Neither do I. But, several rounds of applause and a standing ovation later, Les Misérables proved all the naysayers wrong.
“The nation is divided, David, because of attitudes like that,” Huntsman said to applause from the audience.
Gingrich is a strong debater, agile enough even to turn a question about past marital infidelity into an applause line.
The stunt earned her zero applause at the end of the performance, making her exit from the stage all the more uncomfortable.
Half the crowd exploded in applause and cheers; the other side erupted in boos and shouts.
There was no applause, which chilled the singers and everybody else.
Her applause was not languid applause, neither was it without discrimination.
When she got through, there was a round of applause throughout the company.
When I came on to the stage I was always greeted by applause from these young men.
There was a murmur of applause as the bearers set down the stretcher and displayed a goodly cask.