A childless baker and his wife cannot have a child until they follow the bidding of the witch next door to get a cow as white as milk, the cape as red as blood, the hair as yellow as corn, and the slipper as pure as gold. Good thing, then that they've got neighbors named Jack, Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel and Cinderella to help them before (and after) Happily Ever After. Written by
Did You Know?
The original Broadway production of "Into the Woods" opened at the Martin Beck Theater in New York on November 5, 1987, ran for 765 performances and won the 1988 Tony Awards for the Best Book and Score. The original Broadway cast is virtually intact for this filmed production which included Joanna Gleason
, the winner of the 1988 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical and Robert Westenberg
, the nominee for the 1988 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical. See more
[Seeing the door to her Granny's cottage open
Little Red Riding Hood
Oh dear. How uneasy I feel...
Referenced in Safety Dance
Giants in the Sky
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Sung by Ben Wright See more