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#11 Steve10086

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Posted 01 June 2013 - 06:26 AM

I think you must have stolen them ;-)

#12 CathyFromLex

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Posted 01 June 2013 - 08:00 AM

View PostSteve10086, on 01 June 2013 - 06:26 AM, said:

I think you must have stolen them ;-)
Well, I have them and I don't remember paying for them, so ... oops.  I may be a wanted criminal in the West End.

#13 Eatbigsea

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Posted 03 June 2013 - 11:46 PM

Just back from New York myself and I couldn't agree more about Pippin. I was really annoyed that I wasted my one free Sunday afternoon theatre slot on that. The acrobatics were good (although not as good as Cirque du Soleil) and the singing fine, with Patina Miller a particular standout, but the book was so dire I just felt like I was completely wasting my time. It reminded me of the Fantasticks, which I think is similarly faux-sentimental and simple. It may have worked in the 70s, but I thought it was incredibly dated and silly in today's context.




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