Stephen Sondheim

Writer

Also known as: Stephen Joshua Sondheim

Male

Born: March 22, 1930
New York, New York

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - Follies Follies
Sep. 12, 2011 - Jan. 22, 2012
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Playbill Cover - Sondheim on Sondheim Sondheim on Sondheim
Apr. 22, 2010 - Jun. 27, 2010
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Playbill Cover - A Little Night Music A Little Night Music
Dec. 13, 2009 - Jan. 9, 2011
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Playbill Cover - West Side Story West Side Story
Mar. 19, 2009 - Jan. 2, 2011
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Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
Mar. 27, 2008 - Jan. 11, 2009
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Playbill Cover - Sunday in the Park with George Sunday in the Park with George
Feb. 21, 2008 - Jun. 29, 2008
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Playbill Cover - Company Company
Nov. 29, 2006 - Jul. 1, 2007
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Playbill Cover - Sweeney Todd Sweeney Todd
Nov. 3, 2005 - Sep. 3, 2006
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Playbill Cover - Pacific Overtures Pacific Overtures
Dec. 2, 2004 - Jan. 30, 2005
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Playbill Cover - The Frogs The Frogs
Jul. 22, 2004 - Oct. 10, 2004
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Playbill Cover - Assassins Assassins
Apr. 22, 2004 - Jul. 18, 2004
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Playbill Cover - Barbara Cook's Broadway! Barbara Cook's Broadway!
Mar. 28, 2004 - Apr. 18, 2004
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Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
May 1, 2003 - May 30, 2004
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Playbill Cover - Mandy Patinkin in Concert: Celebrating Sondheim Mandy Patinkin in Concert: Celebrating Sondheim
Dec. 2, 2002 - Jan. 6, 2003
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Playbill Cover - Into the Woods Into the Woods
Apr. 30, 2002 - Dec. 29, 2002
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Playbill Cover - Elaine Stritch at Liberty Elaine Stritch at Liberty
Feb. 21, 2002 - May 26, 2002
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Playbill Cover - Mostly Sondheim Mostly Sondheim
Jan. 14, 2002 - Aug. 25, 2002
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Playbill Cover - Follies Follies
Apr. 5, 2001 - Jul. 14, 2001
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Playbill Cover - Matters of the Heart Matters of the Heart
Nov. 13, 2000 - Dec. 17, 2000
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Playbill Cover - Putting It Together Putting It Together
Nov. 21, 1999 - Feb. 20, 2000
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Playbill Cover - Candide Candide
Apr. 29, 1997 - Jul. 27, 1997
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Playbill Cover - A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Apr. 18, 1996 - Jan. 4, 1998
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Playbill Cover - Getting Away with Murder Getting Away with Murder
Mar. 17, 1996 - Mar. 31, 1996
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Playbill Cover - Company Company
Oct. 5, 1995 - Dec. 3, 1995
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Playbill Cover - Sunday in the Park with George Sunday in the Park with George
May 15, 1994 - May 15, 1994
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Playbill Cover - Passion Passion
May 9, 1994 - Jan. 7, 1995
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Company
Apr. 11, 1993 - Apr. 12, 1993
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Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
Nov. 16, 1989 - Jul. 28, 1991
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Playbill Cover - Sweeney Todd Sweeney Todd
Sep. 14, 1989 - Feb. 25, 1990
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Playbill Cover - Jerome Robbins' Broadway Jerome Robbins' Broadway
Feb. 26, 1989 - Sep. 1, 1990
Featured Songs ("A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum")
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    Featured Songs with Lyrics ("A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum," "Gypsy," "West Side Story")
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Playbill Cover - Into the Woods Into the Woods
Nov. 5, 1987 - Sep. 3, 1989
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Playbill Cover - Barbara Cook: A Concert for the Theatre Barbara Cook: A Concert for the Theatre
Apr. 15, 1987 - Apr. 26, 1987
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Playbill Cover - Sunday in the Park with George Sunday in the Park with George
May 2, 1984 - Oct. 13, 1985
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Playbill Cover - Merrily We Roll Along Merrily We Roll Along
Nov. 16, 1981 - Nov. 28, 1981
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Playbill Cover - West Side Story West Side Story
