musical theatre meme → [4/10] shows → wicked
I’ve heard it said that people come into our lives for a reason, bringing something we must learn. And we are led to those who help us most to grow, if we let them, and they help us in return. Well, I don’t know if I believe that’s true, but I know I’m who I am today because I knew you.
“Emotion: Agitation or disturbance of mind; vehement or excited mental state.” It is also a powerful and irrational master. And from what Magenta and Columbia eagerly viewed on their television monitor, there seemed little doubt that Janet was indeed its slave.
“Musicals are something that your logic doesn’t get, but your emotions do. A good musical bypasses logic and here in this post-9/11 world of filmmaking, where it’s hard to get audiences to suspend disbelief and everything needs to make logical sense, musicals are just a hard sell. Not impossible, but they don’t jive with what’s common.” - Lindsay Ellis