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The Mountaintop

Presented by The Citadel Theatre
  • by Katori Hall

By Katori Hall
Directed by Patricia Darbasie

Age recommendation: 12+ A gripping reimagination of events the night before the assassination of the civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. On April 3, 1968, 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.

Recommended age: 12+
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Language: English


  • Drama
  • Historical

Community: Edmonton

Start Date: March 30, 2024
Closing Date: April 21, 2024

  • Dark Mondays
  • Dark Tuesdays

Citadel Theatre: Maclab Theatre
9828 101 A Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3C6
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Box Office: 780.425.1820

Production Accessibility Features: Accessible Seating, PWYC or Special Ticket Prices,

Pay What You Choose in-person night: March 31, 2024
Accessible seating available online or by calling Box Office

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