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The Worst Pies in London, Emma Thompson-style!

Hope you caught the recent PBS airing of the Lincoln Center staged version of Sondheim’s “Sweeney Todd” which premiered this past weekend!  Here’s a short clip of the always-talented Thompson as Mrs. 9 more words


Once Upon a Time . . . Things Went Very, Very Badly

Originally set to premiere this December, the movie adaptation of Into the Woods has been delayed until January 2015. You may have seen its trailer in theaters this summer, in fact, and if you haven’t, here eet ‘tis. 928 more words


Review: Beautiful

Ticket Type: Balcony

Viewing Angle:  Reasonably far back stage-left – could still see everything.

Price: $110 from the box office

Location: Stephen Sondheim Theatre

Beautiful… 284 more words


Review - Sweeney Todd at Twickenham Theatre

From the opening crunch of clashing organ chords, to melodies that keep slipping and sliding into dissonance – not quite able to hold their key, conjuring the twisted world the musical is set in – Sweeney Todd has a hold over me. 695 more words


"You haven't got one good reason for being alone."

I spend a lot of my time comparing myself to other people. It’s probably one of my more tragic flaws. Generally the people I compare myself to are fictional, which makes it even harder to live up to those expectations. 273 more words

Write what you care about. Stephen Sondheim

Day 5

This book.
This happy things might not reach the biggest audience, but it does make me smile a hell of a lot.
Little secrets from Stephen Sondheim’s mind as he wrote musicals that have affected my life so much.