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1955 and 1956 Peter Pan: Finally a Legit Release

About twenty-seven years ago I directed the musical version of Peter Pan at the F.M. Gaudineer Middle School in New Jersey. As my students had grown up without ever seeing the oft televised video tape of the Broadway version starring Mary Martin and Cyril Ritchard, their only association with the boy who wouldn’t grow up … Continue reading

Rediscovering Peter Pan

My mother tells me that I always had a connection with Peter Pan although I must confess I can’t remember anything about him until I watched the Mary Martin version on television in the early sixties. Oh yes, I also remember wanting the Disney soundtrack, the one with the record cover of Peter peering in … Continue reading