Joe Turner’s Come and Gone, Wednesday, April 24, 2013 to Sunday, June 9, 2013 - The Guide - Los Angeles magazine

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Joe Turner’s Come and Gone

Mark Taper Forum
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 to Sunday, June 9, 2013
Various times

The second play in August Wilson’s Pittsburgh Cycle—and his personal favorite—centers on the loose kinship in a Steel City boardinghouse 50 years after African Americans gained their freedom. A former member of Joe Turner’s slave gang comes to terms with his past through the community of tenants. More information.