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Jeremy Jordan, Rebecca Luker, Melissa Errico, Max von Essen and More Sign on for Irish Rep's 2017 SONDHEIM AT SEVEN Gala Jeremy Jordan, Rebecca Luker, Melissa Errico, Max von Essen and More Sign on for Irish Rep's 2017 SONDHEIM AT SEVEN Gala
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Featuring a full orchestra and chorus under the direction of John Bell, performers for the evening include Nancy Anderson, Melissa Errico, Mark Evans, Danielle Ferland, Malcolm Gets, Jeremy Jordan, Rebecca Luker  Howard McGillin, Ryan Silverman and Max Von Essen, plus more to be announced and specia... (more...)
Stephen Sondheim and Meryl Streep Reminisce on Their Friendship at the PEN Gala Stephen Sondheim and Meryl Streep Reminisce on Their Friendship at the PEN Gala
by Stephanie Wild - May 08, 2017

According to The New Yorker, old friends Stephen Sondheim and Meryl Streep met up at the PEN America Literary Gala, where Streep was going to present Sondheim with an award for Literary Service. The pair got to chatting about their friendship, and how it all began.... (more...)
Angela Lansbury to Introduce Irish Rep's 2017 SONDHEIM AT SEVEN Gala Angela Lansbury to Introduce Irish Rep's 2017 SONDHEIM AT SEVEN Gala
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

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BWW Blog: When a Broadway Journalist Un-Retires From the Stage - and the Day I Had a Drink With Stephen Sondheim BWW Blog: When a Broadway Journalist Un-Retires From the Stage - and the Day I Had a Drink With Stephen Sondheim
by MATTHEW BLANK - April 14, 2017

I have met Master Sondheim exactly three times in my life.  Twice was just in passing at various press events.  But the third time, I found myself sidled up next to him at the Glass House Tavern on 47th Street and actually got a chance to chat with the man.... (more...)
Stephen Sondheim Will Be Feted at New York Festival of Song's 2017 Gala Stephen Sondheim Will Be Feted at New York Festival of Song's 2017 Gala
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2017

On Wednesday, April 19 at 7:00 p.m. at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, New York Festival of Song presents Honoring Stephen Sondheim, an evening to benefit NYFOS's 29th Season. The Gala is co-chaired by Jamie Bernstein and Hal Prince, and Guest of Honor Stephen Sondheim will be in attendance.... (more...)
Legendary Composer Stephen Sondheim Will Be Honored at PEN America's Literary Gala Legendary Composer Stephen Sondheim Will Be Honored at PEN America's Literary Gala
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2017

Master composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim will receive the 2017 PEN/Allen Foundation Literary Service Award at PEN America's annual Literary Gala on April 25 at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Actress Meryl Streep, who starred in the 2014 film adaptation of Sondheim's Into th... (more...)
Matthew Morrison Chats Sondheim's 'Challenging' BUNUEL Melodies; Musical to Bow This Fall Off-Broadway Matthew Morrison Chats Sondheim's 'Challenging' BUNUEL Melodies; Musical to Bow This Fall Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2017

Stephen Sondheim's new songs have stumped a seasoned performer, writes the Los Angeles Times.... (more...)
Stephen Schwartz, Stephen Sondheim, Tom Kitt and More Slated for DGF's 'GREAT WRITERS' Gala Stephen Schwartz, Stephen Sondheim, Tom Kitt and More Slated for DGF's 'GREAT WRITERS' Gala
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2016

Dramatists Guild Fund President Andrew Lippa and Executive Director Rachel Routh have announced the writers that will be featured in the nonprofit's Benefit Gala Great Writers Thank Their Lucky Stars: The Presidential Edition on November 7th at Gotham Hall in New York.... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Documentary to Hit Theaters; Watch the Official Trailer! STAGE TUBE: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Documentary to Hit Theaters; Watch the Official Trailer!
by Stage Tube - September 21, 2016

Atlas Media has just announced its upcoming feature-length documentary, Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened -- a thrilling, behind-the-scenes look into the 'then' and 'now' of perhaps Stephen Sondheim's most beloved work, Merrily We Roll Along -- has been acquired for theatrical distribut... (more...)
Stephen Sondheim Talks Character, Composition, and Chord Progressions Stephen Sondheim Talks Character, Composition, and Chord Progressions
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2016

In a brand-new interview with The New York Times, legendary musical theatre composer, Stephen Sondheim sits down with Anthony Tommasini to discuss the ins and outs of musical composition and why we will likely never hear a Sondheim concerto.... (more...)
Following Workshop at the Public Theater, Details About Stephen Sondheim's New Musical Emerge Following Workshop at the Public Theater, Details About Stephen Sondheim's New Musical Emerge
by BWW News Desk - August 23, 2016

This week, The New York Post reported on a recent reading of the upcoming new musical from legendary musical theatre composer, Stephen Sondheim. ... (more...)
UPDATE: Stephen Sondheim Discusses New Musical Based on Bunuel, Premiering in 2017 UPDATE: Stephen Sondheim Discusses New Musical Based on Bunuel, Premiering in 2017
by Michael Dale - August 03, 2016

