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"The Producers"

By David Herman   July 2005

The Producers

The stage show of The Producers was a huge hit on Broadway. It won huge critical acclaim and no show has won as many Tony awards. “It is,” said the New York Times, “the real thing.” And, then, despite Richard Dreyfuss’s controversial withdrawal, Mel Brooks’s musical became a sell-out hit in the west end, won more awards and even more critical acclaim. Now they are going to make a movie of the stage show of the movie. 

Am I missing something here? I certainly was when I went to see the London production. I have never felt…

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