Beyond Denzel and Fences: August Wilson’s Stars

August Wilson’s canon exhibits a siren’s call to actors and actresses, directors and set designers. The latest Broadway revival of Fences amps up the star wattage with Denzel Washington. Throughout the years, Wilson’s plays have allowed many fine black performers to leave fingerprints in theater. Here are just a few that breathed life into the playwright’s words.

By: Jada F. Smith
Posted: April 25 2010 8:35 PM