This has been happening for years people. Decades in the mb world. When someone does a cav's show we just say why bother it will never be as cool as when so and so did it. What is the difference now? Because they beat you? My biggest problem with it all is the fact that educators are selling themselves short which in turn will never let our area grow. So in theory we are selling the next generation short by winning? Now. The students get the same experience. Not to start an argument. Thoughts? Pops.
Did you see when the FHN theater department did Guys and Dolls? They totally ripped that from broadway. Of course, they didn't do it as well. Those theater department directors are only hurting their ... more
Well said and thank you! If we listened to these yahoos we would never hear a band play again. Because everything is a rip off. You all need to quit your bitching. Those kids worked their butts off... more
The issue is that, unlike concert band, half the guard's score is based on the design of the show. If that is copied, then that group gets an advantage. This is competitive art, not just performance... more