Songs from Musicals: #37, “We Both Reached for the Gun,” from Chicago

Honorable mentions: “Roxie,” “Mr. Cellophane” Did somebody say “period comedy involving murder?” Chicago and Sweeney Todd are not exactly the same musical, but golly, they are close. The difference is Foucault: while the harsh sexual standards elide any real sex from Sweeney Todd, there’s also significantly more sexual freedom for characters like Todd and Mrs. Lovett to… Read More Songs from Musicals: #37, “We Both Reached for the Gun,” from Chicago

Songs from Musicals: #44, “Tomorrow Belongs to Me,” from Cabaret

Honorable mentions: “Two Ladies,” “Mein Herr” the sun in the meadow is summery warm the stag in the forest is bae https://t.co/MlwzTp4buY — Jason Linkins (@dceiver) December 8, 2015 (I promise, that’s the only time Donald Trump’s name appear near this post.) Q: “Tomorrow Belongs to Me”? Isn’t this the Nazi song from Cabaret? A:… Read More Songs from Musicals: #44, “Tomorrow Belongs to Me,” from Cabaret