American Masters

Costume Designs for August Wilson Plays

Clip: 02/20/2015 | 3m 15s

Constanza Romero created costume designs for August Wilson's plays and the two artists married each other in 1994. Romero describes the decisions she made while creating looks for August Wilson's characters in Seven Guitars, Gem of the Ocean and more. This is a film outtake from August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand.

Aired: 02/20/15

Rating: NR

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