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#591 poster J

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Posted 19 April 2014 - 10:46 PM

I also thought Darvill was very good - a better actor than Declan Bennett, though not as good a singer, but he performed all the songs so well it didn't matter.  I miss the old ensemble though, they were so much more vibrant and so much more in sync - I realise it's not been long since cast change, but they had rehearsal time, and so I was quite disappointed overall, I expected better.  Zrinka was fabulous as usual, she'll definitely be missed.

I was quite irritated by the number of Darvill fans at the stage door who clearly hadn't seen the show and completely ignored/pushed past the rest of the cast who were trying to get out for a break...

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Posted 19 April 2014 - 11:44 PM

I can only second what's been said. I saw Arthur Darvill as 'Guy' a few weeks ago and was pleasantly surprised. Preferred him to Declan, overall. Arthur's a stronger actor and generally has more charisma, I think. I also agree that the old ensemble were more energetic and gelled better together.
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Posted Yesterday, 06:50 AM

View Postposter J, on 19 April 2014 - 10:46 PM, said:


I was quite irritated by the number of Darvill fans at the stage door who clearly hadn't seen the show and completely ignored/pushed past the rest of the cast who were trying to get out for a break...

Oh yes there were clearly Darvill fans who hadn't seen the show at SD. Even my son who is 16 commented on it. I find it a bit awkward and some of them weren't kids!

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Posted Yesterday, 10:21 PM

Some of them were even in Doctor Who costumes.  I thought it was a bit sad to be honest...

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Posted Yesterday, 10:40 PM

View Postposter J, on 20 April 2014 - 10:21 PM, said:

Some of them were even in Doctor Who costumes.  I thought it was a bit sad to be honest...

Must have been the same Dr Who fan who came dressed up as a Dr to The Almeida for American Psycho




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