Rockville Little Theatre

The Mountaintop

By Katori Hall

Directed by Miriam Bowden

Monday, November 16 @ 7:00 PM
Wednesday, November 18 @ 7:00 PM

Please plan to arrive no later than a half hour after the start time.* Attend on the date that is more convenient.

Auditions will include cold readings from the script, individually and in groupings. Please be prepared to list your conflicts (i.e, dates when you can’t attend rehearsals).

Auditions will be held at the
Location TBD

Callbacks will be scheduled if needed.

No appointments. All roles are unpaid.

All our shows use Open Casting, with no roles pre-selected. RLT is committed to diversity, open to non-traditional casting, and will consider actors of all ethnicities. Actors of all ethnicities are encouraged to audition.

For more information about auditions, contact the production team at mountaintop@rlt-online.org .

*Directors love actors who arrive on time.


Performance Dates

Performed at The Gaithersburg Arts Barn

February 2021: 12, 13, 14*, 19, 20, 21*, 26, 27, 28*

Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm
* Sunday Matinees at 2 pm


Production Staff

Director

Miriam Bowden

Cast of Characters

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - Dr. MLK Jr. , worn, tired, more casual than would ever see him in public. (M- 35-45)

Camae - A beautiful, young, Black woman, who is a maid at the Lorraine. (F- 20s)

Synopsis

A gripping re-imagination 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.

Maryland State Arts Council

Supported in part by the Maryland State Arts Council (msac.org) and the Nora Roberts Foundation (norarobertsfoundation.org)

Nora Roberts Foundation
RLT logo and show logos since the 2017-18 season courtesy of
Stacy Kleber Design