Michael Learned, Ian Lithgow and Peter Strauss Will Star in Bruce Graham's The Outgoing Tide at 59E59

By Michael Gioia
September 14, 2012

The Delaware Theatre Company will present Bruce Graham's The Outgoing Tide, starring Emmy Award-winning actress Michael Learned, beginning Nov. 7 at 59E59 Theaters.



Directed by Bud Martin (Off-Broadway's Any Given Monday), the limited engagement will continue through Dec. 16. Opening night is set for Nov. 20.

Joining Learned (The Best Man, The Sisters Rosenweig) in The Outgoing Tide will be Ian Lithgow and Peter Strauss (Einstein and the Polar Bear).

The Outgoing Tide, according to producers, explores "the ebb and flow of a family dynamic… In a summer cottage on Chesapeake Bay, Gunner has hatched an unorthodox plan to secure his family's future but meets with resistance from his wife and grown son."

Read more about the upcoming season at 59E59 Theaters, which includes a new adaptation of the 1978 Broadway musical Working, featuring new material by Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda, among others.

Visit 59E59.org.