August 10-13 Moonlight and Magnolias by Ron Hutchinson
Directed by Debbie McLaughlin and Tanya Caldwell
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND AT LIONHEART THEATRE! 1939 Hollywood is abuzz. Legendary producer David O. Selznick has shut down production of his new epic, "Gone with the Wind". The screenplay, you see, just doesn't work. So what's an all-powerful movie mogul to do? Selznick sends a car for famed screenwriter, Ben Hecht, and pulls formidable director, Victor Fleming, from the set of "The Wizard of Oz". Summoning both to his office, he locks the doors, closes the shades, and on a diet of bananas and peanuts, the three men labor over five days to fashion a screenplay that will become the blueprint for one of the most successful and beloved films of all time.