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The Watts Towers project

Author: Roger Guenveur Smith; Stuart K Robinson; Susan Albert Loewenberg; L.A. Theatre Works.
Publisher: [Venice, Calif.] : L.A. Theatre Works, 2007.
Series: Audio theatre series.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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"The Watts Towers are a steel and mortar monument to one man's spirit, ingenuity and determination in South Central Los Angeles. Smith was inspired by the towers, which were built over a period of 33 years by Simon Rodia, an Italian immigrant, whose singular vision has held steadfast over earthquakes, riots, and civic indifference"--Container.
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Genre/Form: One-person shows (Performing arts)
Performance art
Radio plays
Audiobooks
Radio adaptations
Drama
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Guenveur Smith; Stuart K Robinson; Susan Albert Loewenberg; L.A. Theatre Works.
ISBN: 1580813690 9781580813693
OCLC Number: 191150599
Notes: Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Duration: 00:57:00.
Credits: Editor, Mark Holden.
Cast: Roger Guenveur Smith.
Description: 1 sound disc (57 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Audio theatre series.
Other Titles: Play's the thing (Radio program)
Responsibility: written by Roger Guenveur Smith ; directed by Stuart K. Robinson ; producing director Susan Albert Loewenberg.

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"The Watts Towers are a steel and mortar monument to one man's spirit, ingenuity and determination in South Central Los Angeles. Smith was inspired by the towers, which were built over a period of 33 years by Simon Rodia, an Italian immigrant, whose singular vision has held steadfast over earthquakes, riots, and civic indifference"--Container.

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