‘City Boy Blues’ – Motley Crue
Y’know, a College Theatre Studies course is all well ‘n’ good, but I often wish I could have been on a course that was less about theory and more about practice. I wish I’d had something more to sink my teeth into, perhaps a nice song ‘n’ dance job like Grease. God, I loved that show. I would, of course, present myself as a complete theatrical ignoramus if I were to say it was the most brilliantly acted and flawlessly directed play I’d ever seen – FAR FROM IT – but it was really enjoyable. It felt so right. So comfortable. So good. THE ATMOSPHERE WAS BEAUTIFUL. I WAS NO LONGER IN NEW COLLEGE ’88, I WAS AT RYDELL HIGH ’59. TRANSPORTED… I felt so ‘relaxed’ as a viewer.
I can’t wait to get video ‘n’ audio copies of NEW College’s GREASE.
NOW A PRAYER:
Why is Nyall a shit?
HOW IS IT GA’NG? AHR ARE THEE? Z’OLRAIGHT? Z’IT? Z’IT OLRAIGHT…?
Guts! Spleens! Arteries!
SHOCK! BLONDIE has been run over + is in intensive CAHR! Oooh!
I feel really, really, really ILL!!!
Stan is a gee.
‘HE’S A BIT OF A WIDE BOY’
Jon Winterfood 1988
A giant, spindly, grinning spider in a cowboy hat, customised with buffalo horns…
I did a review o’ my exam piece YESTERDAY. I didn’t know the words as well as I should. But… I WAS ‘MOCK’ ASSESSED. And after a day of pooing my pants and being scared ‘n’ being spurred on by
My pieces were marked very highly…
AND I CAME TOP IN’T’ YEAR!
17/20! FROM ALMOST SCRATCH –
IN A DAY!
So I’m chaffed.
So… how R U?
GREASE IS ACE! GET ME AN AUDIO COPY [OR E’EN VID] O’ YOUR SHOW!
Say ‘hi’ to MANDA for me + ALL T’OTHERS
TELL ‘EM THEY WAS
WOW. THIS MAY SHOCK YOU OR SURPRISE YOU BUT I’M THINKING OF STARTING A
‘HANNAH MUNDAY (OUR FRENCHY!)
I mean you were the best up there, but she WAS a girl and, y’know… She’s really lodged herself in my head. Ace actress. A lot of presence. GOD KNOWS WHAT SHE’S REALLY LIKE, but I’M FASCINATED AND PERPLEXED BY HER! Tell HANNAH I’m thinking of her [ho-ho-ho!]
Anyhow, Zuko, thanx for GREASE.
Look out for a book in WHS called Fantastic TV, with episode guides in it for: Voyage To The Bottom Of The Sea, Kolchak, Lost In Space, Space 1999, Twilight Zone, Outer Limits, Night Gallery, Star Trek, Prisoner, Thriller AND MOOHAW! ‘TIS HACE.
Avengers Anew is crap!
Fave Records at mo’: ‘Evergreen’+ ‘Beirut’ by In2 a O; ‘Raining On Prom Night’, ‘Look At Me I’m Sandra Dee’ from the Grease soundtrack; ‘Badlands’ by Sugarblood AND ALL T’USUAL.
Fare the well for now, matey-boy.
A zeppelin chugs by with ‘PLAY GREASE’ written on it…
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