History Theatre / OnceUponAMattress

9th Jun '16 7:33:24 AM kataangluvr
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* TheMute: The King is the only silent character for whole musical. [[spoiler:He's able to get his voice back after Fred passes his wife's mattress test and the ''Queen'' becomes this.]]


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* TheVoiceless: The King is the only silent character for whole musical. [[spoiler:He's able to get his voice back after his son finally stands up to his mother and turns her into this.]]
9th Jun '16 7:29:53 AM kataangluvr
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* TheMute: The King is the only silent character for whole musical. [[spoiler:He's able to get his voice back after Fred passes his wife's mattress test and the ''Queen'' becomes this.]]
9th May '16 9:24:04 PM esq263
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* ArtisticLicenseBiology: In disclosing her pregnancy, Larken implies that the baby was conceived on Whitsunday, and subsequently mentions that the baby is due in November. The problem: Whitsunday, also known as Pentecost, can occur on May 11 at the earliest, and usually occurs somewhat later, resulting in a six-month due date. So, it's either an example of this trope, perhaps combined with WritersCannotDoMath, or a case of GettingCrapPastTheRadar.
8th May '16 4:52:08 PM esq263
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** When Larken reveals her pregnancy (with Harry as the father), he says that they shouldn't suffer all their lives just because ''she'' had a moment of weakness.
24th Apr '16 2:06:32 PM CJCroen1393
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* BigBad: Queen Aggravain is the main antagonistic force trying to drive a wedge between both of our romances.


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* TheDragon: The Wizard is Queen Aggravain's right-hand man.
22nd Apr '16 2:34:33 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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** [[IncrediblyLamePun Not to be confused with]] My Beloved [[HeyItsThatGuy Tom Smothers]] as Sextimus in one of the TV versions!

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** [[IncrediblyLamePun Not to be confused with]] My Beloved [[HeyItsThatGuy Tom Smothers]] Smothers as Sextimus in one of the TV versions!



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19th Oct '15 7:37:37 PM Josef5678
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* CutSong: "Very Soft Shoes" is cut from the television and film versions because it is a SuperfluousSolo. It's a singing and dancing number for the Jester that imparts some unnecessary background info on him, and it's done so late in the show that it conspicuously stops the plot.
29th Jan '14 12:48:40 AM dsneybuf
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Its most prominent claim to fame is that it was the breakout role for actress CarolBurnett, who played Princess Winifred on Broadway, and appeared in several TV versions of the musical (first playing the princess, and then switched to playing the Queen as she got older). One Broadway revival featured Sarah Jessica Parker in the role, and Tracey Ullman played her in the most recent TV film.

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Its most prominent claim to fame is that it was the breakout role for actress CarolBurnett, who played Princess Winifred on Broadway, and appeared in several TV versions of the musical (first playing the princess, and then switched to playing the Queen as she got older). One Broadway revival featured Sarah Jessica Parker in the role, and role. Tracey Ullman played her in the most recent TV film.
film, which premiered on ''[[Series/WaltDisneyPresents The Wonderful World of Disney]]'' in 2005.
19th Sep '13 10:35:46 PM Vendred
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** It's also a member of King Arthur's court, a sibling of Gawaine's. A male sibling, that is.
26th Jun '13 9:00:49 AM OddHack
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* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: Several in "An Opening for a Princess", while the court is bemoaning the WedlockBlock:
** "None of the ladies are having any fun"
** "No one is getting any... younger"
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