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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

7:00 PM

Join Ruben Santiago-Hudson and Stephen McKinley Henderson, Artistic Directors of August Wilson’s American Century Cycle, as well as others in a fun, dynamic and heartwarming look back at their time with the playwright, both on and off the stage, hosted by writer and performer Carl Hancock Rux.


Ruben Santiago-Hudson is an award-winning actor, director and playwright and one of the foremost interpreters of August Wilson's work. He was awarded a Tony in 1996 for his performance in Seven Guitars and has served as director on numerous Wilson productions across the country.

Stephen McKinley Henderson is an award-winning actor and director who is recognized as a veteran performer of the August Wilson canon. He earned a Drama Desk Award for his signature Wilson role, the gossipy Turnbo in Jitney.

Watch live! A video webcast of the conversation will stream below. Follow #WilsonCycle on Twitter.

* Learn more here about our historic recording project, August Wilson's American Century Cycle and accompanying Talk Series

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