We put on "Cats" this week with the students; I had forgotten how much I loved that show. I discovered musical theater when I was 12 - the same age as my students are - and it's nice seeing them discover it with us. Musical theater saved my adolescence. Senior Year
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Elaine Paige -Don't Cry For Me Argentina -Lyrics, 1985 My very favorite--saw this in London 3x w/Elaine Paige, the first Evita!
1972 "Morning Has Broken," a popular & well-known Christian hymn first published in 1931. words by English author Eleanor Farjeon & set to a traditional Gaelic tune known as "Bunessan" It is often sung in children's services. English pop musician & folk singer Cat Stevens included a version on his 1971 album Teaser and the Firecat. The song became identified with Stevens when it reached number six on the US pop chart and number one on the US easy listening chart in 1972."
29-4-2012 You're still young, that's your fault, / There's so much you have to know. / ... / All the times that I cried, keeping all the things I knew inside, / It's hard, but it's harder to ignore it. / If they were right, I'd agree, but it's them they know not me... [Cat Stevens, Father and Son]