The Circuit Playhouse Presents Play In Memory Of MLK
For Release: January 21, 2013
For more information, contact: The Circuit Playhouse (901) 726-4656
Circuit Playhouse invites you to enjoy an evening at the Theatre as they present "The
Mountaintop", January 18th thru February 10th, 2013. Written by Memphian Katori Hall
and presented in collaboration with Hattiloo Theatre, "The Mountaintop" is a re-imaging
of the events of April 3rd, 1968.
Dr. Martain Luther King, Jr. has just returned to his room at the Lorraine Motel after
giving one of his most memorable speeches when a mysterious young woman visits with
some surprising news. Winner of the 2010 Oliver Award for best new play, this production
features the University of Memphis's very own Prof. Lawrence Blackwell.