Kings may encore; that is quite another matter; it delights everybody to see that the King is pleased; and as to the actor encored, his pride and gratification are simply boundless.
But the manager succeeded in persuading him to recall the encore, and said the company would feel sufficiently rewarded and complimented in the mere fact that the encore was desired by his Majesty, without fatiguing him with a repetition to gratify their own vanity.
But observe the moderation of the King; he did not insist upon his encore. If he had been a gladsome, unreflecting American opera-audience, he probably would have had his storm repeated and repeated until he drowned all those people.
But it's a list--a partial one at that-of dancemakers who have plied their art at Encores!.
Every year since it began in 1994, Encores! has blown the dust off three or four vintage Broadway musicals with meticulous, note-for-note, semi-staged productions that have acquired a devoted, perhaps even fanatic following.
Will Encores! Summer Stars hit "Damn Yankees" out of the park?
Expectations are high among theater fans in the bleachers, since Summer Stars, the series of tuner revivals that stemmed from the popular springtime Encores! program of concert readings of overlooked musicals, batted 1,000 in its initial outing.
West End Operatic Society is well-used to encores
. But later this month it will be dealing with an encore
of an altogether different variety.
City Center's Encores
! series began 16 years ago, but it was put on the map in 1996, with its production of Chicago.
It was a series called Encores
!, and the idea was to resurrect old musicals--not the acknowledged masterpieces, but the ones that would otherwise languish unseen and unheard--in quickie productions poised somewhere between staged readings and straight concerts.
Recently I was scrutinizing my hunting handguns and I noticed a void in some of the T/C Encore
line-up 1 had.
San Diego, CA, January 18, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Encore
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