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By Katori Hall
Directed by Walter Dallas
Studio Theatre, Roselle Center for the Arts
September 14 - October 8


A powerful, poetic, and timely re-imagination of the night before the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  King returns to his room at the Lorraine Motel, exhausted after delivering his “I have been to the Mountaintop” speech.  When a feisty and mysterious maid arrives with surprising news, King must confront his dreams, his destiny, and his own humanity. “The Mountaintop literally explodes into metaphysical magic realism, ruminating on race and politics, life and death in ways that connect King’s legacy to every person in the audience.” The Hollywood Reporter


Post-show discussions with the cast will take place following all performances except 9/14 and 9/15.


Contains profanity and strong language. Best for ages 14+. Approximate run time is 95 minutes, with no intermission.



​Thur. Sept. 14 ​7:30 p.m. ​Preview
​Fri. ​Sept. 15 ​7:30 p.m. ​Preview
​Sat. ​Sept. 16 7:30p.m. SOLD OUT Opening
​Sun. ​Sept. 17 ​2:00 p.m. ​​SOLD OUT
​Tue. ​Sept. 19 ​7:30 p.m.
​Wed. ​Sept. 20 ​7:30 p.m. ​​
​Thur. ​Sept. 21 ​7:30 p.m. ​LIMITED SEATING
​Fri. Sept. 22 ​7:30 p.m. SOLD OUT
​Sat. ​Sept. 23 ​2:00 p.m. ​​LIMITED SEATING ​Pre-show discussion @ 1:15 p.m.
​Sun. Sept. 24 ​2:00 p.m. ​LIMITED SEATING
​Tue. ​Sept. 26 ​7:30 p.m.
​Wed. ​Sept. 27 ​7:30 p.m.
​Thur. ​Sept. 28 ​7:30 p.m.
​Fri. ​Sept. 29 ​7:30 p.m.
​Sat. Sept. 30 ​2:00 p.m.
​Sat. Sept. 30 ​7:30 p.m.
​Sun. Oct. 1 ​2:00 p.m. ​LIMITED SEATING ​​Pre-show discussion @ 1:15 p.m.
​Tue. ​Oct. 3 ​​7:30 p.m.
​Wed. ​Oct. 4 ​​7:30 p.m.
​Thur. ​Oct. 5 ​​7:30 p.m.
​Fri. ​Oct. 6 ​​7:30 p.m. ​SOLD OUT
​Sat. ​Oct. 7 ​2:00 p.m.
Sat. ​Oct. 7 ​​7:30 p.m.
​Sun. ​Oct. 8 ​2:00 p.m.

Antoinett Robinson as Camae and Hassan El-Amin as Martin Luther King, Jr.



Wed. Sept. 27 @ 9:30 AM and Wed. Oct. 4 @ 9:30 AM 

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Hasson El-Amin as Marting Luther King, Jr.





Antoinette Robinson as Camae.