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The Virginia arts festival honors Martin of the king junior with the thought provoking a stage play the mountaintop. And genetics vehemently historic addicts theater Saturday the 24. The mountaintop was a two person drama about the last days of the reverend doctor Marten Luther king junior. The stars who accomplished actors there on the phone with me now Karen Malia and a white. Terrence recipient of two NAACP image awards sovereign you know meet with Morgan Freeman. She's been on the 'cause we showed how to get away with murder and other hit TV shows. Other TV shows also Milan as Gilbert in round his picture of the national like peer to festival. You've seen over and hit TV shows like CSI Miami cold case dream girls and drum land to. The boy to you both. Let's start with you without without giving away too much what you respect and become deceived the mountain top by the addicts on the 24. It it it well. You'd expect it. Lot of companies could Tory well they're right there used to need ot. And and it dude get a little to get down a little bit about my game. Junior the man. Not emit an eye on the being that we clean. Output at the year's more odd that you get you really know him to a little bit more intimately. Are given this year marks the fiftieth anniversary of the dealt the Martin Luther King Jr. What does that mean to you to be a part of the story. It's humbling and it's actually and honored choose to appear party specially during the struck. As we puny. The message that Cain into world which is messy blah speech well. Constance. Oh weirdness. Want connection. To other people. Really just being a good citizen being a good human being again goes owns the oh. Barton. Message. This year aren't they are so I'll. Really. It really got involved. It inspires. And it's really one scene spot so we outlawed but they're also. Arched. Five words that created and bought. 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You've seen him in the use of and what that person or how terms at all. Which also get a chance to see him just being a man just being human being because we've yet sometimes that our change wasn't. You know you are. Right Altman's. And yet the news outs but the great thing. I think that we all get from. Being in the greens and on the audience sees these Wilkes is that you get a chance to see. See him. And she ought. And see that you had some talks sports on what all right. But still kept going on approach appeared still moved forward. That's thing that really. 88 acts Spartan. Karen I understand those looked talkback portion of the play where the audience just interact with you. Would with the two of you and talk to us about that. Yeah. We've we've come out. At a ejecting aid would be audience it's been every. And it is she'll. A lot of people I share what resonate with down's top. And you know Brett did that all in a deep beneath the audience that it adds that morning you know mode. All I want them out one thing about going out the country to be able to continue that dialogue and the comet and. And it kinda you know cubic ever mined each other would be better at it and been in each other about packaging. It was so honored and humbled to be able to you I'd be sharing my. And across the country about tactic in which it is it angry. The guys we have believe there but. Can you tell post your hand to rose why they should come out and support the mountaintop and what it would mean to you. Yes absolutely. We would love the community comma and and and share with us yet and every. Demand rip Arctic chain an. Honoring him this aren't as in this particular time especially we need. We need to be recharged you need to be at it we need to be. You're not. Because it's a lot of people on an ECB to get Alina to be actors or bad switch. I'll come out it and it isn't isn't a lot lap. I'm Joseph L. Now we all come out like it would be app it like a 88 but it you NA as well. OK guys Karen into and thank you so very much for taking time out you do is scheduled to talk to me this morning. All right everybody make plans now to see Eliot you're the worst reflection of the mountaintop. Present about the Virginia arts festival Saturday. The to a report at the historic ethics theater go to create this dot org to purchase tickets before they sell out. Basically it got us.