The Mountaintop Broadway Tickets

The Mountaintop Tickets & Information

Bernard B Jacobs Theatre

242 West 45th Street

Between Broadway and 8th Avenue

New York NY 10036 View on map

The Mountaintop Summary

Taking place on April 3, 1968, The Mountaintop is a gripping reimagining of events the night before the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. After delivering one of his most memorable speeches, an exhausted Dr. King (Samuel L. Jackson) retires to his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis while a storm rages outside. When a mysterious stranger (Angela Bassett) arrives with some surprising news, King is forced to confront his destiny and his legacy to his people.

"Breathtaking, Hilarious and Heartstopping." - The Independent

“*****! Nothing short of a triumph!” - The Daily Telegraph

The Mountaintop Cast Members:

Samuel L. Jackson, Angela Bassett

The Mountaintop Creative Team

Author: Katori Hall
Director: Kenny Leon
Producer: Jean Doumanian Productions, Sonia Friedman Productions, Ambassador Theatre Group, Jerry Frankel, Ted Snowdon, Bob Bartner, Tom Wirtshafter
Press Agent: O&M Co

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The Mountaintop In the News

‘The Mountaintop’ by Katori Hall Goes to Moscow

A bridge to Russia has just been completed, with the translation and presentation of Katori Hall’s Mountaintop in Moscow, thanks to the Lark Development Play Center.

The Mountaintop Quick Facts

Running Time:

90 minutes, with no intermission

Price Range

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Audience :

May be inappropriate for 12 and under.
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date
September 22, 2011 October 13, 2011

Box Office Hours

Currently not open.

No future sales 30 minutes before start of performance.

Coat Room

Yes. (No strollers or furs.)