Reading Stephen Sondheim : a collection of critical essays /

Other Authors: Goodhart, Sandor.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Garland Pub., 2000.
Series: Garland reference library of the humanities ; vol. 2065.
Garland reference library of the humanities. Studies in modern drama ; v. 10.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Reading Sondheim: The End of Ever After /
  • Sandor Goodhart
  • Pt. 1.
  • Sources, Institutions, Themes
  • Ch. 1.
  • The Sung and the Said: Literary Value in the Musical Dramas of Stephen Sondheim /
  • Thomas P. Adler
  • Ch. 2.
  • Maternity, Madness, and Art in the Theater of Stephen Sondheim /
  • Allen W. Menton
  • Ch. 3.
  • "Every Day a Little Death": Sondheim's Un-musicaling of Marriage /
  • Kay Young
  • Ch. 4.
  • The Funeral of Follies: Stephen Sondheim and the Razing of American Musical Theater /
  • Ann Marie McEntee
  • Ch. 5.
  • Difference and Sameness: Tarchetti's Fosca, Scola's Passione d'Amore, and Sondheim's Passion /
  • Shoshana Milgram Knapp
  • Ch. 6.
  • "It Takes Two": A Duet on Duets in Follies and Sweeney Todd /
  • Paul M. Puccio and Scott F. Stoddart
  • Pt. 2.
  • Plays
  • Ch. 7.
  • Enchantment on the Manicured Lawns: The Shakespearean "Green World" in A Little Night Music /
  • Paul M. Puccio
  • Ch. 8.
  • Arresting Development: Law, Love, and the Name-of-the-Father in Sweeney Todd /
  • Joseph Marchesani
  • Ch. 9.
  • Visions and Re-visions: The Postmodern Challenge of Merrily We Roll Along /
  • S. F. Stoddart
  • Ch. 10.
  • A Cathedral to Art /
  • Frank Olley
  • Ch. 11.
  • "Happily ... Ever ..." NEVER: The Antithetical Romance of Into the Woods /
  • S. F. Stoddart
  • Ch. 12.
  • "The Mother's Part": Love, Letters, and Reading in Sondheim's Passion /
  • Sandor Goodhart.