Talk:Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (musical)
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Needs Plot synopsis/details.Mark E 14:54, 8 July 2007 (UTC)
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- Well, looking over it now, the Act I info could probably use a bit of sprucing up as well (particularly the second paragraph). There are a few areas that seem a bit spotty to me, and while I could take a guess as to what it's trying to say, I'd rather stay on the safe side and leave it to someone else, seeing as my only knowledge of this show comes from this article. —Mears man (talk) 05:35, 16 March 2008 (UTC)
The plot newly added today (with Act 1 reverted, thanks!) is a copyright violation from . This has been reported to Wikipedia:Copyright problems/2009 May 20. JeanColumbia (talk) 21:50, 20 May 2009 (UTC)
- I deleted the Act 2 that was a copy vio, restored the prior version, notified IP & copyright noticeboard of same; also added the "plot 2" template on this talk page. JeanColumbia (talk) 09:51, 21 May 2009 (UTC)
Act II: "The Reckoning" vocalists mistake?
Although I have not seen the show since 2005, I have the soundtrack and listen to it quite often. I recall Andre being in "The Reckoning" as I believe he comes in with Lawrence to confront Sargent Benson regarding the $50,000. Andre sings the line "She played you like a pair of dice" and others and provides a third voice during the final "verse". 10:50, 14 November 2010 (EST) — Preceding unsigned comment added by 18.104.22.168 (talk)
Reception and differences from movie
The next step is probably to add
a critical reception section describing the reviews for at least Broadway and the West End. It would also be good if we could add a sourced section describing what differences there are in the musical adaptation from the film version. -- Ssilvers (talk) 22:19, 3 April 2014 (UTC)
- @Ssilvers: I am afraid it won't be me as I'm not comfortable doing critical reception sections and I am just happy the article is a bit tidier. However should at any point any passing editor wish to do so if you look under the Characters and cast section there is a hidden section featuring all the west end reviews. Thanks.Blethering Scot 23:56, 5 April 2014 (UTC)