The first time I stepped foot in the Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma Production Center when actors were running about during a rehearsal, it was a little overwhelming…
That was last summer during TARZAN, and boy, have I learned a lot since then.
Here are my favorite things about music theatre (especially here at Lyric!)
1. There are men (not always in tights) and they sing.
2. Emotions run high. When there is laughter, it’s full-belly, and when there are tears, it’s a waterworks show. Did you see LES MISERABLES? I cried all four times I saw it.
3. Sometimes, there is magic – pure, intelligent magic when all of the pieces come together to make a phenomenal performance.
And at the end of the day…