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One From Column A
Enigmatic mystery columnist "The Real A" has written over one hundred weekly columns at How many have you read...

Norkin On Sondheim
Sam Norkin is that other theater caricaturist. He says he has seen more rehearsals than anyone in the theater, more shows that went out of town for tryouts never to return to Broadway, and that his drawings have been seen by more readers than any other caricaturist...

Sondheim: A Life
Read the entire first chapter, "An Institutionalized Child," of Meryle Secrest's Sondheim biography...

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Illustrating the Woods
Take an illustrated journey into the woods with Hudson Talbott and his illustrated story book adaptation of Into the Woods.

Les Miz Brothers
Brothers Addison and Wilson Mizner were born in Benecia (northwest of San Francisco), Addison in 1872, and Wilson in 1876. The Mizners were the black sheep in an otherwise respectable family... Community Games
The community forum is a popular spot for readers of this site. We've developed a number of interactive Sondheim related games to play and what follows is an introduction to them...

"I'm Still..." What!?
"I'm Still Here" is more than just a showstopping number in Stephen Sondheim's Follies. It is a cultural roadmap of the American fads, media darlings, politics, and excess of the last century...

It Happened On Broadway
The book It Happened on Broadway brings over a hundred of Broadway's finest together to share over 300 pages of the most entertaining stories that have built the Great White Way. A great number of the stories told involve Stephen Sondheim and his contributions to The musical theatre...

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Assassins is about how society interprets the American Dream, marginalizes outsiders and rewrites and sanitizes its collective history. "Something Just Broke" is a major distraction and plays like an afterthought, shoe horned simply to appease. The song breaks the dramatic fluidity and obstructs the overall pacing and climactic arc which derails the very intent and momentum that makes this work so compelling...”
- Mark Bakalor

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“I found [the Sondheim Celebration's Company] to be completely delightful. Almost all of the numbers excited and energized me, and most of the scenes were about as pitch-perfect as you can get. I just sat there with a big smile on my face the whole show.

Which is not to say that it is perfect...”
- popcornonmyknees

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Elaine Stritch
With three hand-held cameras, one major theatrical milestone and nearly nineteen hours of footage, this rare and intimate look with Original Cast Album - Company is a must for any Sondheim fan.

DVD: $26.96
VHS: $24.95

One of Sondheim's most beloved works is sure to be Sunday in the Park with George, available on DVD, video tape, and CD.

CD: $13.99
DVD: $25.49
VHS: $19.98

Nathan Lane
All Sondheim completists are sure to now own the first complete recording of The Frogs coupled with Evening Primrose. Do you?

CD: $18.97

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