Slideshows

Matthew Septimus
Backstage with the cast of August Wilson's 'Gem of the Ocean'
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Backstage: Artistic Director Ruben Santiago-Hudson and actors Phylicia Rashad and Raynor Scheine
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Eugene Lee reading the role of Eli in August Wilson's 'Gem of the Ocean'
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Anthony Chisholm as Solly Two Kings in August Wilson's 'Gem of the Ocean'
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Phylicia Rashad as Aunt Ester in August Wilson's 'Gem of the Ocean'
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August Wilson's 'Gem of the Ocean' recorded live in The Greene Space in September 2013
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Chadwick Boseman as Citizen Barlow in August Wilson's 'Gem of the Ocean'
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Saluting an American master

1900: Gem of the Ocean | Directed by Kenny Leon

A young man from Alabama visits Aunt Ester, a 285-year-old renowned cleanser of souls for help in absolving the guilt he carries from a crime he’s committed. Audio now available.