While The Wedding Singer is never going to be a classic musical—Manhattan High has the classics covered with this week’s South Pacific—it proved to be an entertaining show that the university company was able to both enliven and substantiate. If the songs were undistinguished, the playing, singing (some of which recalled Meatloaf’s duets), and dancing gave the audience plenty of amusing diversion. If the story was familiar, so what? It’s a decent story.
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