Gidion's KnotBy Johnna Adams
Over the course of a 90-minute parent/teacher conference, a distraught mother and an emotionally overwhelmed primary school teacher have a fraught conversation about the mother’s son, the teacher’s student, Gidion.
As his story is slowly uncovered, the women try to reconstruct a satisfying explanation and come to terms with excruciating feelings of culpability.
Powerful and intimate
Katherine Michelle Tanner
KATE HAMPTON Broadway: The Best Man, The Deep Blue Sea. First National Tour: Spring Awakening. More NYC: The Master Builder (BAM), All My Sons (Roundabout), Over the River and Through the Woods. Regional: Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Palm Beach Dramaworks), The Cocktail Hour, Social Security, Lend Me a Tenor (Florida Rep), The Ladies Man, Talley’s Folly, Absurd Person Singular (Peterborough Players), Fallen Angels, God of Carnage, Once in a Lifetime, Boeing Boeing, Pride and Prejudice, Expecting Isabel (Asolo Rep), Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom (Humana Festival), Hard Times (Williamstown). TV: Bones, The Law & Order trifecta, Sex and the City. Husband: David Breitbarth. www.katehampton.net
KATHERINE MICHELLE TANNER Off Broadway and US Tour of her award winning performance in the one woman play The Amish Project. Regional Favorite Roles Include: Nora - A Doll’s House, Margaret in Charm, Catherine - Proof, Ivy - August: Osage County, Catharine - Suddenly, Last Summer, Myrrah - Metamorphoses, Ophelia - Hamlet and Laura - The Glass Menagerie. Current Film she plays Mary in Waiting on Mary. Katherine has written three new musicals and her acclaimed new play Shakespeare’s Lovers. BA-St. Olaf College, MFA Acting - Asolo Theatre Conservatory. She is Artistic Director of Tree Fort Productions. www.katherinemichelletanner.com
Director | Jason Cannon
Stage Manager | Stephen M. Ray, Jr.*
Scenic Designer | Bruce Price
Costume Designer | Adrienne Webber
Lighting Designer | Chris Baldwin
* Denotes member Actors’ Equity Association. The Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.