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by brdwyguy
Mon Jan 16, 2006 1:39 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Practical Jokes & Things To Do On A 5 Show Day!
Replies: 32
Views: 46857

hey Jeff i think your thinking of Scott Jones he played the director in that opening seq of Silver Screen i was the idiot in the Peter Pan/Robin Hood Green Tights (i guess that is worse, huh?) remember when the swing hit me in the head and cut my head open and I had to be rushed to the hospital? oh ...
by brdwyguy
Tue Dec 06, 2005 2:22 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: What GREAT AMERICA did you live near?
Replies: 34
Views: 30234

I lived 10-15 minutes from the Santa Clara Park

right down San Thomas Expressway
about 5-6 miles
would take me right to the employee parking lot!
by brdwyguy
Fri Oct 21, 2005 8:15 am
Forum: Rides
Topic: Orleans Orbit
Replies: 8
Views: 6797

orleans orbit nickname

I seem to remember the rides people calling orleans orbit
the "vomit" machine

it was the ride they had to clean up the most!

:mrgreen:

sorry everyone
just a memory that popped into my head
by brdwyguy
Sat Oct 08, 2005 4:11 am
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: maybe a GREAT day is just what you need this year
Replies: 20
Views: 18132

parade music

Steven
i wish i could remember the whole song

"Here comes Merry, Merry Mardi Gras Parade!
The parade passing by . . .
la la la la la la"

i wish i could remember more of it!

sorry

Joey
by brdwyguy
Fri Oct 07, 2005 6:14 am
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: maybe a GREAT day is just what you need this year
Replies: 20
Views: 18132

Merri Mardi Gras Parade

does anyone have access to the "Merry Mardi Gras Parade" music?

this is the recording that was played during the parade


thanks
brdwyguy/Joey D
by brdwyguy
Tue Oct 04, 2005 5:08 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: Great America "TM Productions"
Replies: 10
Views: 14591

i always wondered what happened to that song! The Great America Singers danced to that song for a special evening parade in March of 76 - it was the official opening of the park - in Santa Clara remember Clint Eastwood, Merv Griffin, Roy Rogers/Dales Evans being there amongst others. thanks a millio...
by brdwyguy
Mon Oct 03, 2005 8:00 am
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: I have learned something
Replies: 10
Views: 7851

jonrev----- that commercial was filmed in Santa Clara definately the show clips - so i assume the exterior stuff is as well that was filmed the summer of 77 the show clips are from Broadway '77 btw - that is me in the middle in the last shot! :lol: its great to see the old stuff again thanks again S...
by brdwyguy
Sun Sep 25, 2005 8:13 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Show/Venue List 1976-2004 Gurnee
Replies: 22
Views: 36103

walter

ok i stand corrected MM was 78 ----- same year as Silver Screen
WALTER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I knew it had to be someone who was working or in that show!
by brdwyguy
Sun Sep 25, 2005 4:43 am
Forum: Shows
Topic: Show/Venue List 1976-2004 Gurnee
Replies: 22
Views: 36103

Mike

ok WvT3rd who are you? you had to be there to know about that? yes Mike played Bogie and once as a joke came out onstage in his trench-coat, hat & boots. he looked like a flasher we were all screaming backstage how did you know aobut that? he got in alot of trouble from the stage manager about that!...
by brdwyguy
Fri Sep 23, 2005 5:34 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Show/Venue List 1976-2004 Gurnee
Replies: 22
Views: 36103

additonal note

this is the Santa Clara Park that i was referring to
:D
by brdwyguy
Fri Sep 23, 2005 5:32 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Show/Venue List 1976-2004 Gurnee
Replies: 22
Views: 36103

thats correct dwolo i was in the Rock and Roll show it played at Theater Royale in the evenings for several weekends they closed the show because of poor attendance. it was a fun show to do - and i think the Rock n Roll show presented in the Grand Music Hall years later was the product of that Rock ...
by brdwyguy
Thu Sep 22, 2005 7:11 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Show/Venue List 1976-2004 Gurnee
Replies: 22
Views: 36103

sorry

My apologies to all concerned!
:oops:
by brdwyguy
Thu Sep 22, 2005 4:10 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Show/Venue List 1976-2004 Gurnee
Replies: 22
Views: 36103

round of applause

a big round of applause
should go to Nystagmus
for all that work


thanks
by brdwyguy
Thu Sep 22, 2005 4:10 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Show/Venue List 1976-2004 Gurnee
Replies: 22
Views: 36103

In the Theater Royale List

in 1979 ------ The Music Man ---- played in the evenings during the summer.
by brdwyguy
Thu Sep 22, 2005 4:06 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Show/Venue List 1976-2004 Gurnee
Replies: 22
Views: 36103

show list

see a mistake in the Grand Music Hall list Correction to the music hall list! 76 ------ Music America 77 ------ Holiday & Broadway (Summer of 77) 78 ------- Silver Screen 79 ------- Music America I am 100% sure that this was the order - I was there and in these shows! Brdwyguy :) great list tho im s...