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Cary Players’ “Over the River and Through the Woods” Entertains, But Fails to Hit Deeper Notes

A big part of the problem here is that the play is staged by guest director Tina Vance as strictly comedy. Proper attention is not paid to key scenes that should give the story a lot of heart, such as Nunzio’s musings about families and how they grow apart.

Joe DiPietro’s “Over the River and Through the Woods” Is a Hilarious Comedy About an Italian-American Family

The Cary Players will present a community-theater production of “Over the River and Through the Woods,” a 1998 Off-Broadway hit comedy written by Tony Award®-winning Teaneck, NJ-born playwright and lyricist Joe DiPietro (Memphis), on Oct. 1-3 and 7-10 in the Page-Walker Arts & History Center in Cary, NC.