Rashad performs a scene from August Wilson's play "Gem of the Ocean," as Aunt Ester.
The actor learned how to play harmonica for his Tony Award-winning role in Seven Guitars.
August Wilson's "Fences" won a Pulitzer Prize and four Tony Awards in 1987.
In Memoriam tribute to journalist Bob Simon (1941 - 2015).
The filmmaker's fascination with Ricky Jay led to a film more than a decade in the making.
Art Spiegelman and Ricky Jay in conversation at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles.
Jay describes working with Miller "as close to pure joy as anything that I can imagine."
Though he collects magic books, Jay says the key to learning is from a respected teacher.
Ricky Jay recalls the man he considers one of the greatest sleight-of-hand artists.
Ricky Jay demonstrates the three-card monte trick in his one-man show.
The story behind "The Little Drummer Boy/Peace on Earth," sung by Crosby and Bowie.
Legends Bing Crosby and Frenchman Maurice Chevalier sing "I'm Glad I'm Not Young Anymore."
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