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The Mountaintop, LA Theatre Works

The Mountaintop, LA Theatre Works

Saturday, February 10, 7:30PM

The Mountaintop, LA Theatre Works

Tickets :
$32 Adults
$15 Students
$27 Members

Event Description

On April 4th, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated outside of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. What happened inside room 306 on the evening of April 3rd is the subject of Katori Hall’s The Mountaintop. Hours after King’s final speech, punctuated by his immortal line, “I’ve been to the mountaintop,” the celebrated Reverend forms an unlikely friendship with a motel maid as they talk into the early hours of what will be his final day.