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WAAPA students take on Anna Deavere Smith’s powerful ‘Fires in the Mirror’

WAAPA students take on Anna Deavere Smith’s powerful ‘Fires in the Mirror’

There are three sides to every story: yours, mine and the truth. This emphasis on multiple viewpoints is the focus of Anna Deavere Smith’s award-winning play, Fires in the Mirror, which recreates the stories behind the Crown Heights race riots. In August 1991, simmering tensions in the racially polarized neighbourhood of Crown Heights in Brooklyn, […]

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