“...imagine if Donizetti and Puccini collaborated on the score of a Doris Day-Rock Hudson movie.” stage director, Ned Canty
"The music from the Met' radio broadcast is hard to hear because the audience is laughing so loud."
"at the dark moments, they don't whine...they sing and dance!"
"It's a queer world." Dick Dead Eye. " Dick Deadeye, ... such a revolutionary sentiment is enough to make an honest sailor shudder." Bo'sun