His collaboration with bookwriter David Ives is based on two films by 1930s Spanish surrealist Luis Buñuel.... (more...)
Stephen Sondheim Says New Musical With David Ives To Premiere in 2017 Stephen Sondheim Says New Musical With David Ives To Premiere in 2017
by Michael Dale - August 02, 2016

The musical is based on two films by 1930s Spanish surrealist Luis Buñuel,... (more...)
VIDEO: John Hinckley Jr., Portrayed in Stephen Sondheim's ASSASSINS, Soon To Be Freed From Psychiatric Hospital VIDEO: John Hinckley Jr., Portrayed in Stephen Sondheim's ASSASSINS, Soon To Be Freed From Psychiatric Hospital
by Michael Dale - July 27, 2016

In 1981, Hinckley shot President Ronald Reagan, saying it was to get the attention of actress Jodie Foster.... (more...)
AUDIO: Stephen Sondheim Chats About Favorite Rhymes and Musicals Ahead Of Their Times AUDIO: Stephen Sondheim Chats About Favorite Rhymes and Musicals Ahead Of Their Times
by Michael Dale - July 19, 2016

The senior statesman of American musical theatre in a casual chat with BBC's Mark Lawson.... (more...)
Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine Ponder Their Success as INTO THE WOODS Opens at The Menier Chocolate Factory Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine Ponder Their Success as INTO THE WOODS Opens at The Menier Chocolate Factory
by Michael Dale - July 10, 2016

Guess which one is the optimist of the pair and which one thinks everything will flop.... (more...)
Art Is A Little Easier With COLOR ME SONDHEIM, Coloring Book For Adults Art Is A Little Easier With COLOR ME SONDHEIM, Coloring Book For Adults
by Michael Dale - June 29, 2016

Brian Kelly's set of coloring books for adults also includes 'Color Me Broadway' and 'Color Me Shakespeare.'... (more...)
BWW EXCLUSIVE: Consigue el CD 'SOMETHING'S COMING' de Joan Vázquez BWW EXCLUSIVE: Consigue el CD 'SOMETHING'S COMING' de Joan Vázquez
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - May 27, 2016

Consigue ahora el disco de 'SOMETHING'S COMING - UN TRIBUT A SONDHEIM' dedicado por Joan Vazquez en exclusiva para los lectores de BroadwayWorld Spain... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Joan Vázquez habla sobre SOMETHING'S COMING BWW Interviews: Joan Vázquez habla sobre SOMETHING'S COMING
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - April 21, 2016

El actor nos cuenta acerca de este concierto unico con el que ya ha triunfado en Barcelona y ahora estrenara en Madrid el proximo 25 de abril a las 21h, en el que contara con grandes colaboraciones.... (more...)
U.S. Supreme Court Allows Google's Book-Scanning Project; Stephen Sondheim, Tony Kushner Among Opponents U.S. Supreme Court Allows Google's Book-Scanning Project; Stephen Sondheim, Tony Kushner Among Opponents
by Michael Dale - April 18, 2016

Google Books, which allows users to search from scanned copies of over 20 million books, ruled fair use.... (more...)
BWW TV: Joan Vázquez trae 'SOMETHING'S COMING' a Madrid BWW TV: Joan Vázquez trae 'SOMETHING'S COMING' a Madrid
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - April 11, 2016

Joan Vazquez interpreta 'Being Alive' dentro de su concierto tributo a Stephen Sondheim SOMETHING'S COMING. El proximo dia 25 de abril en la Sala 2 del Nuevo Teatro Alcala.... (more...)
VIDEO: Stephen Sondheim Discusses His Early Career, Creative Process and More at London's National VIDEO: Stephen Sondheim Discusses His Early Career, Creative Process and More at London's National
by Michael Dale - April 06, 2016

Being mentored by Oscar Hammerstein and the working process with his playwright collaborators are among the topics.... (more...)
Ethan Mordden to Chat New Book 'ON SONDHEIM' on This Week's THEATER TALK Ethan Mordden to Chat New Book 'ON SONDHEIM' on This Week's THEATER TALK
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2016

An all-new THEATER TALK presents prolific author Ethan Mordden, back on the series to talk about his new book On Sondheim - An Opinionated Guide, published by Oxford University Press.... (more...)
Joan Vázquez lleva SOMETHING'S COMING al Nuevo Teatro Alcalá Joan Vázquez lleva SOMETHING'S COMING al Nuevo Teatro Alcalá
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - March 29, 2016

El proximo lunes 25 de abril Joan Vazquez llevara su concierto tributo a Stephen Sondheim SOMETHING'S COMING a la sala 2 del Nuevo Teatro Alcala.... (more...)
Stephen Sondheim: 'Giving Young People A Hearing' Will Increase The Variety of Broadway Musicals Stephen Sondheim: 'Giving Young People A Hearing' Will Increase The Variety of Broadway Musicals
by Michael Dale - March 14, 2016

Broadway's greatest living composer/lyricist spoke at the National Theatre of the fragile nature of commercial theatre.... (more...)