(August 21, 1996 to November 10, 1996) She played Gay Wellington in George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart's play, "You Can't Take It With You," at the New Theatre Restaurant in Overland Park, Kansas with Don Knotts (Martin Vanderhoef); Dodie Brown (Penelope Sycamore); Heidi Gutknecht (Essie); Richard Frontman (Paul Sycamore); Jim Kormke (Mr. De Pinna); Scott Cordes (Ed); Hollis McCarthy (Alice); James Andrew Wright (Henderson); Craig Benton (Tony Kirby); Evan Gamsu (Boris Kolenkhov); Jim Shelby (Mr. Kirby); Bonita Hanson (Mrs. Kirby); Kevin Fewell (Mac); Patrick Hill (Man); Brian R. Davidson (Jim) and Ronetta Wallman (Olga) in the cast. Richard Carrothers and Dennis D. Hennessy were artistic directors. Richard Carrothers was also director. Joe R. Fox III was producer. Randy B. Winder was lighting designer. Howard Jones was scenic designer. Lynda K. Myers was costume designer. Roger Stoddard was sound designer. Ron Megee was properties coordinator. Charles D. Adamson was company manager. Kathy Stengel was stage manager. Keith Reece was swing stage manager. Treva Farrell was dance consultant. Joel Poinsett was music coordinator and audio engineer.Duane A. Hobert was technical director. Eddie Ocheskey was resident technician. Charlie Ream was production assistant. David Beatty was assistant technical director.