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Roger Guenveur Smith: Rodney King

Presented by Segerstrom Center for the Arts (SCFTA) at Judy Morr Theater, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa CA

Jan 27 - 30 2015
Roger Guenveur Smith: Rodney King

History, poetry and tragedy collide as Roger Guenveur Smith tackles the thorny odyssey of Rodney King – from his first shocking appearance in the national spotlight as the victim of police brutality, his involuntary martyrdom that ignited the L.A. riots, to his lonely death at the bottom of a swimming pool. Smith deftly deconstructs the media frenzy to reveal a startling humanity at its center. In light of current events that beg comparison, Smith’s work resonates with a new immediacy. He

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