GLEE as Integrated Musical (Finally!)
If you read this blog with any regularity (and shame on you if you don’t), then you know that Glee is a show that drives me to distraction. I love it. I hate it. I hate to love it. Why do I have such passionate emotions for a television show? First of all, I don’t get out much. When you have two young children, one of whom is a baby who likes to wake up at all hours of the night, you find yourself at home, watching a lot of television. Yeah, it’s a sexy time over here.
But even more than that, my passionate response to Glee is very much tied to my love of the film musical. Watching a musical releases the endorphins in my brain. Because I love musicals so much, I have high expectations for Glee. And as you probably know, when you have high expectations for something, you will invariably be let down. I’m a glass half full kind of gal.
But this week’s episode of Glee, “Grilled Cheesus” (oh what a title!), did justice to the film musical. I’ve explained why in a post over at Antenna. If you’d like to read it, click here. Thanks ya’ll!
3 thoughts on “GLEE as Integrated Musical (Finally!)”
November 1, 2010 at 6:05 am
GLEE is the best musical TV show on earth ;;
June 29, 2011 at 5:30 pm
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September 22, 2011 at 12:23 pm
I used to be a huge fan, but never really got into yje 2nd series and haven’t watched the third at all.