His play, "A Lesson from Aloes," was performed at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois. Cast and crew also included Joan Allen, Francis Guinan, Danny Glover, Kevin Rigdon (lighting designer), directed by Suzanne Shepard.
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Has been nominated for Broadway's Tony Award six times: in 1975, as Best Director (Dramatic), and, along with John Kani
and Winston Ntshona
, as authors of Best Play nominee "Sizwe Banzi is Dead and The Island;" in 1981 as author of Best Play nominee "A Lesson from Aloes;" in 1982 as Best Director (Play) and author of Best Play nominee "'Master Harold'... and the Boys;" and in 1986 as author of ...