But the icing on my Glasgow West End cake was A Play, A Pie and A Pint.
Amy's performance as Nollie Fairtree singing Honey Bun bought the house down, much to Connie's pique.
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.
How come it took the organisers until La La Land were well into their acceptance speeches to rectify the excruciatingly embarrassing situation? Congratulations to Moonlight by the way . And ... the Best Blooper Award for 2017 goes to The Oscars. https://youtu.be/rmL4Hydsj_k
I will follow him, is featured at the end of the 1992 film Sister Act and performed by the nuns' chorus, conducted by Sister Mary Clarence, also known as Deloris Van Cartier brilliantly played by Whoopie Goldberg. A fantastic cast which also included another stage and screen icon Dame Maggie Smith.
I frequently wax lyrical about how many incredibly talented people live on the small island of Jersey. Visitors to the island that were in the audience at the Opera House last night to see the Jersey Amateur Dramatic Club's performance of Boublil and Schonberg's Les Miserables could have been forgiven for thinking they were in... Continue Reading →