1) For the following list of shows please go to www.YouTube.com and view
of two different songs from each of the shows listed. For
by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II
Song: “If I Loved You”
: Listen to and supply the website link.
: Provide a short written critique* for each example.
Song: “June Is Busting Out All Over”
: Listen supply the website link.
: Provide a short written critique for each example.
Anything Goes, Crazy for You, On The Town, Annie Get Your Gun, Guys
and Dolls, Flower Drum Song, Camelot, The Fantasticks, Hello,
Dolly!, Sweeney Todd, Evita, Miss Saigon, The Color Purple,
Thoroughly Modern Millie, The Full Monty, Rocky Horror, Spring
Awakening, Kinky Boots, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Mamma Mia.
2) The CRITIQUE: What are you listening for/analyzing? Who is the main
performer(s) and what role is he/she doing? Please (in a short paragraph) give
your personal critique of each performance. What is in this performance (full
orchestration or piano, dance, singing, was it comedic or dramatic, were the
characters/actors believable, was it farcical in nature or presented in a
“heightened” manner, etc., etc.) and did you like it or not like it?
3) You may choose to view professional and/or amateur productions…it is up to you.
The preferred choice would be to view the selection from a full production OR
4) Please make sure that all
are placed in
Points will be taken off for those found to
not be in
this prescribed format. Thank you!