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[Pleasant Music Plays] [Arguing] [Pleasant Music Continues] [Arguing Continues] That’s it, I’m done with you guys! [Arguing Resumes] I want to share my passion with you Whatever They said it was a drama class… Hi I’m Mr. Mathews I’m your new drama teacher And I heard you were putting on a production But it got cancelled due to your teacher having a nervous breakdown Since I see so much talent in this room We’re going to be doing a production of… Rent! woo! Well, before we do that We are going to be doing scene work I want groups of two Act One, Scene Four You have until the rest of the period to do so (sigh) So… Do you want to be Joe? What? I don’t know Do you want to be Joe? I don’t know Do you want to be Maggie? I don’t know Do you want to be Maggie? You mean you carried ham three thousand miles across the country? No, I put it- Okay, why do I have to do this? I’m part of stage crew not drama Well Since I’m the best actress in the class I’ll play Maggie Obviously Well, what if I wanted to be Maggie? How long have you been acting? Hello class Since we have a lot of work to do I’ve decided to bring in a motivational speaker So, welcome… Paige Lone! [Lone claping] okay… Wait, where’s that one kid? No, the really shy kid? Drama A variety of different people and personalities And we, as actors, Choose to bring those stories to life Truly inspirational, isn’t it? Are there any questions? You Have you…been in any movies…? Yeah, actually, I have been in four movies which ones? You wouldn’t know them Uh Well, which roles have you been in? Okay, so Honestly guys, I’ve only been extras in those movies But seriously I know all this hard work and determination will help me land a role one day A big role And that’s why you should take this musical seriously Because maybe this musical will help you become as big as Jennifer Lawrence some day So, Mister Mathews… What was it about a musical you were telling us about? [You’re The Best Around by Joe Esposito plays] {Try to be best} {‘Cause you’re only a man} {And a man’s got to learn to take it} {Try to believe} {Though the going gets rough} {That you gotta hang tough to make it} {History repeats itself} {Try and you succeed} {Never doubt that you’re the one} {And you can have your dreams} {You’re the best!} {Around!} {Nothins gonna ever keep ya down!} {You’re the best!} {Around!} {Nothins gonna ever keep ya down!} {You’re the best!} {Around!} {Nothins gona ever keep ya} {Down!} {Fight till you drop} {You never stop} {You can’t give up} {Until you reach the top} {Fight!} {You’re the best in town} {Fight!} {Listen to that sound} {A little bit of all you got} {Can never bring you down} {You’re the best!} {Around!} {Nothins gonna ever keep you down!} {You’re the best!} {Around!} {Nothins gonna ever bring you down!} {You’re the best!} {Around!} {Nothing!} {Nothins gonna ever keep you down!} {Nothing!} {You’re the best!} {Around!} {Yeah, Nothins gonna ever keep you down!} {You’re the besta!} {Around!} [Music slowly fades out] [Rent plays abruptly] We’re not gonna pay! We’re not gonna pay! We’re not gonna pay! Last year’s rent! This year’s rent! Next year’s rent! Rent! Rent! Rent! Rent! Rent! Rent! We’re not gonna rent! [Silence] [Loud solo clapping] [It’s the credits, who cares what’s playing]

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