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Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 (1994)

Production still from Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992, 1994

Anna Deveare Smith (Playwright)

10 April – 19 June, 1994

           Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 is a one-woman play written and originally performed by Anna Deavere Smith, an American actress, playwright and professor. It is about the 1992 Los Angeles riots.

           The play is composed of a series of monologues by real people connected directly and indirectly to the riots. Smith chose the texts of the monologues and the subjects from interviews that she had conducted with more than 300 individuals in the process of researching the play.

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