Latest Stephen Sondheim Stories

2014-08-02 08:20:50

Blockbuster Fairy-Tale Movie Featuring All-Star Cast Led by Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp Opens Christmas Day Everywhere TORONTO, Aug 2, 2014 /CNW/ - I wish! The graduating students of Toronto's Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts, Canada's premiere Triple Threat post-secondary training program, appearing in the academy's production of Stephen Sondheim's "Into the Woods" received quite a surprise Friday night . Among backstage visitors congratulating them was David Krane, the...

2011-05-13 12:36:00

LOS ANGELES, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Screenvision, the leading innovator in cinema advertising, announced that tickets are on sale NOW for its limited presentation of the New York Philharmonic's critically acclaimed, all-star revival of Stephen Sondheim's Tony Award-winning musical, Company. Through an arrangement with Ellen M. Krass Productions and the New York Philharmonic, Screenvision will bring the special performance - recorded live last month at Lincoln Center's famed Avery...

2010-10-21 06:32:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- David Campbell returns to his roots with the new album On Broadway available November 2. The Masterworks Broadway recording includes musical theater classics plus the world premiere recording of "Goodbye" from the Broadway-bound musical Catch Me If You Can, written by Hairspray's Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman. Campbell will perform material from On Broadway and more in a series of exclusive appearances in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco beginning...

2010-03-25 11:58:00

NEW YORK, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- SONY MASTERWORKS announces the launch of MASTERWORKSBROADWAY.COM - a comprehensive Broadway site "Where Show Tunes Take Center Stage." A celebration and testament to America's unique art form, MASTERWORKSBROADWAY.COM documents the history of the cast album from Finian's Rainbow (1947) to last year's critically acclaimed Grammy® and Tony® Award-winning revival of West Side Story. The site goes live on April 1. To...

2009-09-22 20:13:21

Catherine Zeta-Jones, Angela Lansbury and Alexander Hanson are set to star in the first Broadway revival of A Little Night Music, it was announced Tuesday. The production of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Tony Award-winning musical will be directed by Tony Award-winner Trevor Nunn. The revival is to begin previews Nov. 24 and open Dec. 13 at Manhattan's Walter Kerr Theatre. Zeta-Jones, who won an Oscar for her work in the movie musical Chicago, is to make her Broadway debut in the role...

2009-08-03 11:38:17

New York's Roundabout Theatre Company has announced plans for a star-studded tribute to composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, who turns 80 next year. In honor of Sondheim's milestone birthday March 22, the Roundabout said it is orchestrating a dinner and evening of performances called 2010 Spring Gala: Sondheim 80. All proceeds from the event are to benefit Roundabout Theatre Company's Musical Theatre Fund. The location and additional details of the event are to be announced shortly....

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