dec 26, 2016 . a group of us went to see the broadway production, and after the curtain, we gathered at the stage door to greet our classmate courtney b. vance (he was playing “cory,” the son). later that june we held a tony-awards-watching party and cheered through the night as fences went on to win best play, best.
dec 23, 2016 . fences is a film about how our environment shapes us, and how, no matter how noble their intentions, our parents can't help but mess us up in some fashion, just as their parents had done for them.
you all line up at the door with your hands out. i give you the lint from my pockets; i give you my sweat and my blood. i ain't got no tears; i done spent them. we go upstairs in that room at night, i fall down on you and try to blast the whole into forever. i get up monday morning, find my lunch on the table, go out and make my.
jan 6, 2017 . the film version of august wilson's play fences—a stunning slice-of-life drama that illuminates large issues of race, family, and work—links the story of one . hours later, someone from the same store knocks on his door, offering to sell him the furniture at an exorbitant interest rate—a practice now called.