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The Watts Towers Project

Roger Guenveur Smith

Smith's edgy and funny The Watts Tower Project focuses on Simon Rodia, the Italian immigrant who spent 33 years building his towers - only to walk away from them, never to return. Smith blends his own childhood, the life of Rodia, and L.A. history to create a wonderfully eclectic piece. An L.A. Theatre Works performance featuring Roger Guenveur Smith.

Smith's edgy and funny The Watts Tower Project focuses on Simon Rodia, the Italian immigrant who spent 33 years building his towers - only to walk away from them, never to return. Smith blends his own childhood, the life of Rodia, and L.A. history to create a wonderfully eclectic piece. An L.A. Theatre Works performance featuring Roger Guenveur Smith.
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Smith's edgy and funny The Watts Tower Project focuses on Simon Rodia, the Italian immigrant who spent 33 years building his towers - only to walk away from them, never to return. Smith blends his own childhood, the life of Rodia, and L.A. history to create a wonderfully eclectic piece. An L.A. Theatre Works performance featuring Roger Guenveur Smith.

Language:

English

Length:

58m


Chapters

Free Sample

02:50

Introduction
Introduction

01:04


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:01


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:01


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:15


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

02:33


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:34


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:19


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

02:20


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:53


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:58


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:44


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:56


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:53


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

03:20


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

04:44


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:32


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:09