Paul Levy talks to writer and performer Christopher Tajah about Dream of a King and bringing an icon of modern world history to life on the stage. “4 April 1968. Four years after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize for his dynamic leadership of the Civil Rights movement, Martin Luther King was assassinated. Set on the night of his shooting in a Tennessee motel room, this new solo play explores the extraordinary man behind the legend.
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” Martin Luther King, Jr.”