http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/stephen-sondheim-broadway-cast-of-a-little-night-music-to-sign-album-april-6-2010-03-26March 26, 2010|1 commentsStephen Sondheim and Broadway Cast of "A Little Night Music" to Sign Copies of New Cast Recording at Walter Kerr Theatre April 6
The new Broadway cast recording of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's A Little Night Music is due out next Tuesday, April 6. That same day, Sondheim and the cast, including Catherine Zeta-Jones, Angela Lansbury, and Alexander Hanson, will sign copies of the album at the Walter Kerr Theatre, from 2 to 3:30 PM.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist Newsstephen sondheimhttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/broadway-theater-to-be-renamed-in-honor-of-stephen-sondheim-2010-03-23March 23, 2010|0 comments
Stephen Sondheim's 80th birthday yesterday was celebrated in a big way. The momentous occasion is being acknowledged in many ways, not least in the Nonesuch Store, where the complete catalog of Sondheim CDs is 30% off all week. Last night, at the Roundabout Theater Company's Sondheim 80 gala, it was announced that the Henry Miller’s Theatre on West 43rd Street will be renamed the Stephen Sondheim.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist Newsstephen sondheimhttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/celebrate-stephen-sondheim-80th-birthday-w-30-percent-off-the-nonesuch-sondheim-catalog-2010-03-22March 22, 2010|0 comments
Stephen Sondheim celebrates his 80th birthday today. Nonesuch Records wishes the composer a very happy birthday and is celebrating all week, taking 30% off every Sondheim CD in the Nonesuch Store, from the forthcoming cast recording of the current Broadway revival of A Little Night Music all the way back to Mandy Patinkin's 1995 album Oscar & Steve; from the first musical Sondheim ever wrote, Saturday Night, to his very latest, Road Show.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist Newsstephen sondheimhttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/audra-mcdonald-mandy-patinkin-join-ny-phil-celebrate-stephen-sondheim-80th-birthday-lincoln-center-2010-03-15March 15, 2010|1 commentsAudra McDonald, Mandy Patinkin Join NY Phil to Celebrate Stephen Sondheim's 80th Birthday at Lincoln Center
Stephen Sondheim celebrates his 80th birthday next Monday, March 22. The New York Philharmonic celebrates with two sold-out concerts at Lincoln Center tonight and tomorrow night, hosted by David Hyde Pierce and starring Audra McDonald, Mandy Patinkin, Michael Cerveris, Patti LuPone, Victoria Clark, Bernadette Peters, Elaine Stritch, and many others. Sondheim's A Little Night Music, due out April 6, is available for pre-order now from the Nonesuch Store.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist Newsstephen sondheimhttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/stephen-sondheim-a-little-night-music-cast-album-available-for-pre-order-now-in-stores-april-6-2010-03-04March 04, 2010|0 comments
Nonesuch Records and PS Classics will release the cast album of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's A Little Night Music on April 6, 2010; the album is now available for pre-order in the Nonesuch Store. Starring Catherine Zeta-Jones, Angela Lansbury, and Alexander Hanson, the Trevor Nunn-production is the first revival of the show since its 1973 debut. The limited number of posters signed by the principals sold out as soon as they were made available this morning.Read more|Journal Topics:Album Releasestephen sondheimhttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/new-york-mag-a-little-night-music-revival-a-stunning-twilit-devastatingly-good-new-production-2009-12-14December 14, 2009|0 commentsNew York Mag: "A Little Night Music" Revival a "Stunning, Twilit, Devastatingly Good New Production ... Beautiful"
The revival of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's A Little Night Music opened last night at the Walter Kerr Theatre, starring Catherine Zeta-Jones and Angela Lansbury; Nonesuch Records / PS Classics will record the cast album in January. New York calls the revival a "stunning, twilit, devastatingly good new production ... beautiful." Sondheim and Lansbury talk to the magazine about this and their previous work together. NPR's Weekend Edition looks at a different sort of relationship with ties to the play. USA Today praises both Lansbury and Sondheim's score for their "blend of wit and poignancy."Read more|Journal Topics:Reviews Radiostephen sondheimhttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/nonesuch-ps-classics-to-record-cast-album-stephen-sondheim-hugh-wheeler-a-little-night-music-2009-12-11December 11, 2009|0 commentsNonesuch / PS Classics to Record Cast Album of Stephen Sondheim / Hugh Wheeler's "A Little Night Music" in January
Nonesuch Records and PS Classics will record the cast album of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's A Little Night Music on January 4, 2010. The production, which opens on December 13, 2009, at the Walter Kerr Theatre, stars Catherine Zeta-Jones, Angela Lansbury, and Alexander Hanson. Directed by Trevor Nunn, it is the first revival of the show since its 1973 debut. Tommy Krasker will produce the album.Read more|Journal Topics:Album Release Newsstephen sondheimhttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/stephen-sondheim-discusses-his-life-career-live-on-stage-w-frank-rich-others-2009-10-23October 23, 2009|0 comments
Stephen Sondheim continues his series of on-stage conversations about his life and career, following last year's inaugural event with Frank Rich in San Francisco, which the San Francisco Chronicle called "a dazzling evening." Sondheim spoke with that paper and the Houston Chronicle in advance of coming events in those areas, and says humbly: "You keep writing what you like and you hope other people will like it."Read more|Journal Topics:On Tourstephen sondheimhttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/stephen-sondheim-and-john-weidman-discuss-road-show-on-kcrws-bookworm-2009-09-23September 23, 2009|0 commentsThe cast recording of Stephen Sondheim's Road Show was released this summer. Sondheim and the writer of the show's book, John Weidman, discuss the work on KCRW's Bookworm Thursday afternoon. Host Michael Silverblatt tells the Los Angeles Times that Road Show "is, and will be, the classical American musical. It will be on the special list of things that shape America, the way Americans look at themselves."Read more|Journal Topics:Radiostephen sondheimhttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/stephen-sondheim-road-show-set-for-june-30-release-2009-06-03June 03, 2009|0 comments
Nonesuch Records and PS Classics are proud to announce the release of the original cast recording of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s Road Show—from 2008's Public Theater production featuring Alexander Gemignani and Michael Cerveris—on June 30, 2009. New York magazine described the musical as "a boisterous picaresque about two brothers flimflamming their way from the Yukon to Boca Raton at the turn of the 20th century." Road Show was directed by John Doyle, the score conducted by Mary-Mitchell Campbell and orchestrated by Jonathan Tunick, and was produced by Tommy Krasker.