American Masters

The Essential Ingredients for an August Wilson Play

Clip: Season 29 Episode 2 | 35s

Tony-award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson, now directing the Broadway premiere of August Wilson's "Jitney," shares what he feels are the essential ingredients for any August Wilson play.

Aired: 01/20/17

Rating: NR

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