KevinUK, on 09 April 2013 - 08:33 PM, said:
"Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead" - currently #2 on iTunes.
How depressing. People have no imagination. Where's the Billy Elliot song on that list?! Also, Tramp The Dirt Down by Elvis Costello? Stand Down Margaret by The Beat?
wickedgrin, on 09 April 2013 - 07:13 PM, said:
Well we have had Evita, Marilyn, Piaf etc. Now in production "Maggie! The Musical!" It will be patriotic, divisive and controversial. The hottest ticket in town. Number include - "The Ladies not for Turning", "Argentine Tango", "Where there is harmony let us bring discord", "Milk Snatcher Thatcher", and the " Brighton Bomb Ballet" at the end of Act One.
You've pretty much written it. Tag Line: "There can be no
Love scenes with Reagan/Pinochet? Miners' Lament? Abolition Blues and GLC You Later featuring the Red Ken Chorus? There'd have to be a brilliantly choreographed depiction of the poll tax riots, and a dramatic number called "No! No! No!"
PS About 4 years ago there was already a play called The Death of Margaret Thatcher, which I saw at the Courtyard Theatre in Shoreditch. It was more about news coverage than about MT but I got the sense the writer wanted the eye-catching title so much he didn't think much further about the content.
Turn up the signal... wipe out the noise