TV stars & Tony award winners grace stage at Galway Arts Fesitval
The 35th Galway Arts Festival;officially opened on Monday, 16th July at the Radisson Blu Hotel by two of America’s finest stage actors and tv stars John Mahoney from Frasier fame and Rondi Reed from the hit sitcom Mike and Molly.
Mahoney and Reed, friends for over 30 years, are both in Galway for the Festival where they perform in the European premiere of The Outgoing Tide by Bruce Graham which opens at the Town Hall Theatre on Tuesday evening.
The cast and crew from Northlight Theatre including director BJ Jones and producer Tim Evans who had arrived in Galway over the weekend were catching up with old theatre friends who have travelled from all over America for the opening of The Outgoing Tide. The National Theatre of Scotland had just arrived from a hugely successful tour of North America with The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart which also opens Tuesday at the Radisson Blu Hotel. NTS Artistic Director Vicky Featherstone who is soon to depart for London’s Royal Court was delighted to be back in Galway for the opening. Musician Daniel Figgis and Jack L, artists Brian Maguire, Joe Comerford and Jennifer Cunningham and the new Director of the Arts Council Orlaith McBride also attended alongside a number of international festival directors visiting the Festival……
GAF Programme: 2012 GAF Programme PDF
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