#004: Musical Theatre Drinking Songs with Paul Adderley

#004: Musical Theatre Drinking Songs with Paul Adderley


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Drinking songs are a staple in musical theatre. Large ensemble songs involving clinking glasses and stumbling around are great fun. Who better than a craft beer connoisseur, Paul Adderley, and a micro brewery owner, Paul, to discuss the best musical theatre drinking songs. Raise a glass and CHEERS!!

FANTASTIX BITS IN THE INTERVIEW

  • Inner West the centre of the beer world
  • Paul’s musical theatre origins
  • Characteristics of a good drinking tune
  • ‘drinking’ ensembles
  • Drunken ballads and typecasting
  • Musical theatre fathers
  • Eurobeat 2020 Campaign
  • Les Mis drinking game
  • A blooper with a sausage
  • And only 1 dad joke (I promise)

PAUL ADDERLEY’S TOP 5

  • 5 – Pour oh Pour the Pirate Sherry (Pirates of Penzance)
  • 4 – Oom-Pah-Pah (Oliver) with Old Speckled Hen by Morland Brewery/Greene King
  • 3- Gaston (Beauty and the Beast) with Kronenbourg 1664 by Carlsberg
  • 2- Keep on Loving You (Rock of Ages)
  • 1 – L’Chiam (Fiddler on the Roof) with Baltika 6 Porter by Baltika Brewery

PAUL MORRISON’S TOP 5

  • 5 – Drink with Me (Les Miserable) Gavroche by Sylvestre
  • 4- Gaston (Beauty and the Beast)
  • 3- Drinking Song (The Student Prince) Paulaner Wheat Beer
  • 2- Oom-Pah-Pah (Oliver)
  • 1 – L’Chaim (Fiddler on the Roof)

Honourable Mentions

  • Wild Wild Party (Wild Party)
  • I’ll Have Another Beer (Eurobeat)
  • Well Did You Ever (High Society)

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This Post Has 2 Comments

  1. Paul and Paul, “The Wizards” of Beer, a most interesting account of theatre drinking.. Hope for more of those great interviews.

    Have a great season of drinking and theatre ing. during 2019 and beyond. I raise MY glass. John (props)

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