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The Mountaintop

January 20 - February 7

The Mountaintop is a gripping re-imagination of events the night before the assassination of the civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King JR: on April 3, 1968, after delivering one of his most memorable speeches, an exhausted Dr. King retires to his room at the Lorraine Motel while a storm rages outside. When a mysterious stranger arrives with some surprising news, King is forced to confront his destiny, his accomplishments and his legacy to his people.

The Associated Press calls The Mountaintop “…as audacious as it is inventive…[a] thrilling, wild, provocative flight of magical realism…”

Details

Start:
January 20
End:
February 7
Event Category:
Website:
www.shadowtheatre.org/

Venue

Varscona Theatre
10329-83 Ave.
Edmonton, Alberta T6E 2C6 Canada
Phone:
780-433-3399
Website:
varsconatheatre.com