Into the Woods is a modern twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales in a musical format that follows the classic tales of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel-all tied together by an original story involving a baker and his wife, their wish to begin a family and their interaction with the witch who has put a curse on them. Written by
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The original 1987 Broadway production of "Into the Woods" earned Tony Awards for Best Original Score (Stephen Sondheim) and Best Book of a Musical (James Lapine) beating "The Phantom of the Opera" (Andrew Lloyd Webber). However, "The Phantom of the Opera" took home the Best Musical award. See more
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