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Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Signature Center

Signature Theatre Company presents Anna Deavere Smith's landmark play.

This show is closed.

Performances ended on Dec. 22, 2019.

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Latecomers are seated at the discretion of management.

Story

There are three sides to every story: yours, mine and the truth. Following the deaths of a Black American boy and a young Orthodox Jewish scholar in the summer of 1991, underlying racial tensions in the nestled community of Crown Heights, Brooklyn erupted into civil outbreak. Fires in the Mirror was Anna Deavere Smith’s groundbreaking response. Birthed from a series of interviews with over fifty members of the Jewish and Black communities, the Drama Desk award-winning work translated their voices verbatim, and in the process revolutionized the genre of documentary theatre.

Show Dates

Preview

Oct 22 2019

Opening

Nov 11 2019

Closing

Dec 22 2019

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Show Dates

Preview

Oct 22 2019

Opening

Nov 11 2019

Closing

Dec 22 2019
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