Side by Side by Sondheim

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?

Music by Stephen Sondheim with Leonard Bernstein, Jule Styne, and Richard and Mary Rodgers
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Continuity by Ned Sherrin


Wednesday, April 23, noon
Music Theatre, Imig Music Building
You are welcome to bring your lunch and water to the Brown Bag Preview, but please do not bring coffee, tea, and soda into the Music Theatre.

Pre-curtain lecture by Professor Thomas Riis, Director of the American Music Research Center, one hour before each performance in the Music Theatre. Tickets required for admittance.

Music Theater • Directions & ParkingSeating (PDF)


  • Season tickets (CU Opera or Choice Option)
  • Single tickets start at $16
Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:30 pm

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Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:30 pm

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Saturday, April 26, 2014, 7:30 pm

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Sunday, April 27, 2014, 2:00 pm

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