When this drama premiered shortly after the uprisings erupting from the verdict in Rodney King’s case, the Los Angeles Times called it “the most comprehensive literary response” that channeled “the cacophony of voices at the city’s heart.” Some 28 years after those events Anna Deavere Smith’s one-person masterpiece continues to reverberate powerfully within the context of our current times.
Jobsite Ensemble member and nationally-recognized spoken word artist Andresia Moseley breathes new life into Smith’s script, taking on over two dozen perspectives including victims, their families, witnesses, law enforcement, politicians, celebrities, and activists.
A “living newspaper,” Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 doesn’t take sides or offer solutions to the complicated, fraught issues but instead presents the consequences from that moment, leaving it in the hands of the audience to consider.
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Read the Creative Loafing review of the online version of Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992
2020 Cast & Crew
- David M. Jenkins – Director
- Matthew Ray – Stage Manager/Associate Producer
- Andresia Moseley
- Jo Averill-Snell – Lighting Designer
- Rebekah Lazaridis – Scenic Consultant/Artist
- Chloe Belle and Tea Roberts – Scenic Painters
- Brian Smallheer – Scenic Designer
- Katrina Stevenson – Costume Designer