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The Piano Lesson begins at five oclock in the morning.
Boy Willie and Lymon appear and knock on the door until Doaker wakes
up and lets them in. They wake up the entire house, then reveal
their true reason for visiting. Boy Willie wants to sell Bernieces
piano in order to buy Sutters farmland. Berniece refuses,
although she never uses it. Sutters ghost appears to Berniece.
Avery stops by to pick up Berniece, and Boy Willie and Lymon head
out to sell watermelons. Three days later, Wining Boy visits as
well. The men sing a song, then talk about the family history. As
Boy Willie and Lymon try to move the piano, Sutters ghost
is heard, then appears to Maretha. More...
(A Train Ride Though A Millenium; )
August Wilson @ Dartmouth
This website is devoted to the life, works, and influence of playwright
August Wilson. His profound influence as a Montgomery Fellow here
at Dartmouth College has motivated undergraduate students to create
an ongoing dialogue about him http://www.dartmouth.edu/~awilson/
(Dartmouth College; )