A bittersweet comedy with songs about a man who is a failure as a candy salesman. Produced by the Piccolo Theatre as a podcast. Sweets, a candy salesman down on his luck must improve his sales, because the low rent building where he and his wife live has been sold. His wife Sylvia, a former burlesque star, hasn’t left their apartment in six months. To add to his woes, Sweets has to deal with Fairchild, his sales manager who is suffering from post-traumatic stress. Fairchild’s secretary, Goldie develops a romantic interest in her boss, but finds it near to impossible to deal with him. Sweets: Ken Raabe, Sylvia: Deborah Proud,
Fairchild: Chris Biddle, Goldie: Amy Gorelow, Accordionist: Jim Dossa, Play & Lyrics: Kathleen Lombardo, Music: Robert Lombardo.
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(Colorblind casting for Fairchild and Goldie)