Hot Reads: Finishing The Hatby Stephen Sondheim

By: Brodie
1.15.2011

Take a look inside the genius of musical theater icon Stephen Sondheim.

His name is synonymous with the very best in musical theater. Over the course of his career, he’s won seven Tonys, seven Grammys, an Oscar and a Pulitzer Prize. Now, in Finishing the Hat, the songsmith collects his lyrics together for the first time, offering readers a rare and personal look into his extraordinary life and imagination.

Delve deeper into the exciting new book, a must own for any Sondheim fan, below.

Inside, we get the complete lyrics to every Sondheim production from 1954 to 1981, including West Side Story, Company, Follies, A Little Night Music and Sweeney Todd. Stephen-Sondheim-006 Throughout, Sondheim discusses his relationship with mentor Oscar Hammerstein II, and his collaborations with legends like Leonard Bernstein, Ethel Merman, Richard Rodgers, Angela Lansbury, and many others. He also treats us to never-before-published songs from each show!

The perfect gift for the gay who has everything and very neccesary reading for anyone who loves top tier musicals, Finishing the Hat highlights work that will continue be enjoyed for generations to come.

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