Venue Details

119 Star Starred
Court Theatre
at University of Chicago 5535 S. Ellis Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
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"The Mountaintop"
21 ratings
4.6 average rating
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70 events
24 reviews
29 stars
attended Sep 08 2013

This play is great and will only get better further into the run. The acting is outstanding, especially the female lead.

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 05 2013

Reliving King's final hours was a cathartic moment. I wept and I was not the only one. These challenging words echoed at the end, "Pick up the baton." Awesome performance!

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16 reviews
33 stars
attended Sep 12 2013

I was a little skeptical at first, but the Mountaintop play was awesome, a must see event! The characters were convincing and connected well to each other. The surprise twist is intriguing! Going to tell and encourage my friends to see this...continued

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This production contains simulated cigarette smoking with a water-vapor device.

Running time is 90 minutes. There’s no intermission.

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