The Mountaintop TICKETS - Broadway

The Mountaintop

— Samuel L. Jackson and Angela Bassett star in this new drama about Martin Luther King Jr.


Taking place on April 3, 1968, The Mountaintop is a gripping reimagining of events the night before the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. After delivering one of his most memorable speeches, an exhausted Dr. King retires to his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis while a storm rages outside. When a mysterious young woman named Camae delivers room service, King is forced to confront his destiny and his legacy to his people.

The Mountaintop Cast & Creative

  • Written by Katori Hall
  • Director Kenny Leon
  • Set Designer David Gallo
  • Costume Designer Constanza Romero
  • Lighting Designer Brian MacDevitt
  • Sound Designer Dan Moses Schreier

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