Tuesday, May 09, 2006

Hello, Dolly!They just don't make musicals like this any more. There are some who would be glad for that - the plot is but a fragile apology to draw together song and dance numbers. Some of us, however, love big, splashy, exaggerated musical scenes, of which there are many. Glittering stage numbers case a high Barbra Streisand as Dolly Levy, a New York matchmaker who can find a teammate for anyone. Anyone but herself, that is. Regulated to wed rich Walter Matthau, she lures him out of Yonkers and sets...

Hello, Dolly!


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