History YMMV / NextToNormal

13th Apr '18 8:44:48 AM twilicorn
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* MemeticMutation: "I'm Alive" seems to be getting used a lot in WebAnimation/YouTubePoop.
10th Mar '18 11:47:29 AM GothicProphet
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** Gabe. [[spoiler: If you really believe his presence is there.]] He doesn’t want to be forgotten by a family he barely knew. Also, [[spoiler: a medical tragedy robbed him of life when he was infant.]]

to:

** Gabe. [[spoiler: If you really believe his presence is there.]] He doesn’t want to be forgotten by a family he barely knew. Also, [[spoiler: a medical tragedy robbed him of life when he was infant.]]]]
----
5th Sep '17 5:09:28 PM makesshoes
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* DawsonCasting: Partially averted--although Creator/AaronTveit was twenty-five playing eighteen, Jennifer Damiano was still in high school herself when she started playing Natalie in the original off-Broadway production.

to:

* DawsonCasting: Partially averted--although Creator/AaronTveit Played straight with Creator/AaronTveit, who was twenty-five 25 playing eighteen, an 18 year old, and Adam Chanler-Berat who was 22, and playing a 17 year old. Averted with Jennifer Damiano Damiano, who was still in high school herself around 17 when she first started playing Natalie in the original off-Broadway production.Natalie.
5th Sep '17 10:09:39 AM Sheepeditor
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* DarknessInducedAudienceApathy: The show has plenty of funny and sweet moments, but it does ''not'' sugar-coat the difficulty of treating Diana's illness, nor the toll that it's taking on her family. The BittersweetEnding might not be enough for some audience members who keep waiting for ''something'' positive to happen for the Goodmans.
8th Jun '17 12:24:04 PM JBK405
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* InformedAbility: We are told Natalie is a genius, yet she is shown struggling with schoolwork and piano, which people in real life have been able to manage without any problem. Although this may be a result of her having to deal with a dysfunctional family, in any case, as far as we can tell, she doesn't seem to have any abilities that seem Yale-worthy.
19th Nov '16 10:31:45 PM skzip887
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** Also inverted, as it won the Pulitzer despite not being nominated. There was signifigant blowback for not only spurning the nominees, but for choosing a Broadway show over lesser-known plays.
7th Jun '15 2:14:59 PM beack7
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* AwardSnub: The lack of a Tony nomination for Creator/AaronTveit.

to:

* AwardSnub: The lack of a Tony nomination for Creator/AaronTveit. And the loss of Best Musical for many.
28th May '15 7:49:02 AM beack7
Is there an issue? Send a Message


*** Is it "Natalie to..." or "Natalie, too" though? On the album it sounds like she means the latter.
28th May '15 7:29:20 AM LaStella
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

*** Is it "Natalie to..." or "Natalie, too" though? On the album it sounds like she means the latter.
4th Jan '15 5:22:40 PM bittersweet
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** Although, it is said that she's 16 years old and talking about going to Yale in May if her recital goes well. She would have to be a senior, which would would make her 17, so maybe she is that smart that she skipped a grade and can stay on top of a senior course load.
This list shows the last 10 events of 27. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=YMMV.NextToNormal