American Masters

August Wilson on the Dialogue in His Plays

Clip: Season 29 Episode 2 | 1m 38s

August Wilson describes how dialogue comes to him and guides his character development and the plot. This film excerpt from August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand includes a dramatic reading of the opening scene of "Two Trains Running" (Broadway premiere 1992).

Aired: 02/20/15

Rating: NR

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