Into the Woods

Music & Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim
Book: James Lapine

Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway (November 5 1987 – September 3 1989: 764 performances & 43 previews)
Directed by James Lapine
Set Design: Tony Straiges
Lighting Design: Richard Nelson
Costumes: Ann Hould-Ward
Magic Consultant: Charles Reynolds
Sound: Alan Stieb and James Brousseau

The production below was filmed between May 23 to May 25 1989 with most of the original cast. This recording was first broadcast in 1991 on American Playhouse.

Phoenix Theatre, London (September 25 1990 – February 23 1991: 197 performances)
Directed by Richard Jones
Set: Richard Hudson
Costumes; Sue Blane
Choreography: Anthony Van Laast
Lighting: Pat Collins
Magic: Kovari
Sound: Andrew Bruce

Revival – St James Theatre, New York (Opened July 10 2022 – August 21 2022)
Directed by Lear deBessonet
Choreography by Lorin Latarro
Music Direction by Robert Berman
Scenic Design by David Rockwell
Costume Design by Andrea Hood
Lighting Design by Tyler Micoleau
Sound Design by Scott Lehrer & Alex Neumann
Hair, Wigs & Makeup Design by Cookie Jordan
Puppet Design by James Ortiz

Revival – Theatre Royal Bath (17 August – 10 September 2022)
Co-Directed by Terry Gilliam and Leah Hausman

Into the Woods is a musical play which intertwines a number of characters from the Brothers Grimm. 


Into the Woods London Cast
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LSI - Into the Woods (November 1990)
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From Lighting & Sound International

Movie version (2014)

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