Rather than trying to mitigate the outlandishness and supremely dodgy sexual politics of this classic American musical, Rachel Kavanaugh’s smartly knowing production makes its absurdity a giddy virtue. A 1954 MGM Golden Age oddity adapted for stage in 1978, it loosely transposes the Roman rape of the Sabine women to 1850s Oregon, where eligible gals are scarce.
- @TobyonTV Absolutely. Shame, it's lost all power now - Stacey this week was basically griping that she hadn't got h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 8 hours ago
- @TobyonTV And next week everyone will get 10s anyway, so it's pretty meaningless #scd #strictly 8 hours ago
- @SheilaStenhouse @allisonpearson Not at all - but sadly she doesn't have the public vote #scd #strictly 8 hours ago