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'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' stands tall at Toby's Dinner Theatre

'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' stands tall at Toby's Dinner Theatre

Whether from the 1831 Victor Hugo novel or film adaptations, including Walt Disney’s 1996 animated version, “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” will ring a bell with most people.

Although the stage version playing at Toby’s Dinner Theatre tends to be clumsy in summarizing the story’s rich detail, the familiarity of the basic plot ensures that the audience will be able to follow all of the intrigue in medieval Paris.

Also helping ensure that the sad tale of the hunchbacked character known as Quasimodo comes across is that this stage version keeps a pretty tight focus on a few central characters, and it helps that songs from the Disney film version are used in character-defining...

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