Stephen Sondheim

‘Sunday in the Park’ colorfully explores meaning of art

Being an artist has never been easy. Consider Georges Seurat, the 19th-century…

 

42nd Street Moon stages Sondheim’s ‘Saturday Night’

Stephen Sondheim completists will get a kick out of 42nd Street Moon’s…

 

San Jose’s 3Below opens with Sondheim revue

South Bay theater lovers are invited to get up close and personal…

 

‘Candide’ has become a cult favorite

Patrons anticipating upcoming San Francisco Symphony concerts of “Candide” and expecting a…

Follow Fiasco’s rewarding trek ‘Into the Woods’

When die-hard Stephen Sondheim fans hear of a major new production of…

‘Assassins’ hits artistic, emotional bullseye

There’s a temptation to make bad jokes about the timeliness of a…

Emily Skinner celebrates Sondheim and more

Tony Award-nominee Emily Skinner is becoming a very welcome presence on The…

More funny things need to happen in ‘Forum’

People who accuse Stephen Sondheim of being too highbrow have usually not…

Love, marriage side by side in SF Playhouse’s lively ‘Company’

Looking for a musical summer cocktail? Blend five parts marriage with three…

SF Playhouse closes season with ‘Company’

In an effort to present the best of American musical theater, is…

ACT’s ‘Night Music’ is light but sexy

Director Mark Lamos and choreographer Val Caniparoli have breathed passion into Stephen…

Judy Collins looks at Sondheim from both sides

Judy Collins says she has had the same turntable in the studio…

Foothill thrills with Sondheim’s ‘Sunday in the Park with George'

Foothill Music Theatre’s production of Stephen Sondheim's big, complex, challenging 1984 musical…

Disney takes a familiar journey in 'Into the Woods’

The promotional trailer for the new Disney film musical “Into the Woods”…

TheatreWorks’ Sondheim revue goes down easy

Toward the end of the 70-minute Stephen Sondheim musical revue “Marry Me…

Sondheim’s ‘Road Show’ lands in S.F. with a thud

Stephen Sondheim’s problematic here again-gone again musical “Road Show” has finally made…

'Woods' meets big Sondheim challenge

"Into the Woods," Stephen Sondheim's 1986 fractured fairy tale and great musical,…

Ongoing allure of Sondheim’s ‘Assassins’

They all had their reasons. Charles Guiteau wanted to be ambassador to…

Surprising ‘Sweeney Todd’

“Sweeney Todd,” one of Stephen Sondheim’s biggest, most operatic Broadway musicals, takes…

Going ‘Into the Woods’ and out again

Stephen Sondheim’s great fractured fairy tale-themed musical has giants, princes, an insatiable…