Kenny Leon and True Colors Theatre Company have announced the regional premiere of the Broadway hit The Mountaintop by Katori Hall directed by Jasmine Guy. This gripping re-imagining of the events the night before the assassination of DR. Martin Luther King, Jr will star Danny Johnson (What I Learned in Paris) as Dr. King, and Demetria McKinney (Tyler Perry's House of Payne) as Camae. The Mountaintop won the 2012 Olivier Award for "Best New Play". Tickets and information can be found at http://www.truecolorstheatre.org/themountaintop.
by Katori Hall
directed by Jasmine Guy
November 16 – December 16, 2012
Previews: November 13, 14, 15, 2012
Performances are Wednesday – Saturday @ 8 and Saturday – Sunday @ 2:30
Weekday Matinee: November 28, 2012 @ 11 AM
The gripping re-imagining 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 while a storm rages outside. When a mysterious stranger arrives with some surprising news, King is forced to confront his destiny and his legacy to his people.
Starring Danny Johnson & Demetria McKinney
Venue: Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Rd, Atlanta, GA 30342
Tickets are available by contacting Ticket Alternative @ 1.877.725.8849 or www.ticketalternative.com or through the True Colors website @ www.truecolorstheatre.org
Group Sales for groups of 10 or more are available by contacting True Colors’ Group Sales department at 404.532.1901 ext. 201.