Barn Theatre Club presents

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Moonlight and Magnolias

By Ron Hutchinson
Directed by Jack Wood
22nd – 30th March 2013

Movies and Mayhem – a hilarious comedy of the golden days of Hollywood

Legendary producer David O Selznick has just suspended filming of the most eagerly anticipated movie of all time, Gone With The Wind, scrapping the script and sacking its director in the process. He drafts in script doctor Ben Hecht to rewrite it, but Hecht happens to be the only man in the country who’s not read the novel. Along with director Victor Fleming, whom they’ve poached from the set of The Wizard of Oz, they have five days to rescue the fil

Show Talks

Free-of-charge pre- and post-show talks:

  • Wednesday 27th at 7.30pm in the Clubroom
    Director Jack Wood talks in detail about David O. Selznick, Victor Fleming and Ben Hecht.
  • Thursday 28th at 7.30pm in the Clubroom
    Dr. Cindy Lawford enlarges upon the making of Gone With the Wind.
  • Friday 29th after the performance
    Cast members stay on stage to answer audience questions.
Part of the Barn’s 2012-2013 Season.


Directed by
Jack Wood


David O. Selznick
Ben Hecht
Miss Poppenguhl
Victor Fleming
Voices on the telephone


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