Friday, 18 October, 2019 @ 07:30 PM | Cost:$5-15
By April A. Jones
Oct. 17-19, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 20, 2019 at 2 p.m.
Black Box Theatre
Directed by Jacqueline Thompson
This provocative piece explores the nuances, flaws and humanity of a civil rights icon. In this fictional recount of the night before Dr. King's assassination, Hall uses grit, mysticism and magic to give viewers a peek into the turmoil and cost of his life. Audiences view him wrestling with life and fate. We see the price of being called for a purpose greater than you while dealing with the grief, pain and fear that results from the sacrifice and commitment.
“The Mountaintop” is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.Categories: Academy of Lifelong Learning | Alumni | Art Department | Arts and Entertainment | Center for the Humanities | College of Liberal Arts and Sciences | Communication Studies | Community | Current Students | Doudna Fine Arts Center | Faculty | Music Department | Prospective Students | Student Life Office | Theatre Arts Department
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