Show artwork for Wild

The Piano Lesson

January 16 - February 8, 2015

Bagley Wright Theater

August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama unfolds in Depression-era Pittsburgh as a brother and sister battle over whether to keep or sell their antique piano, to claim their family’s legacy or free themselves of the past.

Cast and Production

Cast

Doaker

DerrickLee Weeden

Boy Willie

Stephen Tyrone Williams

Lymon

Yaegel T. Welch

Berniece

Erika LaVonn

Maretha

Shiann Welch

Avery

Ken Robinson

Wining Boy

G. Valmont Thomas

Grace

Allison Strickland

Understudy to Maretha

Sophia Hall

Production

Scenic Designer

William Bloodgood

Costume Designer

Helen Q Huang

Lighting Designer

Geoff Korf

Composer

Michael G. Keck

Stage Manager

Michael John Egan

Assistant Stage Manager

Stina Lotti

Additional Credits

Youth Actor Wrangler

Krystal Welch

Youth Actor Wrangler

Jamie Welch

Piano Teacher

Scott Koh

Youth Acting Coach

G. Valmont Thomas

Syracuse Sound Consultant

Jonathan R. Herter