Overview of the play grease

Sandy is trying to make friends with the Pink Ladies, a rough group of girls. The synopsis below may give away important plot points. Tries to act sophisticated. The synopsis below may give away important plot points. Sandy chokes on a cigarette, cannot stand the taste of wine, and is horrified at the idea of having her ears pierced.

Casting[ edit ] John Travolta had previously worked with producer Robert Stigwood on Saturday Night Feverhad a nascent singing career at the time including the top hit " Let Her In " inand had previously appeared as Doody in a touring production of the stage version of Grease.

The Pink Ladies decide to reunite Danny and Sandy, but Danny wants to protect his cool image, and his behavior towards Sandy causes her to storm off in tears. Marty has also suffered as a result of her crush on Vince Fontaine--she reveals to Rizzo that she caught him trying to put an aspirin in her Coke.

There have been professional productions of Grease in Argentina cast: Danny sees that Sandy is dating a jock and decides to impress her. The sheer energy of Grease carries all before it. Sandy arrives wearing a black leather jacket, red peep-toe high heeled sandals, skintight black pants, off-the-shoulder top, curled hair, and smoking a cigarette abandoning her usual modest clothing.

On second thought, she turns to the girls for help and becomes a greaser's dream girl. Someone get Cha Cha on Dancing with the Stars, stat.

A singer who would have caused girls to scream and riot back in The new production, directed by Tom Moore and choreographed by Patricia Birch who later choreographed the film adaptation, and directed the ill-fated sequelopened Off-Broadway at the Eden Theatre in downtown Manhattan on February 14, Full of mischief, half-baked schemes and ideas.

Danny leaves of his own accord while Rizzo and Kenickie drive off together and the other T-Birds go for pizza. Their reunion is not as joyous as it should be due to the fact that Danny is a member of the "T-Birds" and won't allow his sensitive side to show through.

Thereafter, he reminds about safety instructions before the show begins. Rizzo's unprotected sex with Kenickie has come back to haunt her--she tells Marty she missed a period. Takes pride in being "the best dancer at St. Oh wait, the car is rocking because someone just backed into it.

The scene cuts to Marty and Rizzo in the drive-in's restroom. Grease is now the fourth highest-grossing live action musical. Frenchy announces to Jan Jamie Donnelly and Marty Dinah Manoff that she is dropping out of Rydell and going to beauty school, which she calls a very strategic career move.

Actually the best part of a pretty ordinary plot is the great music in the movie. When Rizzo forces a confrontation, Danny plays the "big deal" for his peers rather than show the tenderness he shared with Sandy last summer.

Though Grease opened geographically off-Broadway, it did so under first class Broadway contracts. The scene was preserved only in black-and-white; Kleiser attempted to have the existing footage colorized and restored to the film for the film's re-release in but was dissatisfied with the results.

Frenchy insists and takes her into the bathroom, but Sandy vomits at the first sight of blood. Cha Cha is an amazing dancer and happens to also have dated Danny. A braggart and wheeler-dealer who thinks he's a real ladykiller.

The original score includes four songs written for the film adaptation: Sweet, wholesome, naive, cute, like Sandra Dee of the "Gidget" movies.

At school, the crew for the TV show National Bandstand is setting up. After tickets were initially released, the first season playing Brisbane was almost immediately extended due to strong ticket sales. Danny tries to remove the class ring he is wearing to give it to her, but in doing so he accidentally elbows Sandy in the chest.

Kenickie asks Danny to be his second, and Marty gives Kenickie a lucky penny. Marty, the flirtatious member of The Pink Ladies, decides to write to one of her numerous pen pals, while Sandy goes outside, and decides that in spite of everything, she still loves Danny, singing "Hopelessly Devoted to You", a poignant love song that was added for the movie and was a big hit as a single.

It played at the Atlantis Theatre from June 30, — September 2, By the time it closed on April 13,it had run 3, performances.

Grease Movie Review Summary

During a 's summer, good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fall in love until Sandy has to return home to Australia at the end of summer. By a twist of fate, Sandy moves back to the US and unknowingly attends the same high school as Danny. Synopsis.

Grease (1978) Movie Synopsis

Experience the friendships, romances and adventures of a group of high school kids in the s. Welcome to the singing and dancing world of "Grease," the most successful movie musical of. Grease is a class reunion flashback to the "days that were" in the fabulous fifties. Miss Lynch, still the old-maid English teacher, and the high achievers of the class, Patty Simcox and Eugene Florcyk, are presiding at the head table once again, but the Greasers and all the gang are back in the '50's reliving their hell-raising days at Rydell.

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After very groovy and very s opening title sequence, where we finally learn that Grease is the word (we were worried it wasn't the word), we're transported to Rydell High.

The year: The clothes: leather jackets. The hair: greasy.

Overview of the play grease
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