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Theatre Thursday :: my thoughts on Peter Pan (live)

For some reason or another, I grew up with a VHS copy of the old production, with Mary Martin as Peter, and probably just because I watched the same things over and over when I was bored as a kid, I’ve probably seen that production something like thirty times.  729 more words

In Defense of Peter Pan Live

“Everybody’s a critic.” It’s true, because being a critic is easy– especially when you have Twitter and ready-made hashtags (like #SaveTinkerbell) that make your reviews easy to find. 839 more words

Honesty Hour

Peter Pan LIVE!

I have been dancing since I was three, and taking voice lessons for many years also; therefore I feel like it goes without saying that I love musical theater. 659 more words

What a Shame: A Bored Peter and a Boring Peter Pan

In the musical, Peter Pan, Captain Hook asks Pan who he is during his last encounter with the boy who would not grow up. 1,718 more words

Peter Pan Live

To be honest, I’ve not been an aficionado of Broadway musicals or shows of other stripes. Nor have I attended Broadway musicals in a way that could be described as more than sporadically and that’s over a lifetime. 1,005 more words

Reviews

...Get Hooked

Last night’s “Peter Pan Live!” delivered on its promise to be the live television event of the season.

While it was by no means perfect, it offered an entertaining evening of live theater, not to mention some entertaining commentary on Twitter. 269 more words

Opinion

I'm Flying!

Last night, Mary, Mom and I headed to my Aunt Mary’s to settle in and watch Peter Pan Live! with Bobby and Mary. Musicals have always been a big part of any family viewing time for us. 822 more words

Television