson will be joined by a number of fellow actors, as well as musicians, for the performance event 'August Wilson and the Blues,' which will be held at Battery Park's Castle Clinton National Monument on Saturday, September 9th at 7 PM (more...)

A Red Herring for Shane McRae
by TJ Fitzgerald - Aug 22, 2006

TAKE ME OUT star Appears At Fringe Festival (more...)

Manchester Roundup- Thatcher, Mamma Mia! and Will Young
by Glenn Meads - Aug 10, 2006

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Photo Flash: Off-Broadway's Evensong
by Ben Strothmann - Aug 1, 2006

Mary Gage's Off-Broadway play Evensong begins previews on August 10th and opens on August 11th (more...)

Goldberg Joins Radio Golf Stars for August Wilson Day
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2007

Oscar-winner Whoopi Goldberg will join Harry Lennix and Tonya Pinkins, the stars of the Broadway production of August Wilson's Radio Golf, the show's co-producer Tamara Tunie ('Law & Order: SVU') and August Wilson's widow Constanza Romero to kick off August Wilson Day, honoring the late two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Friday, April 27th at 10am in Bryant Park (more...)

Wilson Tribute Presented April 27-29 with Rashad and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2006

August In April, A Tribute to August Wilson's Life and Legacy, runs Thursday, April 27 through Saturday April 29, 2006, in the Harry DeJur Playhouse at the Henry Street Settlement Abrons Art Center (466 Grand Street, New York, NY). (more...)

De Shields Honored at 5/7 Classical Theatre of Harlem Gala
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2007

The 3rd Annual Classical Theatre Of Harlem Gala by Mot Hennessy The Classical Theatre of Harlem, a not-for-profit theatre dedicated to producing theatre that truly reflects the diversity of ideas and racial tapestry that is New York City, will hold their 3rd annual benefit on Monday, May 7th at the Low Memorial Library at Columbia University (more...)

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