The America Play: “A Vibrant Living History”

From the IU Theatre production of “The America Play,” George Walker talks to actor Jamaal McCray about playing the Foundling Father, a character who makes his living re enacting the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.  And director Edris Cooper-Anifowoshe discusses Suzan-Lori Parks feeling that history is a vibrant living thing that echoes in both our past and our present .

Listen to WFIU’s George Walker’s review of “The America Play.”

George Walker

After completing an M.A.T. degree in English at Indiana University, George Walker began announcing for WFIU in 1967. Along with regularly hosting classical music shows, he interviews artists and reviews plays and operas.

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