Valley Playhouse Presents The One More Last Chance Diner

court-square-theaterValley Playhouse presents The One More Last Chance Diner, written and directed by Jay Zehr, at Court Square Theater in downtown Harrisonburg on August 11-21.

In this bittersweet romantic comedy, a colorful collection of misfits and dreamers celebrate love, death, breakfast and other mysteries of the universe while congregating at a bohemian southern restaurant. The original screenplay was written by Zehr, based on his experiences working in food service in the eighties and nineties.

The One More Last Chance Diner features a large cast of local theater veterans and newcomers, including Summer McGaffigan, Steve Winegard, Nevin Zehr, Dennis Lee, Will Browning, Eleanor Held, Joey Nunez, Kate Hoffmeyer and Daniel Mintz.

Jay Zehr has been acting, writing and directing plays since 1985. His last original show for Valley Playhouse wasIf There’s A Rock And Roll Heaven in 2015 and he has also directed The End Of The World As We Know It, Last Night of Ballyhoo, Dearly Departed, Our Town and Kiss the Moon, Kiss the Sun at Court Square Theater. The Valley Playhouse has been providing opportunities to participate in theatrical productions in Harrisonburg since 1966. As a community theater, Valley Playhouse welcomes novice and experienced actors, and volunteers for staff positions or stage crew.

Thurs. (8/11): 7:30
Fri. (8/12): 7:30
Sat. (8/13): 7:30
Sun. (8/14): 3:00
Thurs. (8/18): 7:30*
Fri. (8/19): 7:30
Sat. (8/20): 7:30
Sun. (8/21): 3:00

Adults: $12 in Advance / $14 at the Door
Seniors: $10 in Advance / $12 at the Door

Tickets are available in advance at or 540.433.9189

*Thursday (8/18) is “Pay What You Will Night”

Court Square Theater is located at 41-F Court Square in Downtown Harrisonburg.