Sondheim Week, Day Five: “Everybody’s Got The Right”

You Can Close the New York Stock Exchange/Everybody’s Got the Right Original Broadway Cast Assassins Genre: Broadway What I went through on Friday afternoon doesn’t qualify as “publishing another new blog post about a Sondheim song” but it did become a perfect illustration of why Stephen Sondheim is a rather special kind of Broadway composer.…

Sondheim Week! Day One: “Getting Married Today”

Getting Married Today Original Broadway Cast Original Broadway Cast Recording Genre: Broadway All morning long, I’ve been reading blog posts about everyone’s favorite childhood Sondheim Week memories. I’m sure I had the same reaction as you did: “It’s that time of year? Again? But the stores have only just taken down their Jerry Herman decorations!”…