Twilight: Los Angeles, is a one-woman play written and originally performed by American actress, playwright and professor Anna Deavere Smith about the. From acclaimed playwright Anna Deavere Smith, a captivating work of dramatic literature and a unique first-person portrait of a pivotal moment in American. Nina Bowers delivers a nimble account of testimonies gathered in the wake of the unrest sparked by King's televised beating.
Contains the verbatim words of people who experienced the Los Angeles riots, exposing and exploring the devestating human impact of that event. From nine. Trivia. The original Broadway production of "Twilight: Los Angeles, " bu Anna Deavere Smith opened at the Cort Theater in New York on April 17, , ran. She is so good at the task that to describe "Twilight: Los Angeles, " as a one- woman show is patently ridiculous. Probing the riots that.
Twilight. Los Angeles, By Anna Deavere Smith and a unique first-person portrait of a pivotal moment in American history: the Los Angeles riots. With "Twilight: Los Angeles,," Anna Deavere Smith confirms her status as a premiere force in American theater. "Twilight" is lightning.