“Yes, I did not realize that when I wrote my comment. I'm going to rewatch it now knowing that. I am guilty of what i posted elsewhere. Great theatrical productions have been 'frozen' in time because of the movie versions and producers have been afraid to update or redo them.”
“The Sound of Music was a stage musical before it was a movie--this is what we watched last night.”
ae12wrangell on Dec 6, 2013 at 18:40:52
“I agree, but still there are way too many comment about Carrie Underwood 'trying' to be the next Julie Andrews. 1) Only Julie Andrews will be Julie Andrews 2) Only Carrie Underwood will be Carrie Underwood 3) The entire Live Production could have been better IF; Grumman Studios rented out a very large area of land, with a villa on it.
4) In hindsight, it's over, done. The end. So why do we go on, and on, and on, and on, and on, and on, and on, and on, etc., etc., etc., etc., etc., etc., etc. about something that we can not change?”
“Nor where I live. But the local Catholic church has priest issues.....we won't go into it....and in the next town, three of four Catholic parishes have been closed in the past few years, as well as the parochial school. Even the cathedral has closed its school. The word is that the numbers of those Catholics regularly going to, and giving to, the church in my state has dropped 60% in the past eleven year. Indeed, a number who have joined my summer Episcopal church are Catholics.”
“Hillary I've heard,Valerie,not known anyone with that name.I do know a gal that is Valerie but she is called Val.One name you don't see anymore is Belinda.I think mostly Hispanic use the name now.Then there is Veronica.”