Show hits $1,008,104 and breaking the house record at the Cort Theater.
Attracting an African-American audience to productions of August Wilson plays can be surprisingly tough. Or so goes the conventional wisdom on Broadway.
A couple of unexpectedly eligible contenders could jump into the Tony category for original score.
Viola Davis will appear alongside Denzel Washington in the upcoming Broadway revival of August Wilson's "Fences," set to open in April at the Cort Theater.
Denzel Washington will return to Broadway in a revival of "Fences," the Pulitzer Prize-winning August Wilson play.
Time has enhanced the luster of "Fences." Dozens of dysfunctional-family dramas have come and gone since its 1987 Pulitzer win, but August Wilson's tragedy of a working man at war with his family and…
With the protagonist in "Fences," Troy Maxson, August Wilson created a vivid, conflicted portrait of fatherhood that compares to the characters of Lear or James Tyrone in its compassion and emotional…