“‘The Spitfire Grill’ gave Claudia Schneider [’77] the perfect opportunity to come home. Schneider grew up in Farmington, went to Colby College, and moved to New York to work as an actress. When she learned that Maine-based Good Theater had scheduled ‘The Spitfire Grill,’ she picked up the phone and made a cold call to director Brian Allen. ‘You don’t know me,’ she told him, ‘but I want to be in your production of ‘The Spitfire Grill.’ I am driving up from New York to audition.'”