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February 23, 2009


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Very accurate observation. Half our marketing problems are caused by treating audience members like they are foundation grantors . . . and speaking to them in the same language.


Wow, he sure told you what was what....musical-hater.

Just confess it. No one will judge you, dude. It's okay to admit you only went to see "Xanadu" and "Caroline or Change" to stoke the flames of your hatred (so that there would be flames...flames...on the side of your face...and by the way when will someone stage that? I'd love to see a stage adaptation of *that* screenplay).

In seriousness, I think it has to do with the dichotomy between a theatre Critic and a theatre Reviewer. I seem to remember there was some Performink article on it. I'll nose around in their Archive and post the link if I can find it.


Ah yes. Here it is:


Part one of a seven part series...from 2001. Wow do I feel old.

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