It may be an atypical bit of imagery for a love song, but the element of surprise is what gives the work of Sondheim its distinctive identity. And whether or not the use of a circus as a metaphor for love resonates, the song conveys a deep sense of yearning with its questioning lyrics. Because what happened next was, indeed, surprising. I think that made a big difference.
Sondheim became an exemplar of how to take that form and do something really powerful with it. By the time the musical opened to very positive notices, Petosa said, no one in the packed house left before the curtain call—and now Sweeney Todd is a beloved touchstone of musical theater.https://klenfestlothecin.cf
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A Little Night Music is no exception. And land it she did, as have hundreds of recording artists and some of the most celebrated stage actors, from Judi Dench to Jacqui Dankworth.
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