Casting Set for Off-Broadway's Pied-à-Terre

News   Casting Set for Off-Broadway's Pied-à-Terre Complete casting has been announced for the new drama Pied-à-Terre, which will begin a limited engagement at Off-Broadway's Kirk Theatre Nov. 26.

Directed by Tom Ferriter, the production will officially open Dec. 1 and play through Jan. 5, 2008. The cast will feature William Atherton ("Die Hard," "Ghostbusters," Broadway's The American Clock) as well as Jessica McKee, Robin Riker and John Howard Swain.

John Anastasi's Pied-à-Terre, according to press notes, is the story of "Julia, a TV journalist who discovers a penthouse owned by her husband, Jack, which she was unaware existed. As Julia explores the apartment, she is interrupted by Katie, a young woman, who seems to know Jack a little too well. As the two women face off and secrets unfold revealing the burdens each has been carrying, the two women learn they have more in common than either thought possible."

Presented by Stageplays Theatre Company, the production will feature sets by Randall Parsons, lighting by Jeffrey Koger and sound by Chris Rummell. Michael Valenti has penned original musical, and Ron DeJesus will choreograph; wig and hair design is by Wendy Parson.

Show times at the Kirk will be Tuesday-Saturday at 8 PM. Tickets, priced $50, are available by calling (212) 279-4200 or by visiting www.ticketcentral.com.

The Kirk Theatre is located on Theatre Row at 410 West 42nd Street.