The Mountaintop: The Last Night of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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The last date listed for The Mountaintop was Sunday April 7, 2013 / 2:00pm.
Currently at Lucie Stern Theatre:
- Full Price:
- $36.00 - $48.00
- Our Price:
- $19.50 - $30.00
The Palo Alto Players perform Big Fish, a dreamy and touching musical adventure adapted from both Tim Burton's celebrated film and the Daniel Wallace novel of the same name. It's the story of a tall-tale-teller and his son, who wants to know who his father really is. Following a lifetime of spinning made-up yarns of epic adventures, Edward Bloom has entered his final chapter, compelling his son Will to embark on an adventure of his own -- to unravel his real dad from the myths he has created. With music and lyrics by Tony nominee Andrew Lippa (The Addams Family) and a book by acclaimed screenwriter John August (Go, Charlie's Angels), this rollicking fantasy set in the American South is a tribute to the power of dreaming big. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Dave ChiassonRed Velvet
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Everything about this play was outstanding. The writing which had just the right amount of humor to offset the potential drag of the dramatic subject matter. The acting was superb with both characters engaging you and drawing you into the room. A well spent entertaining evening.
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What a disappointment! In no way did this portrayal of Martin Luther King come close to the actual man who lived. The actor portraying Martin never attempted to portray his ideas or movements. A waste of time and money and worse, the audience was...continued
Contains mature language.
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