The concept album certainly whets the appetite and features vocals by some classy performers.
“Great, marvelous, brilliant!” – KT Tunstall From Brighton (UK) to brighten your Monday (wherever in the world you happen to be) Ladies and Gentlemen ... it gives me very great pleasure to introduce you to fantabulous, foot stomping, toe tapping, steam punkiness at it's very best ... guaranteed to tickle your sousaphone ... I give you the... Continue Reading →
Yesterday I was presented with a musical theatre lover's dream scenario ... to be allowed access to the concept album of a new British musical that everybody will soon be talking about ... Tess.
Calling all musical theatre lovers! Am reposting Stagey Lady's piece on a new musical call Tess, based on the Thomas Hardy classic Tess of the d’Urbervilles. Get to know the cast and grow to love the score @ www.tessthemusical.com. In the meantime, here's a taster ... https://youtu.be/M4mR3moIi_U
So I hedged a bit before posting a parody of Le Mis, believing that nobody has the right to take the micheal out of such a beautiful contribution to the musical theatre ... but it really made me smile so I couldn't help myself.
I've always been a summer person and between the months of May and August, there is nowhere else I would rather be than on the beach. For as long as I can remember the sea has been like a magnet to me. Something to do with my maternal Greek grandmother's genes maybe? ... Continue Reading →
I can't believe that the iconic movie, Dirty Dancing was released on 12th May 1987. I was a mere baby at the time 😉 passionately in love with Patrick Swayze and consequently very jealous of Francis 'Baby' Housman AKA Jennifer Gray. So ... it has been thirty years since that iconic lift. I have been... Continue Reading →