A reimagining of the final hours in the life of the civil rights leader, the play is set on 3 April 1968, the night before his assassination, in room 306 of Memphis' Lorraine Motel to which Martin Luther King has retired after giving his famous "I have been to the mountaintop" speech to a massive church congregation. When room service is delivered by a mysterious young woman, Carnae (to be played by Lorraine Burroughs), King is forced to confront his past, as well as his legacy to his people.For more information, visit www.whatsonstage.com.
NEWSLETTER SIGN UP
Lea Michele's Full Rendition of "Let It Go" Hits the Internet
Neil Patrick Harris Knows That He's Your Family's Best Christmas Gift
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Steven Pasquale, and Jason Robert Brown Record an Emotional Track From The Bridges of Madison County
Anna Kendrick and Chris Pine Chat "On the Steps of the Palace" for Disney's Into the Woods
Lea Michele Sings "Let It Go" on This Trailer for the Final Season of Glee
More in Theater NewsRead Now »