The Playgoer: Bad Ideas for Musicals, Volumes XXII & XXIII

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Thursday, May 18, 2006

Bad Ideas for Musicals, Volumes XXII & XXIII

How about a blockbuster Oscar-winning Roman spectacular? Check.

A negligible fluff movie about wacky old guys that nobody saw? Check.

Who can begrudge artists their flighty notions. But when press releases are issued and producers shelling, let the mocking begin.

Read on and you'll see these are not dreamed up by songrwriters or playwrights desperate for good ideas--but by movie studios and producers desperate to be Disney. Pathetic.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

What do you think about the Lord of the Rings musical?