Joe Turner’s Come and Gone by August Wilson

Date/Time

March 01, 2019 to March 17, 2019
07:30 PM untill 09:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, 1 weeks on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Description

Set in a Pittsburgh boarding house in 1911, owners Seth and Bertha Holly play host to a makeshift family of people who come to stay – some for days, some longer – seeking new jobs, new lives and new beginnings. This eccentric group of wanderers includes proprietors, an eccentric clairvoyant with a penchant for old country voodoo, a young homeboy from the South and a mysterious stranger searching for his wife. Each denizen of the boarding house has a different relationship to a past of slavery as well as to the urban present. This lyrical play is part of August Wilson’s American Century Cycle, which charts the African-American experience through each decade of the 20th century.

 

Location

Alliance for The ArtsView map
10091 McGregor Blvd.,
Fort Myers, 33919, FL, US

Additional Information

Cost

26

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