Does the movie "Fences" have you interested in learning more about the playwright August Wilson?

In celebration of Black History Month, The Black Rep will be hosting August in February, a reading group to honor August Wilson, the playwright of Fences.We will be reading Seven Guitars during the months of February and March and The Black Rep will be posting information and fun facts about August Wilson,  the “most accomplished black playwright in this nation’s history”. Join our reading group "August in February", and learn as much as you can about August Wilson and see how these facts relate to Seven Guitars. Then join us on Wednesday March 29th at the Emerson Performance Center at Harris-Stowe State University for the preview performance of Seven Guitars and the post show discussion of the script. 

 If interested, please email us at to join the reading group and receive a special discount and exclusive information about the show.