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Why Elphaba is a Map to what I Want in a Musical Character

Elphaba is my favorite musical character and she is one of the two protagonists from Wicked. I almost feel like she is a map to characteristics I want in a musical character. 154 more words

Musicals

Courageous Characters Found in Musicals

Courage cannot erase our fear. Courage is when we face our fear.

-Seize the Day, Newsies

What does the word courage remind me of in the world of musicals?

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Musicals

Feel the Love Tonight

Hot onstage kisses from the land of Broadway in honor of Valentine’s Day

Love is often a many-splendored thing on Broadway. Equally often, it is a non-splendored thing (oh, Alexander Hamilton … but we’ll endure that moment next season). 284 more words

Broadway

Ranking Characters who Deal with Unrequited Love

For this post, I am going to take a small break from favorite couples. This time I will be grading characters based upon unrequited love situations. 994 more words

Musicals

Something Wicked

There’s something wicked within me,
Something I cannot hide.
Despite my path, paved with bricks of gold,
I just can’t seem to get it right. 115 more words

Gay

New Blog Series: Favorite Couples

I decided to create a new blog series. Recently I have been talking about favorite musical theatre characters. Eventually I thought it would be amazing to talk about favorite couples. 602 more words

Musicals

Come with me to the Emerald City

Last fall, the owner of my alma matter dance studio contacted me asking if I was able to help out with their musical theatre production this year. 504 more words

Broadway