Sunday, January 17 • 8:00 p.m.
From Rodney King to Michael Brown
$25 Reston/$35 Non-Reston • the CenterStage
Ms. Smith has been listening to people across the country from all walks of life for the last several years, using Walt Whitman’s idea “to absorb America” as an inspiration. To illustrate her goal of bringing “people across the chasm” of what she calls the “complex identity of America,” Ms. Smith slips in and out of character during the course of her presentation, recreating a diversity of emotions and points of view on controversial issues.