Katori Hall’s The Mountaintop

Location Info


Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

242 W. 45th St.
New York, NY 10036

Category: Theaters

Region: West 40s

Katori Hall’s two-hander is set hours before Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. In a Memphis hotel room, King (Samuel L. Jackson) shares his last night on Earth with a chambermaid (Angela Bassett) working her first night on the job. But does she have more on her mind than a turn down?
Wednesdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Wednesdays, Saturdays, 2 p.m.; Sundays, 3 p.m.; Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Starts: Sept. 22. Continues through Jan. 22, 2011