We're going to be adding some advertisements to the forums! If you notice any weirdness around this or spot bad/inappropriate ads, please make a thread in the bugs forum.
"Updating" classics, or: How to spin corpses in graves.
So, I'm in a production of Anything Goes right now, a musical written around the 30's. It's held up surprisingly well. But the director has seen it fit to update it for a modern audience. An example.OriginalBilly
: Murray Hill Flowers? Where'd he find a name like that?Erma
: The Yellow Pages.
It's not great, but it's okay. Might get a chuckle or two.UpdatedBilly
: Murray Hill Flowers? Where'd he get a name like that, the Yellow Pages?Erma
: No, the internet of course, he Googled it!
That may be the most awkward attempt at humour I've ever heard.
So post about shitty updates/remakes in here.