REVIEW: “Moonlight and Magnolias.”

by Gail M. Burns Moonlight and Magnolias, currently on the boards at Oldcastle, centers on a story related in William MacAdams’ 1990 biography of Oscar-winning screenwriter Ben Hecht. A scene-setting quotation from MacAdams: “At dawn on Sunday, February 20, 1939, David Selznick … and director Victor Fleming [who Selznick had pulled away from shooting The…

Soul Rebel Performance Troupe Presents a Weekend of One-Acts, Monologues, and Stand-up Comedy

Soul Rebel Performance Troupe, a Watervliet-based organization with a mission of fostering better cross-cultural understanding through the performing arts, will present a weekend of one-acts, monologues and stand-up comedy at the First Congregational Church on Quail St. in Albany, NY. This is the troupe’s second production in the First Congregational Church. “Our home theater is…

Oldcastle Presents Comedy “Moonlight and Magnolias”

Why was the movie version of Gone with the Wind heading toward disaster and how was it saved? That question is answered in hilarious fashion in Ron Hutchinson’s  comedy, Moonlight and Magnolias opening Friday in the Oldcastle Theatre‘s production that is a dream come true for both film buffs and anyone who enjoys a good…