Tag: Marcus Rivera

Marcus Rivera to play ‘Larry’ in Company

The plot revolves around Bobby (a single man unable to commit fully to a steady relationship, let alone marriage), the five married couples who are his best friends, and his three girlfriends. Unlike most book musicals, which follow a clearly delineated plot, Company is a concept musical composed of short vignettes, presented in no particular chronological order, linked by a celebration for Bobby’s 35th birthday.

Company was among the first musicals to deal with adult themes and relationships. As Sondheim puts it, “Broadway theater has been for many years supported by upper-middle-class people with upper-middle-class problems. These people really want to escape that world when they go to the theatre, and then here we are with Company talking about how we’re going to bring it right back in their faces.”

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The king and I

As things are very busy at the moment, and I thought a good feature about the musical would be the best thing now, here is a good piece written about the show. Enjoy!   Written by Marika Bryant Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Prayer chimes, incense […]

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The King and I Australia 2014 is about to happen

About three weeks ago the cast met for the first time. The opening is only a week from now and Marcus Rivera has been learning the script and songs.   The production is based on the 1944 novel Anna and the King of Siam, by […]

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Another opening of another show

I am currently and have been on a break now for 3 weeks since The Centennial Hotel sold and closed for renovations. This down time has been rather dull and at the same time fruitful, as it has given time to prepare for the upcoming […]

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Let’s talk about 2014!

It has been a long time I have not taken care of this page as I wish but this is going to change. For 2014 I am going to try to write at least one post a week and talk about things of my interest, […]

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