Re: Oh, dear...
- In a message dated 1/11/00 6:19:04 AM Central Standard Time,
> Oh yeah, what's the difference between a woman, Strider's love interest soWell, you see, riding down to the Ford to rescue the travelers gives her
> natch she will be a star..
something to DO besides hanging around for centuries or is it decades putting
stitches into that banner... and I can see the viewpoint of the scripters
with so many characters to deal with, trying to get some of the less
necessary ones out of there...
Speaking of "how many characters do you need," - we usually =love= the
productions of the Nashville Children's Theatre, but last year they did MOBY
DICK with exactly four actors,* not even any sailors to stand around in the
background muttering "rhubarb rhubarb" and no visible whale except a piece of
whale skeleton on board. It just didn't work.
*Ahab, Queequeg, Ishmael, and either Starbuck or Stubbs, I forget which