Two Acts, Revue, Rated PG
Original Broadway Version
An intimate look at the Father of the Modern Musical,featuring new arrangements of his most beloved work.
Hailed as a "revelatory revue full of wonderful moments" and a "funny, affectionate and revealing tribute to musical theater's
greatest living composer and lyricist," SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM is an
of the famed songwriter in his own words... and music. Through the use of exclusive interview footage, audiences get an inside
look at famed composer Stephen Sondheim’s personal life and artistic
His story. His inspiration, His genius. The tapestry of creativity
that characterizes Stephen Sondheim remained largely undiscussed,
especially by the man
himself, until the creation of SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM. Ranging from
the beloved to the obscure, the carefully selected two-dozen songs hang
from a framework
of in-depth video interviews delving into Sondheim's personal life
and artistic process.
Far from the typical song cycle, SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM has massive
theatrical potency as well as unarguable staying power. The incomparable
brilliantly curated a collection of songs that have been masterfully
arranged by David Loud. In addition, SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM's multimedia
facets make it
equally at home on a Broadway-size stage as it would be in a
Included in the rehearsal set for SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM is the video
content required for the show. This video content is supplied on an
external hard drive
that includes a single-channel video playback system and all 100
required video segments. The rehearsal set also includes a video
guide and cue sheet.
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Not all Broadway musicals have had happy premises or happy endings. Popular musicals over the years which featured death or murder include: Redhead (1959), Sweeney Todd (1979), and West Side Story (1957).