To Kill a King (or City of Good Abode)

The Mosaic Theater Company in Washington D.C. presented Joshua Ford ’94’s play, To Kill a King (or City of Good Abode) in their 2017–18 Mosaic workshop series on March 12. The play presents the story behind the events of the 1968 sanitation workers’ strike in Memphis that prompted Martin Luther King Jr. to visit the city, where history took a tragic turn.