Kelly Clarkson Loves the Idea of a ‘Gilmore Girls’ Musical

by Jeremy Spirogis
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While Gilmore
Girls
followers are awaiting phrase on a second revival season on Netflix, there
are just a few stars who’ve a wholly totally different concept for the individuals of Stars
Hollow. Kelly
Clarkson
is totally enamored with the thought of a Gilmore Girls
musical, and Lauren Graham, who portrayed Lorelai
Gilmore
for seven seasons, doesn’t assume it’s a foul concept, both.

The
concept of a Gilmore Girls musical was born on The Morning Show

Amy
Sherman-Palladino, the mastermind behind Gilmore
Girls,
isn’t in opposition to the thought of crafting a second revival season on
Netflix. In reality, Sherman-Palladino even had a clause written into her contract
with Amazon that might permit her to craft future seasons of the sequence for
Netflix. The idea of a musical, nonetheless, wasn’t her concept.

Instead,
the thought was born on Apple’s flagship sequence, The
Morning Show
. During an episode of the sequence, reporters are despatched to
cowl the opening of a musical. The manufacturing was Gilmore Girls: The
Musical
. The complete bit was imagined to be a quippy commentary on pop
tradition and Broadway, basically, however followers really type of love the thought. If
you actually give it some thought, a Gilmore Girls musical would make lots of
sense.   

Shows primarily based on widespread movies have finished nicely

Musicals which were primarily based on motion pictures and exhibits with cult
followings have really finished moderately nicely on Broadway lately. Mean
Girls
for instance, has discovered nice success on Broadway. The present, which is
primarily based on the eponymous movie written by Tina Fey, opened in 2017. It continues to be
operating on the August Wilson Theater and can head to London’s West End in 2021.
According to Deadline,
the musical will even be tailored for movie by Paramount. Paramount additionally
launched the unique film in 2004.

While not a musical, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,
is additional proof that famed movie will be tailored for the stage. The play, which
is advised in two components, has received six Tony Awards and stays wildly widespread with
individuals who fell in love with Potter as kids. People
means that the play is price a viewing, even for individuals who have by no means seen the
motion pictures or learn the novels.

The
Spongebob Musical
additionally carried out moderately nicely and picked up awards when
it opened in 2016. One would assume {that a} cartoon sponge wouldn’t actually
resonate with the Broadway crowd, however, surprisingly sufficient, it really works. The forged is
at the moment touring the United States to carry out the quirky musical with
route by Tina Landau.

Kelly Clarkson is right here for a Gilmore Girls musical

Clarkson revealed that she fully helps the thought of
adapting Gilmore Girls for the stage. Graham appeared on The
Kelly Clarkson Show
, and it didn’t take lengthy for Clarkson to ask Graham
concerning the potential of a musical. Graham appears to be totally into the thought,
too. She famous that she feels just like the present’s pacing may actually work on
Broadway.

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The concept isn’t completely off the wall. In reality, just a little
musical quantity was featured in Gilmore Girls: A Year within the Life. While
the musical produced by Taylor Doose was a bit tough across the edges, it
proves that the
inhabitants of Stars Hollow
may rapidly placed on their dancing sneakers and
get the job finished. Again, whether or not or not it should really occur stays to be seen,
but it surely’s good to know that the thought has some Hollywood heavy-hitters in its nook.

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