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I'm Genuinely Curious Whether Or Not You Can Guess The Broadway Shows My Dad's Trying To Describe

Yes, he has seen all of these shows.

  1. "The guy with the mask is misunderstood. I don't know; I slept through it."

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    The Phantom of the Opera

    The Phantom of the Opera playbill
    Via playbill.com
  2. "A woman had a lot of boyfriends at the same time, so she doesn't know which one is the father of her daughter. Everyone dances across the rocks of Greece and sings."

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    Mamma Mia!

    Mamma Mia playbill
    Via playbill.com
  3. "Oh god, I had to sit next to my mother-in-law during the sex scene. There's a lot of teen angst. They really rock out."

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    Spring Awakening

    Spring Awakening revival playbill
    Via playbill.com
  4. "A guy gets caught in a lie for a girl and cries a lot. I remember him sitting in a chair? And, his arm is broken? I guess I didn't pay close attention."

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    Dear Evan Hansen

    Dear Evan Hansen playbill
    Via playbill.com
  5. "Old English blokes tell jokes and make fun of Shakespeare."

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    Something Rotten!

    Something Rotten playbill
    Via playbill.com
  6. "This one's probably my favorite — it has the best song. A lost and abused woman escapes through baking. She has a baby and a gruff old man gives her his diner after he dies. I love Jessie Mueller."

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    Waitress

    Waitress playbill
    Via playbill.com
  7. "I remember the cast sat on stage the entire time and played instruments. There was a couple who fell in love and sang sad songs together."

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    Once

    Once the musical playbill
    Via playbill.com
  8. "A baker made bread. I remember the bread looked good. The music was disjunct. Bad things happened in the woods, and I did not like it."

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    Into the Woods

    Into the Woods revival playbill
    Via playbill.com
  9. "Oh no, the three hour nap! They sing everything, and everyone looks miserable."

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    Les Misérables

    Les Miserables playbill
    Via playbill.com

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