May 4–27, 2018
Howard Drew Theatre
By Katori Hall
Directed by Denise Chapman
An Olivier Award-winning play of historical fiction, The Mountaintop
imagines the final night in the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
After giving his speech, “The Mountaintop,” Dr. King returns to his room
at the Lorraine Motel. When a mysterious woman with a secret agenda
pays a visit to Dr. King, the resulting confrontation imaginatively
explores destiny, legacy and mortality.
Disclaimer: Contains dialogue related to racial tension and adult language.
producing partner: Rich and Fran Juro
media sponsor: The Reader
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