By Anna Deavere Smith

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Preeminent writer and performer and MacArthur Award winner Anna Deavere Smith brings a vital new solo show to New York Theatre Workshop in the Summer of 2019. Posing insightful questions without easy answers, her vigorous and virtuosic verbatim-style theatre weaves together deeply personal narratives and academic perspectives. Covering subjects from race riots and healthcare to politics and the school-to-prison pipeline, she and her work have been recognized with tremendous acclaim and accolades including the prestigious National Humanities Medal.