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time heals everything (but loving you)

Time, a British drag queen with hit records once told me, is like a clock of the heart. Meaning, or at least this is how my 10-year-old self interrupted those words, time passes and feelings along with it. 1,046 more words

Sean On Sean

"What happened to that?"

I miss when gay guys sat talking about Sondheim. What happened to that? Met my BFF when I heard “Pacific Overtures” coming from his window.

— Daniel Mendelsohn (@DMendelsohn1960) July 24, 2016

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**** Review – Into The Woods, Menier Chocolate Factory

I wish… more than anything… more than life, more than jewels… I wish you’d go and see Fiasco Theater’s spellbinding rendition of Into the Woods. Truly magic. 648 more words

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Into the Woods, Menier Chocolate Factory

Anyone who ever played ‘shop’ as a child, trading real or imaginary objects over a table, will experience a thrill of recognition at Fiasco Theater’s stripped-back take on Sondheim and James Lapine’s ode to and deconstruction of storytelling. 67 more words

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Into the Woods, Menier Chocolate Factory, London

The Menier Chocolate Factory has a history of showing great productions of Sondheim musicals, so I went in with high expectations. This American troupe has transferred here, from off Broadway, having had runs in Princeton and San Diego before that. 187 more words

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Session 20: Sondheim called his song...Someone in a Tree

The song is about an observer to a gathering meant to plan change.

I was standing in the street, filming a parade in downtown St. Louis today. 641 more words

Favourite Sondheim Songs

Last night, I saw Into the Woods at the Menier Chocolate Factory.

Today, I have had ‘Into the Woods’ stuck in my head. All day. 103 more words