Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Roger & Maureen. Collins stands center stage. The cast stands in a straight line without moving for this song, which only adds to the power of the lyrics.
"Lenny Bruce". Collins and Roger: Ginsberg, Dylan, Cunningham and Cage/
Collins: Lenny Bruce/
Roger: Langston Hughes/
Maureen: To the stage!/
Person #1: To Uta/
I could go on, but I'll stop here. That is by far my favorite song in the show!
wine. "Chatting not about Heidegger, but wine." Heidegger is a reference to Nathaniel Hawthorne's parable, "Dr. Heidegger's Experiment."
MIT. They expelled him for his theory of "actual reality." Collins' next job is at NYU. He teaches computer age philosophy.
brown. Collins and Angel find the coat being sold by a street vendor in St. Mark's Place during "Christmas Bells."
he is mugged. "What do you mean, detained?" On his way to visit Mark and Roger, Collins is beat up by thugs. Because he has no money, they steal his coat.
A little bird told her. "Then again, maybe we won't screen it tonight."
"I wonder how Alison found out about Mimi."
"Maybe a little bird told her."
"Or an angel."
|"And Mark Cohen will preview his new documentary about his inability to hold an erection on the High Holy Days." What are the High Holy Days?||Roger Davis: The Quiz
The time between Rosh Hashanah and the end of Yom Kippur. As a fan of Roger, hopefully you looked up what he meant by "the High Holy Days." Mark, being Jewish, probably observes the ten days between the Jewish New Year--Rosh Hashanah--and the Day of Atonement--Yom Kippur. If I tricked you with "the time between Yom Kippur and the end of Rosh Hashanah," then think about how long that time would be--355 days!
|Are these lyrics from "One Song Glory" correct? "One song before the sun sets, glory -- on another empty life. Time flies and then no need to endure anymore. Time dies."||Roger Davis: The Quiz
No. I combined the first time he says "time flies" with the ending. The lyrics should read: "One song before the sun sets, glory -- on another empty life. Time flies-- time dies. Glory -- One blaze of glory. One blaze of glory --glory."
Tune Up #1. In "Tune Up #1", Roger sings "I'm writing one great song..." before Mark cuts him off to announce the phone is ringing. The same thing occurs in "Tune Up #2". Between "Tune Up #3" and "One Song Glory", Roger sings "I'm writing one great song before I..."
This. "First shot Roger, tuning the Fender guitar he hasn't played in a year!"
"This won't tune!"
"So we hear. He's just coming back from half a year of withdrawal."
"Are you talking to me?"
"Not at all!"