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Awesome Fun At ‘Meet N Grease’ Sing-A-Long

Olivia Newton-John & John Travolta at ‘Meet n Grease’ Sing a long event in West Palm Beach

Had an awesome time at the ‘Meet n Grease’ movie sing-a-long in West Palm Beach, Florida, last night as Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta reunited to host the event.

As Travolta noted during the Q&A segment after the movie, it was the first time the duo had been in costume as “Danny” and “Sandy” since the film wrapped 42 years ago.

The sing-a-long version of the mega-hit movie musical has been around for years and a staple of outdoor venues during the summer. What I didn’t know was the promoters hand out props for audience participation.

During the pep rally sequence, every time you see the cheerleaders you wave a set of pompoms; there are bubbles to blow for “Beauty School Dropout;” and a racing flag to wave at the start of the penultimate drag race.

(photo: Caleb Petersen)

The promoters had one of the real Greased Lightning cars to take pics with, and Olivia & John (who wore a wig to look like his Danny Zuko character) posed for photos in a malt shop setting.

The three film T-Birds (Michael Tucci, Barry Pearl, and Kelly Ward) were also there taking pics and entertaining the audience.

The event moves to Tampa, Florida, tonight and then to Jacksonville on Sunday.

I understand there are talks to do more in the future with ONJ and JT across the country since the initial run has been so successful 🙂

Here are a few photos from the event, and if you click over to TMZ you can watch Travolta and ONJ sing a bit of “Sandy” and “Hopelessly Devoted To You” and a little ‘Greased Lightning’ dance action with audience members (including a certain blogger you might know…)

In the malt shop with Olivia Newton-John, John Travolta and hubby Michael

Recreating that final shot from the movie in the actual Greased Lightning car!

The T-Birds: me with Barry Pearl, Michael Tucci, hubby Michael and Kelly Ward

One of the original ‘Greased Lightning’ cars!

The GREASE T-Birds reunite: Barry Pearl, John Travolta, Michael Tucci and Kelly Ward

Team ONJ at the end of the night 🙂

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