Turn Your Frown Upside Down – With Laughing Gas? Really???

I’ve become quite the fan of melodrama musical theater as an entertainment mode.  At my favorite stage, actors with great singing voices are accompanied by a pianist as they romp around the stage getting into and out of trouble with the help of the audience’s “Boo’s” and “OOOOs” and enthusiastic “YEAHs.”  As they romp, sing and…