The Mountaintop [CANCELLED]

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Venue, Timing and Cost

Venue: 
Oxford Playhouse
Date(s): 
Thursday, 23 June 2022 to Saturday, 25 June 2022
Timing: 
Thu, Fri & Sat 7.30pm, Sat Matinee 2.30pm
Cost: 
From £10

A Chipping Norton Theatre production
By Katori Hall

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, exhausted and self-doubting, returns alone to his Memphis motel room and orders up room service. The charismatic waitress who appears with his coffee takes the evening in unexpected directions, leading him to question the mission he has devoted his life to, and what he will leave behind.

Winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Play in 2010, this tender, stunningly theatrical play explores the conflict between heroism and humanity, and between the public image and the real person.

Instead of the larger-than-life historical icon, this is an intimate side of Dr King, glimpsed in the last hours of his life.

Further Information

Contact Details: 

Book now: https://www.oxfordplayhouse.com/events/t...

Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont St, Oxford OX1 2LW
oxfordplayhouse.com
Box Office: 01865 305 305

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