Sondheim on Sondheim, a musical revue of Sondheim’s most beloved works, on Thursday, Oct. 5 through Saturday, Oct. 7 in the Cohen Family Studio Theater. The performance paints an intimate portrait of the songwriter, told through his music and through video clips of Sondheim himself.
Eight singers will perform some of Sondheim’s most popular tunes from A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, West Side Story, A Little Night Music, Passion, Assassins, and Bounce, as well as a brand-new song written just for Sondheim on Sondheim.
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Aubrey Berg, director; Stephen Goers, music director; Katie Johannigman, choreographer, With Bryce Baxter, Aria Braswell, Emily Fink, Ciara Harris, Phillip Johnson, Alex Stone, Keaton Whittaker and Gabe Wrobel.
At 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5 and Friday, Oct. 6; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7 In the Cohen Family Studio Theater, CCM Village, University of Cincinnati. Admission is free, but reservations are required; tickets become available at noon on Monday, October 2.
Rafael de Acha