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Joule

Member Since 16 Feb 2007
Offline Last Active Apr 07 2014 11:38 AM
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In Topic: The Ongoing Wicked Discussion Thread

07 April 2014 - 11:40 AM

Re: Helen Dallimore: first Glinda I saw. Still can't decide whether she or Dianne is my favourite. Probably because I first saw Wicked so long ago.

Helen was very much the posh, in your face, annoying Glinda, Dianne a bit more likeable I think. Enjoyed both.

In Topic: Starlight Revival? Original Vs Reworked?

27 February 2014 - 08:07 PM

Definitely the 1984 version, given the choice. However, I'd prefer the 80s/90s version of the German production, just in English.

In Topic: Sam Barks As Velma

29 July 2013 - 10:33 AM

Hmmm, I can't make up my mind about Sam. Initially she really grated on me (on the telly), then her Eponine was not too bad in London. Movie was good singing-wise, but don't think she made Eponine all she could be acting wise (though could be direction), even though I'm really pleased for her and where she's getting at such a young age, and I'm so glad she got the job and not some celebrity.
Seeing this left me a bit underwhelmed again. A CZJ copycat. A Salonga copycat before that. I suppose we're all inspired and emulate other people in the things we do, but it just left me unimpressed after seeing this particular video.

In Topic: The Bodyguard

22 July 2013 - 08:11 AM

View Postwickedgrin, on 21 July 2013 - 09:05 PM, said:

Yes, Heather does no matinees.

Thanks for confirming.

Looks like all the Rachels are getting mixed reviews in any case!

In Topic: The Bodyguard

21 July 2013 - 08:55 PM

Forgive me for not reading too far back in this thread, but I couldn't resist the lastminute offer and have now booked a ticket for the 2nd August matinee. That means Gloria should be on, right?