“Joe Turner’s Come and Gone” Play by August Wilson

Review the play “Joe Turner’s Come and Gone” by August Wilson.

Briefly explain the theme of the play. Which actors stood out, and how were they effective or ineffective? How did the director shape the production to deliver the playwright’s story and message? Did the designs work together to create a “World” for the play and to evoke mood? Was sound an important aspect, and did it enhance the production? What technical and design aspects impress you or bother you? Did you notice any technical glitches? Did the light and sound cues seem to be integral to the production? Did some seem late or early? Were there loud backstage noises?