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I have changed my pen name once again, if you already haven't noticed. Since I changed my name and haven't updated my profile in a while, my interests have shifted quite a bit.
Earlier this school year, my English teacher decided for us to read the novelization of "West Side Story," by Irving Shulman. At first, I thought I wouldn't like it very much, but then we watched the movie (if you haven't seen it, look it up on YouTube--it is fantastic!) I got hooked on so much. The movie starred the late and great Natalie Wood and Rita Moreno. It won ten Oscars, including Best Picture of 1961. Then I really got into the Broadway versions of the musical. "West Side Story" first opened on Broadway in 1957 (I have the full original cast recording, including the Symphonic Dances) and there have been only two revivals of it, in 1980 and more recently in 2009. This musical has made me want to go into theatre. As they say, I fell down the rabbit hole.
Then I got completely obsessed with Natalie Wood. Her movies are fantastic (my favorites of hers are "Rebel Without a Cause," "Splendor in the Grass," "West Side Story," and "Gypsy".) All of this lead to my fascination with the musical, "Gypsy." If you've never heard of it, look it up.
The big screen version of the show, in 1962, starred Rosalind Russell as the main character, Mama Rose, but the original Broadway production in 1959 starred Ethel Merman. So far, there have been four revivals of "Gypsy" on Broadway: in 1974 (starring Angela Lansbury), 1989 (starring Tyne Daly), 2003 (starring Bernadette Peters), and 2008 (starring my favorite Broadway actress, Patti LuPone.)
Now, even more recently, if you couldn't tell by my newest pen name, I am now a full-fledged Whovian. Yes, I now watch Doctor Who, and am completely OBSESSED with it. For those of you who have noticed my new avatar, yes, David Tennant is my first Doctor, and my favorite Doctor. The very first episode of Doctor Who I ever watched was the Series 4 Christmas special, "Voyage of the Damned", and I've been in love ever since.
Since then, I have watched Christopher Eccleston's Doctor (Ninth Doctor) and absolutely loved his portrayal (I often think that not enough people apprieciate his Doctor, but they really should! If it wasn't for him, Doctor Who wouldn't be going still.) I'm also EXTREMELY in love with Matt Smith's Eleventh Doctor; he's just so quirky and funny and cute and adorable, all at the same time (and yes, I do think that bowties are cool.) And I'm really looking forward to watching Peter Capaldi's Twelfth Doctor in action, although the new season of Doctor Who doesn't start till August. (MOFFAT!!!!!!)
That is all.
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