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Michael Cerveris on Stephen Sondheim: Legends of Broadway New Video

MUSICAL THEATER’S MOST UNDERRATED LYRICS

By Peter Filichia Sure, listen to Sondheim’s “Uptown/Downtown” (cut from Follies) and you’ll be astonished by the rhymes and wordplay. Pull out E.Y. Harburg’s “When I’m Not Near the Girl I Love” (from Finian’s Rainbow) and you’ll be equally dazzled. These are the easy lyrics to admire. But what about the ones that pass by […]

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Stephen Sondheim’s Company 1970 Photos Resurfaced from the #MWBVault

Regarded as the emergence of Stephen Sondheim as the premier composer-lyricist of his generation, Company helped launch Elaine Stritch‘s career with her Tony nomination for the performance of “Lady’s Who Lunch”. Photos from the original 1970 cast performances have now resurfaced from the MWB Vault here. View them below and follow Masterworks Broadway on Pinterest […]