Fiona Gallagher Joins Kate Burton in Theresa Rebeck Premiere at Williamstown

News   Fiona Gallagher Joins Kate Burton in Theresa Rebeck Premiere at Williamstown Fiona Gallagher will join Kate Burton in the work premiere of Theresa Rebeck's The Water's Edge, set to open the Nikos Stage season at the 2004 Williamstown Theatre Festival. Dates are June 24-July 10. Will Frears, who piloted Rebeck's Omnium Gatherum, directs.
Kate Burton will star in The Water's Edge
Kate Burton will star in The Water's Edge

The work, about a man who returns to his family after a 17-year absence, explores "the mysteries of time and memory" and "the question, 'What wouldn't you do for your child?'" Gallagher is known to Williamstown audiences. She was part of the 2001 season, acting in Elmer Rice's Street Scene. In New York, she is perhaps best known for her title performance in Gretty Good Time at the Ensemble Studio Theatre. She is currently Off-Broadway in Trust.

The 2004 festival schedule runs as follows:

Main Stage:
Cabaret & Main, June 24-July 10
A Midsummer Night's Dream, July 14-25
Design for Living, July 28-August 8
The Cherry Orchard, Aug. 11-22

Nikos Stage:
The Water's Edge, June 23-July 4
Rodney's Wife, July 7-18
R Shomon, July 21-Aug. 1
Dedication or The Stuff of Dreams , Aug. 11-22

The Festival Box Office at the Adams Memorial Theatre will open on June 15 at 11 AM. Tickets may be purchased beginning June 15 by calling (413) 597-3400, or by visiting the box office in person. Mail orders received prior to June 15 will be processed before the Box Office officially opens to the public.

For the latest updates on casting and events, or to receive a season brochure by mail, patrons are encouraged to visit WTF's official website at www.WTFestival.org.