Here We Go Again...
The Sound of Music lifts one's spirits
sells out community theatre seats
as does Oklahoma;
actors resign themselves,
wish for avant-garde, a tiny bit Bohemian,
even mildly revolutionary
but humming patrons
singing along with familiar wins the day.
Next season promises Grease.
by Margaret Bednar, April 26, 2018
This is linked with "Imaginary Garden with Real Toads - Day 27 - Let's Join the Children"
and with NaPoWriMo 2018 (30 poems in 30 days)
Having a little fun as these theatre classics have their place and I do enjoy them, but they are over done in the sense that most community theatre's and high schools do them over and over again. I NEVER need to see another production of Wizard of Oz again. Grease is fun and always will be for me, but it is probably overdone in high schools :)
I invite you to listen to me read my poem: