Gem of the Ocean

Playwright: August Wilson

Royalties: Samuel French

Synopsis: Set in 1904, August Wilson’s Gem of the Ocean begins on the eve of Aunt Esther’s 287th birthday. When Citizen Barlow comes to her Pittsburgh’s Hill District home seeking asylum, she sets him off on a spiritual journey to find a city in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.

Rating: Language- 13+
Adult Content- 13+
Violence- 10+

Pay attention to: Use of ethnic slurs.

Flexibility: All changes must be approved in advance.

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