Theater Challenge: 8 Songs
╚ 1/8 Giants in the Sky - Into the Woods
Into The Woods (1987)
Can we just take a moment to appreciate Bernadette Peters in this photo
STEPHEN SONDHEIM’S HOME VIDEOS.
Here’s Emma Thompson taking Stephen Sondheim to the stage at the end of the Sweeney Todd concert and the biggest surprise that was Audra McDonald as the beggar woman.
But he’s never really there / Seeing all the parts and none of the whole / You want him even more / But the way she catches light… / And you drown inside his eyes… / And the color of her hair… / I could look at her/him forever.
Your Fault - Into the Woods
If you’re reading the new book The Great White Way: Race and the Broadway Musical by Warren Hoffman (and if you’re not, you should), you might have encountered some Sondheim lyrics you’ve never seen before, to two cut versions of the opening number of West Side Story.
Here’s the first (and better) of the two songs, “This Turf Is Ours.”