The curtain rises just high enough to reveal a long line of tapping feet: a thoroughly appropriate intro, as those feet are the real stars of the show. The plot might centre around a leading lady battle, but this loving backstage fairy tale is really a paean to the chorus – the hard-working foundation upon which musical comedy (“the two most glorious words in the English language,” per the show) is built.
- @mrdavidjays Brilliant! Apparently in previews the 5 balloon kept attacking Patti - amazed it wasn't sacked 14 minutes ago
- @MarianKeyes 😘 48 minutes ago
- @stevenperkins The Shirley comment was a bit weird. Unless she took the (fair) comments about the routine personall… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 48 minutes ago