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The Piano Lesson
The Piano Lesson
by August Wilson

The Piano Lesson: Current Events & Pop Culture

Available to teachers only as part of the The Piano Lesson Teacher Pass


The Piano Lesson Teacher Pass includes:

  • Assignments & Activities
  • Reading Quizzes
  • Current Events & Pop Culture articles
  • Discussion & Essay Questions
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture

Smart Guys Talk August Wilson

Check out this NPR interview with Broadway director Kenny Leon and super-smart drama scholar Harry Elam. Both guys have a lot of interesting things to say about Wilson and his work—and this particular interview took place not long after Wilson's death.