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Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Photo of the Day

Yep, that's the Fonz. Henry Winkler playing Captain Hook in a Liverpool "Panto." From an NYT story today that would be interesting if they bothered to educate US readers on what the hell British Pantomime tradition is.

Can any of you do a better job explaining it to us? Or at least provide a good link, other than Wikipedia? Much obliged.

1 comment:

Michael Clark said...

The British Players in Kensington, Maryland, perform a pantomime every other Christmas season. Their page about Pantomime is at: