"Enemy" at the Gate

September 3, 2012 12:00 AM

" Four-time Tony winner Boyd Gaines and Richard Thomas begin performances Sept. 4 in the MTC’s new adaptation of Henrik Ibsen’s “An Enemy of the People,” at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.

Gaines (“Gypsy,” “The Columnist”) plays Dr. Thomas Stockmann, who discovers toxic contamination in the water used at the local baths. Dr. Stockmann expects to be hailed as a hero, but because the baths are the town’s main source of revenue, the community fights to silence him instead, turning him into the play’s title character "

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