1. "Be Our Guest" from Beauty and the Beast - This is perhaps the quintessential feast scene from the musical theatre canon. The movie pulled out all the stops, unleashing an animated firestorm of popping champagne bottles, dancing dishes, and entree after steaming entree. The stage musical recreates the scene in real life with some very impressive costumed dancers.
2. "Food, Glorious Food" from Oliver! - After breaking our hearts with an iconic scene where poor Oliver asks for more of that nas... [Read more]
The national tour of Fiddler on the Roof carries on the legacy of a legendary piece of musical theatre history. When Fiddler opened on Broadway in 1964, it ran for a record-breaking 3,242 performances, and it has since seen countless professional productions all over the world. It may not be the flashiest or most stylistically current musical in the world, but it is an iconic and important one with universal themes that are just as relevant today as when it was written.
I think my favorite part ... [Read more]