The Piano Lesson
by August Wilson
Assignments & Activities
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Objective: Think story-time is only for nursery school? Think again. In this activity, students will gain an understanding of the role of a griot in African culture. They will explore the theme of family history and storytelling i...
Music Video: African American History
Objective: Music is a big deal in The Piano Lesson. That might seem obvious, considering the name of the play, but the importance of music goes beyond the title—in fact, it's a pretty crucial theme throughout the p...