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Jon

Member Since 13 Feb 2007
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In Topic: Blithe Spirit, Gielgud Theatre

Yesterday, 07:49 PM

I imagine Angela Lansbury probably is getting paid very well, I remember Sonia Friedman on Front Row saying a play in London can cost around £500,000 so the £750,000 sounds about right. Its a shame we don't get the box office grosses here, would be interesting how other shows do in comparison,

In Topic: Future Revivals

Yesterday, 06:41 PM

Hairspray I imagine will be a staple of tours in years to come, I'd like to see someone do a new version of The Producers or Beauty and the Beast but I wonder if either of them can be altered dramatically.

I think some shows like West Side Story and A Chorus Line which have restrictions of what can or can't be changed are at risk of becoming museum pieces if creative teams aren't allowed to reinterpret the material.

In Topic: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Yesterday, 05:55 PM

TBH My Family was more bland than bad, the fact that Zoe Wanamaker with the show does somewhat prove it was an easy paycheck, both complained about the quality of the scripts but yet both could have easily have left the show

In Topic: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

17 April 2014 - 10:40 PM

Robert Lindsay is talented but I do think he shouldn't be using Twitter if he cannot take criticism, Shenton is a critic and entitled to his opinion even if the performers disagree.

In Topic: We Will Rock You 2 Workshop

15 April 2014 - 08:12 PM

Mamma Mia 2 probably was considered but I imagine they've seen how badly musical sequels do and decided against it. Even Hairspray was considered for a sequel.