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Honeymoon in Vegas transfer?

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Honeymoon in Vegas transfer?
Posted: 10/8/13 at 12:13pm
With reviews good, any idea when it will transfer to B'Way?
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 12:21pm
No clue. However, this seems like a good season for this one. I don't know if they're waiting for a theater to open up. (Also, they might need to be sure they can retain the cast, if they're hoping to keep them.)

I am still puzzled as to why I cannot find a Times review.
Dessie
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 01:01pm
As possible precedent-nyt reviewed Newsies at Papermill on Tues after Sun opening-Rooney was reviewer

Also will JRB want to have two scores in competition in same season?
After Eight
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 01:01pm
It's second rate, if that. It doesn't belong on Broadway. Vegas, maybe, if anywhere.
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 01:05pm
"It's second rate, if that. It doesn't belong on Broadway. Vegas, maybe, if anywhere."

Wow, After Eight-- That's practically an endorsement.
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 01:40pm
I don't think having two scores in one season can be a consideration. Its timing is probably more dependent on whether or not they raise the capital and can snag a theater.

Alan Menken had 2 scores in one season the year before last.
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 01:51pm
As we all (have to) agree, no decent musicals have been written since 1983!

Why they even bother these days, who can say?
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 02:00pm
I know, right? The Tap Dance Kid was the last true Broadway musical.
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 02:04pm
Marquis? Has "the Bodyguard" officially been announced? Or why not The Rodgers?
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 02:11pm
If/Then has the Rodgers after Romeo and Juliet closes.

I thought of the Marquis, which from all appearances could be a good fit, but I'm not sure if the producers of "The Bodyguard" have the theater on hold or something.
JayG
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 04:24pm
The Palace, I bet (If they even bring it in.)
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 05:16pm
Oh yeah, Palace. That'd be great for it. Has that "showy" quality.
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 07:51pm
Ruined by moving uptown.

No shame being a hit off Broadway musicals.
Emmaloucbway
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 09:05pm
I saw it at Paper Mill last weekend and really enjoyed it. I heard it is planning on a Broadway transfer; they just need a theatre. I bet many will be open come January.
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Posted: 10/8/13 at 11:09pm
I can't imagine any show starring Tony Danza singing could make it to Broadway even with the wonderful Rob McClure in it.
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Posted: 10/9/13 at 12:26pm
I quite liked the show when I saw it. It wasn't great, it wasn't normally something I'd choose to go and see, but it was fun if a little forgettable.

If it transfers though, please let Nancy Opel come with it! She was hilarious and truly the highlight of the show.
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Posted: 10/9/13 at 01:30pm
That's kind of how I feel about the show. No matter what they do with it, it'll never be a must-see. I just don't see it ever becoming a "hit" that will run for years. It's just not that unique.

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