Feb. 14, 1980 - Nov. 30, 1980
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The Madwoman of Central Park West
Jun. 13, 1979 - Aug. 25, 1979
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Playbill Cover - Sweeney Todd Sweeney Todd
Mar. 1, 1979 - Jun. 29, 1980
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Playbill Cover - Side by Side by Sondheim Side by Side by Sondheim
Apr. 18, 1977 - Mar. 19, 1978
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Playbill Cover - Pacific Overtures Pacific Overtures
Jan. 11, 1976 - Jun. 27, 1976
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Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
Sep. 23, 1974 - Jan. 4, 1975
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Playbill Cover - Sondheim: A Musical Tribute Sondheim: A Musical Tribute
Mar. 11, 1973 - Mar. 11, 1973
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Playbill Cover - A Little Night Music A Little Night Music
Feb. 25, 1973 - Aug. 3, 1974
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Playbill Cover - A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Mar. 30, 1972 - Aug. 12, 1972
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Playbill Cover - Twigs Twigs
Nov. 14, 1971 - Jul. 23, 1972
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Playbill Cover - Follies Follies
Apr. 4, 1971 - Jul. 1, 1972
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Playbill Cover - Company Company
Apr. 26, 1970 - Jan. 1, 1972
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Playbill Cover - Do I Hear a Waltz? Do I Hear a Waltz?
Mar. 18, 1965 - Sep. 25, 1965
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Playbill Cover - West Side Story West Side Story
Apr. 8, 1964 - May 3, 1964
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Playbill Cover - Anyone Can Whistle Anyone Can Whistle
Apr. 4, 1964 - Apr. 11, 1964
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Playbill Cover - A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
May 8, 1962 - Aug. 29, 1964
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Playbill Cover - Invitation to a March Invitation to a March
Oct. 29, 1960 - Feb. 4, 1961
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Playbill Cover - West Side Story West Side Story
Apr. 27, 1960 - Dec. 10, 1960
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Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
May 21, 1959 - Mar. 25, 1961
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Playbill Cover - West Side Story West Side Story
Sep. 26, 1957 - Jun. 27, 1959
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Playbill Cover - Girls of Summer Girls of Summer
Nov. 19, 1956 - Jan. 5, 1957
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2009 Outstanding Music Road Show Nominee
2009 Outstanding Lyrics Road Show Winner
2000 Outstanding Music Saturday Night Nominee
2000 Outstanding Lyrics Saturday Night Winner
1994 Outstanding Music Passion Winner
1994 Outstanding Lyrics Passion Winner
1991 Outstanding Music Assassins Nominee
1991 Outstanding Lyrics Assassins Nominee
1988 Outstanding Music Into the Woods Nominee
1988 Outstanding Lyrics Into the Woods Winner
1984 Outstanding Music Sunday in the Park with George Nominee
1984 Outstanding Lyrics Sunday in the Park with George Winner
1982 Outstanding Music Merrily We Roll Along Nominee
1982 Outstanding Lyrics Merrily We Roll Along Winner
1979 Outstanding Music Sweeney Todd Winner
1979 Outstanding Lyrics Sweeney Todd Winner
1976 Outstanding Music and Lyrics Pacific Overtures Nominee
1973 Outstanding Music A Little Night Music Winner
1973 Outstanding Lyrics A Little Night Music Winner
1971 Outstanding Music Follies Winner
1971 Outstanding Lyrics Follies Winner
1970 Outstanding Music Company Winner
1970 Outstanding Lyrics Company Winner

New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1988 Best Musical Into the Woods Winner
1984 Best Musical Sunday in the Park with George Winner
1979 Best Musical Sweeney Todd Winner
1976 Best Musical Pacific Overtures Winner
1973 Best Musical A Little Night Music Winner
1971 Best Musical Follies Winner
1970 Best Musical Company Winner

Pulitzer Prize

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1985 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Sunday in the Park with George Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2008 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
1994 Original Score Passion Winner
1988 Original Score Into the Woods Winner
1984 Original Score Sunday in the Park with George Nominee
1982 Original Score Merrily We Roll Along Nominee
1979 Original Score Sweeney Todd Winner
1976 Original Score Pacific Overtures Nominee
1973 Original Score A Little Night Music Winner
1972 Original Score Follies Winner
1971 Original Score Company Winner
1971 Lyrics (Musical) Company Winner
1965 Composer and Lyricist Do I Hear a Waltz? Nominee
1958 Musical West Side Story Nominee
 
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