Theater is an American progressive metal band. They are well known for the
technical draftmanship of their musicians and use of comedy during concerts.
Drummer Mike Portnoy, who later went solo, is a big Zappa fan.
song 'Take the Time' from their album "Images & Dreams" (1990)
samples the quote "Wait a minute" from Zappa's conversation at the end
of his song Dancin' Fool: "Wait a minute, I've got it. You're an
Mike Portnoy dedicated the Dream Theater album "Awake" (1994) to Zappa.
|dream theater: images and words
(1992, cd, usa, atlantic atco 7567-92148-2) – 'take the time’ samples 'wait a minute' (frank zappa)