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AHHHH I’VE NEVER HEARD HER SOPRANO BEFORE I AM SO HAPPY
Alan Cummimg & Cabaret - The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon
I’ve seen the seven wonders,
if you give or take a few.
But all them seven wonders,
well, they can’t compare to you.
Sutton Foster in Violet (2014).
Susan Blackwell licking people’s faces
Movie Genre: Musical
Born with the coming of sound, the movie musical had its base in vaudeville and opera. With its brazen blending of fantasy and reality, the musical provided audiences with an accessible and immediate escape from life, first in the Great Depression, and then beyond.
What to watch:
- The Merry Widow (Ernst Lubitsch, 1934)
- Meet Me in St. Louis (Vincente Minnelli, 1944)
- Singin’ in The Rain (Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen, 1952)
- West Side Story (Robert Wise, Jerome Robbins, 1961)
- Cabaret (Bob Fosse, 1972)
- Grease (Randal Kleiser, 1978)
- Dirty Dancing (Emile Ardolina, 1987)
- Moulin Rouge! (Baz Luhrmann, 2001)
- Chicago (Rob Marshall, 2002)
- Hairspray (Adam Shankman, 2007)
(Bergan, R. 2011. The Film Book: A Complete Guide To The World Of Cinema.)
Andrew Samonsky and Laura Osnes in South Pacific (2008).
"More than anything…"
Laura Bentanti - Part of your Independent Superwoman (x)
michelle williams and alan cumming in cabaret