History Trivia / AFunnyThingHappenedOnTheWayToTheForum

5th Apr '17 6:07:09 PM NWolfman
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* CreativeDifferences: Zero Mostel, who had been blacklisted for being a communist sympathizer in the 1950s, was totally unwilling to act in the show once he found out that it was to be choreographed by Jerome Robbins, who has named names to the HUAC, and only agreed to under the proviso that he and Robbins never had to speak to each other when they weren't working.
6th Nov '15 4:01:51 AM Morgenthaler
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* OfficialFanSubmittedContent - In one scene, the actor playing Pseudolus would turn to the audience and ask them for what line he should say.

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* CutSong: "Love is in the Air", "Invocation", and "The House of Marcus Lycus", amongst others -- some are included as underscoring, or added to revivals. Several of the lyrics from "Invocation" are recycled into "Comedy Tonight."
* OfficialFanSubmittedContent - In one scene, the actor playing Pseudolus would turn to the audience and ask them for what line he should say.say.
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3rd Feb '12 8:24:13 PM troacctid
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* HeyItsThatGuy: In the film, Crassus is the [[Series/DoctorWho Third Doctor]]. In no other movie are you going to witness a meeting between [[Series/DoctorWho The Doctor]] and [[ThePhilSilversShow Sergeant Bilko]].
** More to the point -- [[TheNavyLark CPO Pertwee]] and [[ThePhilSilversShow Sergeant Bilko]]. In fact, Jon Pertwee originated the role of Lycus in London, but [[ExecutiveMeddling the producers wanted a more recognizable name in the role, and so demanded Silvers]], [[WhatMightHaveBeen giving Pertwee the much smaller role of Crassus.]]
** And Frank Spencer from ''SomeMothersDoAveEm'' as Hero. Otherwise known as ThePhantomOfTheOpera.
** Not to mention Captain Peacock from ''Series/AreYouBeingServed'' as a sentry.
*** And Mr. Goldberg (Alfie Bass) as a guard at the arena.
3rd Feb '12 7:22:04 PM DragonQuestZ
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*** And Mr. Goldberg (Alfie Bass) as a guard at the arena.

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*** And Mr. Goldberg (Alfie Bass) as a guard at the arena.arena.
* OfficialFanSubmittedContent - In one scene, the actor playing Pseudolus would turn to the audience and ask them for what line he should say.
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