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A Video Review Show created by Christi “The Diva” Esterle in 2012, Musical Hell is hosted by Diva, a Noble DemonWith An F In Evil who has been shuffled off onto a small expansion shelf somewhere between the third and fourth circles of the Inferno. There, her job is to evaluate and punish the sins of the worst movie musicals ever created. The series posts once a month to RVT, RT Gomer Productions, and its own site.Musical Hell runs in tandem with ‘’Know the Score,’’ a Lighter and Softer companion piece that discusses soundtracks, film and stage musicals, theme songs, and any other form of dramatic music” that happens to strike Diva’s fancy.
Accentuate the Negative: The series premise is identifying and punishing the “sins” of its subjects. Inverted with the “Saving Grace,” which highlights positive elements that shine out in spite of the rest of the film.
So Okay, It's Average: Diva was surprised when she foundRock and Rule to be this, and doesn't condemn the characters or production staff to anything, instead opting to order them to study self-help books.
The Voice: Artistic representations exist, and she’s been known to manifest as a burst of flame or inside an inanimate object, but Diva herself is never seen onscreen.
Know the Score contains examples of:
Catch Phrase: “Hi, I’m Diva from Musical Hell, and I know the score!”