Elicia Miller Weighs in on Musical Comedy Exploring Single-life Fantasy
To some, the theatrical exploration of a fragile marriage might seem too heavy a topic to come alive in a musical comedy.
Insight’s own Elicia Miller was asked to weigh in on the subject.
The production in question examines the married life of Pam and Allen as they dream about the magnificent lives they would be leading had they not tied the knot some nine years ago.
“The musical’s premise taps into our cultural assumptions about what marriage should be.” said Miller.
“People sometimes have this attitude now that marriage is going to slow you down, or it’s going to stop you from achieving your dreams…It’s an unfortunate societal perspective, but I think with this type of play, it will stimulate conversation, and people really should talk about these issues instead of pretending they don’t exist.”
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