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Movie Night November 2018

Our Movie Night for November was held on the 9th.   This month we watched three videos. All of these videos are from members of our ScrapHappy family!       Full Replay video: The videos: November ScrapHappy Update Video Scrappy Kathy (Kathy McElfresh): Has fun with Distress Oxides-Week 3-My Heart is Full Alice Boll: […]

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LOAD1018 Day 31

And so we come to the end of another LOAD adventure. We hope you’ve had a fun, uplifting, creative month that has resulted in lots of stories. The Broadway musical “Once on This Island” by Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty ends with these words: So I hope that you will tell this tale tomorrow It […]

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LOAD1018 Day 30

Show of the Day: Dear Evan Hansen (2016) Winner of six Tony Awards and nominated for nine, Dear Evan Hansen won Best Musical and became a standing-room only show on Broadway. It opened in December 2016 and is currently playing to capacity crowds. The music & lyrics are by the songwriting team of Pasek & Paul, […]

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LOAD1018 Day 29

Show of the Day: Hamilton (2015) This Broadway & pop-culture phenomenon was inspired by the Ron Chernow biography, Alexander Hamilton. Lin-Manuel Miranda, who was responsible for the award-winning Broadway musical, In the Heights, wrote the book, music & lyrics for Hamilton. It is a through-sung show that opened on Broadway in August 2015 and is currently […]

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LOAD1018 Day 28

Show of the Day: Kinky Boots (2013) Kinky Boots is based on a 2005 film that in turn is based on true events. A young man in England inherits a shoe factory that is becoming obsolete and he transforms it after meeting a drag queen who needs sturdy thigh boots with strong heels. Charlie Price, the […]

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LOAD1018 Day 27

Show of the Day: Wicked (2003) Wicked opened in October 2003 and is still running on Broadway with touring companies and sit-down productions in several cities. It is currently the sixth longest-running show and is Broadway’s second-highest grossing show behind still-running The Lion King. It is based on Gregory Maguire’s novel of the same name and […]

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LOAD1018 Day 26

Show of the Day: Hairspray (2002) Hairspray was nominated for thirteen Tony Awards and won eight, including Best Musical. It ran from 2002-09 on Broadway, had national tours, several international productions, and was adapted into a film version in 2007 as well as an NBC Live television production in 2016. The musical is based on a […]

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Happy Hour October 2018

October 23, 2018 was our Happy Hour   Recap: We chatted about setting up, and finally completing a gallery wall. http We talked about finding our travel photos to complete a project. We talked about scanning old photos and layouts. Karen shared a link for a mini scanner. (her affiliate link) http://flip-pal.com/r/karen Be sure to […]

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LOAD1018 Day 25

Show of the Day: The Lion King (1997) The Lion King is based on the Disney animated film with music by Elton John & lyrics by Tim Rice. It premiered on Broadway at Disney’s renovated New Amsterdam Theater in November 1997 but moved to the Minskoff Theatre in 2006 to make room for the opening of […]

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LOAD1018 Day 24

Show of the Day: Rent (1996) Rent is loosely based on the Puccini opera La Bohéme and concerns a year in the life of a group of bohemian friends living in the East Village. They fall in love, learn about life, deal with HIV and AIDS, get mired in drug abuse, and change their lives in […]

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