YMMV / The Beggar's Opera

  • Breakout Character: Polly Peachum, to the point that it became a Star-Making Role for her actress and the sequel to the opera is entitled Polly.
  • Parody Sue: Polly
  • Star-Making Role: Lavina Fenton, the original Polly, became an overnight success, with high demand for her pictures, poems and books written about her, people were able to recognize her on and off-stage as "Polly", and she was briefly considered the most famous person in London.