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Into the Woods free pdf A modern musical twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales. Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood and other well-known fairytale characters are interwoven with the story of a baker and his wife - whose longing for a child is thwarted by the witch who lives next door. Into the Woods won three Tony Awards for its original 1987 Broadway production, including Best Score of a Musical and Best Book of a Musical. This tie-in version is published alongside the 2014 Disney film adaptation, with a cast including Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, James Corden and Johnny Depp. It includes colour stills from the film.

About Stephen Sondheim

Stephen Sondheim is generally recognized as one of the most influential and innovative artists working in contemporary musical theatre. He has written lyrics for "West Side Story," "Gypsy" and "Do I Hear a Waltz," and the complete scores (music and lyrics) for works such as "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," "Into the Woods," "Company," "A Little Night Music," "Follies," "Sunday in the Park with George," "Assassins," "Passion," "Pacific Overtures" and "Sweeney Todd"/ He has won six Tony Awards for Best Score for a Musical, a special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre, an Academy Award for Best Song, eight Grammy Awards, and a Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and many other honors. James Lapine has written and directed the plays "Twelve Dreams," "Table Settings," "Luck, Pluck and Virtue," "Fran's Bed," "The Moment When," "Mrs. Miller Does Her Thing," and "Act One," an adaptation of Moss Hart's autobiography. He has written the book for and directed the musicals "Into the Woods," "Passion" and "Sunday in the Park with George" (all with scores by Stephen Sondheim) and "Falsettos," "A New Brain," "Muscles" and "Little Miss Sunshine" (all with scores by William Finn). He has directed numerous plays on Broadway and at leading theatres around the country, and has received three Tony Awards, five Drama Desk awards, and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

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Author : Stephen Sondheim
Publisher : Theatre Communications Group Inc.,U.S.
Data Published : 08 January 2015
ISBN : 1559364998
EAN : 9781559364997
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 168 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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