Play: FENCES tells the story of Troy Maxson, an African-American garbage collector and ex-convict who once had a promising future in baseball. His circumstances as a youth led him to prison, after which he settled down with Rose and made a family.
FENCES play review
(2) READ THE PLAY and identify the protagonist or another character. (3) Use your area of expertise to advise the character about his/her choices in the play. (4) Textual evidence to support your advice is required, as well. –Give the name of the protagonist/character of choice. –Short summary of the play including the conflict. If building a PowerPoint or Prezi, bullet point the summary. –“Prescribe” the solution, based on your discipline or area of expertise. (4) Choose one of the following: –Write a short monologue with your solution for the character –Write a short dialogue –Write a song that speaks to your advice for the character.