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Posts Tagged ‘musicals

Nine Rehearsal Montage

October 20, 2009

I’m looking forward to this movie. Chicago may be radically different from the stage show but it’s still a pretty good film, and Nine looks to be basically the same style. It’s also got some awesome actresses in it – Cotillard, Kidman, Cruz, Dench…and, uh, Fergie. And DDL, who is amazing. Advertisements

All singing, all dancing ~ Glee

October 17, 2009

The pilot for hot new show Glee aired absolutely ages ago, but it’s now running as a full series and is well worth checking out…unless you’re like my boyfriend and are a soulless hater of musicals. The show follows a group of misfits who attend their high school’s ‘Glee Club’ (if, like me, you have […]

Musicals at the fringe- from the sublime to the ridiculous

September 4, 2009

Being in a musical myself, and with the good fortune to be a performer at ‘Musical Theatre @ George Square’ (which granted me free tickets to everything at the venue), my fringe experience included a large number of musicals, which as the title suggests ranged from the hugely enjoyable to the, well…rubbish. Murder Mystery Musical […]