Side By Side By Sondheim – Gala Benefit
Music by Stephen Sondheim, Leonard Bernstein, Jule Styne, Richard Rodgers, Mary Rodgers
Saturday, January 17th – 6:30pm
$75, $125, $250 ($250 includes Post-Performance VIP Reception)
An entertaining Star-Studded evening that The Desert Sun’s Bruce Fessier calls a “Must See Event!” The sophistication, wit, insight, heart and genius of Broadway’s most innovative and influential artist is at the center of this tribute to composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim.
This dazzling array of some of Sondheim’s best-known songs features numbers from landmark shows that revolutionized the musical theatre with their masterful craft and astounding creativity: COMPANY, FOLLIES, A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM, ANYONE CAN WHISTLE and PACIFIC OVERTURES, not to mention the classics written with musical theatre giants Leonard Bernstein, Jule Styne and Richard Rodgers, WEST SIDE STORY, GYPSY, and DO I HEAR A WALTZ? Also included are delectable rarities from the television musical Evening Primrose, the film The Seven Percent Solution and the hit revue The Mad Show.