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Team Buckley presents Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite"

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- 460th Security Forces Squadron brings us Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" April 29, 2011. It is showing tonight for one night only at the LDC. Time magazine quotes it as "an avalanche of hilarity." (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman1st Class Marcy Glass)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- 460th Security Forces Squadron brings us Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" April 29, 2011. It is showing tonight for one night only at the LDC. Time magazine quotes it as "an avalanche of hilarity." (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman1st Class Marcy Glass)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Tech. Sgt. David Priest, Aerospace Data Facility Colorado, and Janet Evans, 460th Forces Support Squadron A Basin Child Development Center director, act out a scene as Sam and Karen Nash from Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" April 29, 2011. It is showing tonight for one night only at the LDC. Time magazine quotes it as "an avalanche of hilarity." (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman1st Class Marcy Glass)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Tech. Sgt. David Priest, Aerospace Data Facility Colorado, and Janet Evans, 460th Forces Support Squadron A Basin Child Development Center director, act out a scene as Sam and Karen Nash from Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" April 29, 2011. It is showing tonight for one night only at the LDC. Time magazine quotes it as "an avalanche of hilarity." (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman1st Class Marcy Glass)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Tech. Sgt. David Priest, Aerospace Data Facility Colorado and Janet Evans, 460th Forces Support Squadron A Basin Child Development Center director, act out a scene as Sam and Karen Nash from Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" April 29, 2011. Showing tonight at 1900 at the LDC, Team Buckley volunteers will be performing the first ever theater production at Buckley AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman1st Class Marcy Glass)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Tech. Sgt. David Priest, Aerospace Data Facility Colorado and Janet Evans, 460th Forces Support Squadron A Basin Child Development Center director, act out a scene as Sam and Karen Nash from Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" April 29, 2011. Showing tonight at 1900 at the LDC, Team Buckley volunteers will be performing the first ever theater production at Buckley AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman1st Class Marcy Glass)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Tech. Sgt. David Priest, Aerospace Data Facility Colorado and Janet Evans, 460th Forces Support Squadron A Basin Child Development Center director, act out a scene as Sam and Karen Nash from Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" April 29, 2011. The play tells the story of a couple spending what they thought would be a romantic anniversary but turns into a heated argument full of comedy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman1st Class Marcy Glass)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Tech. Sgt. David Priest, Aerospace Data Facility Colorado and Janet Evans, 460th Forces Support Squadron A Basin Child Development Center director, act out a scene as Sam and Karen Nash from Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" April 29, 2011. The play tells the story of a couple spending what they thought would be a romantic anniversary but turns into a heated argument full of comedy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman1st Class Marcy Glass)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo- -- Team Buckley brings us Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" April 29, 2011.

The play is composed of three acts, each involving different characters but all set in Suite 719 of New York City's Plaza Hotel. The first act, Visitor From Mamaroneck, introduces the audience to not-so-blissfully wedded couple Sam and Karen Nash, who are revisiting their honeymoon suite in an attempt by Karen to bring the love back into their marriage. Her plan backfires and the two become embroiled in a heated argument about whether or not Sam is having an affair with his secretary. The act ends with Sam leaving (allegedly to attend to urgent business) and Karen sadly reflecting on how much things have changed since they were young.

The second act, Visitor from Hollywood, involves a meeting between movie producer Jesse Kiplinger and his old flame, suburban housewife Muriel Tate. Muriel - aware of his reputation as a smooth-talking ladies' man - has come for nothing more than a chat between old friends, promising herself she will not stay too long. Jesse, however, has other plans in mind and repeatedly attempts to seduce her.

The third act, Visitor from Forest Hills, revolves around married couple Roy and Norma Hubley on their daughter Mimsey's wedding day. In a rush of nervousness, Mimsey has locked herself in the suite's bathroom and refuses to leave. This is the most comic of the acts, filled with increasingly outrageous slapstick moments depicting her parents' frantic attempts to cajole her into attending her wedding while the gathered guests await the trio's arrival downstairs. The scene ends and they finally get married.

Time magazine quotes it as "an avalanche of hilarity." Showing tonight for one night only at the LDC. Curtain is at 7pm.

(Information obtained from www.Wikipedia.org)

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