Grease began as a five-hour long amateur show presented in a Chicago trolley barn in the summer of 1971 and eventually made Broadway. The film version of "Grease" began almost immediately. It debuted in 1978, becoming the biggest grossing movie musical in film history. Its eight-year run made Broadway history and put it among today's most popular musicals.
Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey wrote the book, music and …show more content…
"Grease" takes us to a simpler time in history a more innocent time, when kids didn't have to wear bullet-proof vests to school It reminds us of an innocence lost, even with sex and cigarettes, it ignites a desire in viewers to return to days when life was easier and dances settled the score. "Grease" has influenced us as a modern day era to respect the times of the past...Grasp their entertainment, realize that these times are still alive. If we still believe in our musical and moral past, we can move forward as a culture, realizing that our roots are still strong and that life with music and a down to earth story can live to entertain and influence generations to come.
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