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What’s Up With the Broadway Musical?

“That’s not imaginative – it’s just expensive.”

The Tony’s are this Sunday and over the past week, it seems I’ve read a glut of article about the piss-poor performance of the Broadway musical this past year. Terry Teachout mulls over this year’s Tony noms and likes none of them. Just looking at the list myself gives me the shudders – Shrek? Shrek?

Knowing the time and the money and the time and the money and the time and the money that goes into putting together a Broadway musical I’m constantly amazed when they suck. And sometimes they really, really suck. Just goes to show that time and money don’t always equal good. There’s always next year….

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Lindsay Price