John Guare's Rich and Famous: The Hit Play About a Total Flop
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Frankly, my dear, you're going to love this play. The clever behind-the-scenes comedy follows producer David O. Selznick, director Victor Fleming, and screenwriter Ben Hecht in 1939 as they race the clock to rework the screenplay for the soon-to-be-shot epic Gone With the Wind. In real-life 1939, under intense pressure to deliver a cinematic blockbuster of the bestselling book, Selznick fired his director and locked himself, new director Fleming and screenwriter Hecht (who hadn't read the book) in his office, subsisting mostly on bananas and peanuts, in a race against the clock to produce a screenplay. A fast-paced, funny look at the old-school Hollywood system, Moonlight and Magnolias will frankly make you give a damn ... in between laughs. Learn More
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I like this theatre and the company, but the space does get stuffy when the air isn't on. Staff is very friendly and check-in is trouble-free. The play, however, didn't do it for me. I assumed I'd like it because I'm a fan of John Guare, but not this time.
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I can;t decide whether the casting or the direction was to blame but I found I neither cared what happened to the characters nor for the direction, blocking or sets. The men in the cast seemed too "old" for the persons they represented and either...continued
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Dragon Productions Theatre Company is a non-profit organization founded by Executive Artistic Director, Meredith Hagedorn. Since 1999, Dragon has been building a reputation for low-cost high-quality live theater entertainment. The new Dragon Theatre houses a 70-seat intimate theater area, a classroom and a studio space.