Racial politics, addiction, violence and economic hardship. The subject matter of Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II’s musical, based on Edna Ferber’s sprawling novel, shocked on its 1927 premiere, as did its integrated story and score and revolutionary dramatic heft.
- @michaelhogan True - always happens. If he gets the thrills up again next ep, no one will care. This week's was a bit of a snooze 14 hours ago
- @michaelhogan Def joyless to take it to this extreme, tho arguably Mercurio's dramas - in contrast to those egs - a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 14 hours ago
- RT @pronounced_ing: “A certain kind of man not getting exactly what he wants, precisely when he wants it, will truly believe he’s suffering… 17 hours ago