Moon Over Buffalo

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The hilarious "Moon Over Buffalo" centers on Charlotte and George Hay, fading stars of the 1950's, played by Wendy Way and Edwin Scheibner. At the moment, they're playing two classic shows in rep in Buffalo, New York with five other actors. On the brink of a disastrous split-up caused by George's dalliance with a young ingénue (Haley Rade), they receive word that they might just have one last shot at stardom: Frank Capra is coming to town to see their matinee, and if he likes what he sees, he might cast them in his movie remake of "The Scarlet Pimpernel." Unfortunately for George and Charlotte, everything that could go wrong does go wrong, abetted by a visit from their daughter and her clueless fiancé (Desiree Gillespie and Josh Breeding) and hilarious uncertainty about which play they're actually performing, caused by Charlotte's deaf old stage-manager mother (Rebecca Tudor) who hates every bone in George's body. Charlotte's admirer, attorney Richard (Jack Stroud) and Roz's lovesick ex-fiancé Paul (Eric Pierce) round out the cast. This beloved wacky backstage comedy by the author of Lend me a Tenor brought Carol Burnett out of retirement to play Charlotte on Broadway. The New York Post called it "one of the most hysterical things ever put onstage.”