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<p>Myxolydia Tyler and Shawn Hamilton in CenterStage's production of The Montaintop by Katori Hall, directed byKwame Kwei-Armah.</p>

Myxolydia Tyler and Shawn Hamilton in CenterStage's production of The Montaintop by Katori Hall, directed byKwame Kwei-Armah.

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'Mountaintop' shows Dr. King as everyday man

Play separates the man from the legend

The play, "Mountaintop" portrays Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. not as the prominent Civil Rights activist but as an everyday man whose susceptible to imperfections and vulnerability. "Unlike other plays about MLK that generally focus on chronicling Dr. King’s life and accomplishments through a lot of narratives and speeches, this play is pure drama with interactive dialogue between people," said