The Role of Sylvester Brown in August Wilson's Ma'Rainey's Black Bottom: A Production Thesis in Acting

by Little, Eric Jerard

Abstract (Summary)
The role of Sylvester in MaRaineys Black Bottom by August Wilson was performed in the Fall of 2003, and selected as a thesis role in the Fall of 2004. This thesis is a written record of the actors interpretation of the character. The thesis includes Preproduction Work/Interview, Character Analysis, Four- Column Score, Production Run, and Personal Notes on the Role.
Bibliographical Information:

Advisor:Laura Wayth; Nick Erickson; John Dennis

School:Louisiana State University in Shreveport

School Location:USA - Louisiana

Source Type:Master's Thesis



Date of Publication:04/13/2005

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