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Into The Woods

Music and Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim. Book: James Lapine.

Productions

Phoenix Theatre, 1990
Donmar Warehouse, 1998 - 1999

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Phoenix Theatre
First performance: 25th September 1990
Director: Richard Jones. Set: Richard Hudson.
Costumes: Sue Blane. Choreography: Anthony Van Laast.
Orchestrations: Jonathan Tunick. Musical Director: Peter Stranger.
Musical Supervisor: Martin Koch. Lighting: Pat Collins.
Magic: Kovari. Sound: Andrew Bruce.

CharacterPlayed By
The WitchJulia McKenzie
The NarratorNicholas Parsons
The Baker's WifeImelda Staunton
Jack's MotherPatsy Rowlands
Wolf/Cinderella's PrinceClive Carter
Cinderella's Mother/Red Ridinghood's Granny/GiantessEunice Gayson
Cinderella's StepmotherAnn Howard
The BakerIan Bartholomew
CinderellaJacqueline Dankworth
Rapunzel's PrinceMark Tinkler
Cinderella's Father/Mysterious ManJohn Rogan
Sleeping BeautyKate Arneil
FlorindaElizabeth Brice
Little Red Riding HoodTessa Burbridge
JackRichard Dempsey
Snow White/HarpMegan Kelly
RapunzelMary Lincoln
StewardPeter Ledbury
LucindaLiza Sadovy
CoverEileen Battye
CoverOlivis Eisinger
CoverLeon Ferguson
CoverLouise Kerr
CoverTed Merwood
CoverGrant Olding
CoverSamantha Seager
CoverGeoffrey Webb
Orchestra
ConductorPeter Stranger
Violin 1Keitaro Takayama
Violin 2Stephen Bentley-Klein
Viola 1Cathryn McCracken
Viola 2Elizabeth Maskey
CelloTrevor Burley
BassSteven McManus
FluteKenneth Dryden
ClarinetDerek Hannigan
BassoonCatherine Duckett
TrumpetNoel Langley
Horn 1Timothy Locke
Horn 2Jane Hanna
PercussionNeil Rowland
KeyboardsMark Dorrell

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Donmar Warehouse
First preview: 6th November 1998
Press Night: 16th November 1998
Last performance: 13th February 1999
Director: John Crowley. Co-director and Choreographer: Jonathan Butterell.
Designer: Bob Crowley. Lighting: Paul Pyant.
Original Orchestrations: Jonathan Tunick. Sound: John A Leonard for AURA.
Musical Direction and Orchestrations: Mark Warman.

CharacterPlayed By
NarratorFrank Middlemass
CinderellaJenna Russell
JackChristopher Pizzey
Milky WhiteMichelle Blair
Milky WhiteZoë Walsham
BakerNick Holder
Baker's WifeSophie Thompson
Cinderella's StepmotherLouise Davidson
FlorindaCaroline Sheen
LucindaCeri Ann Gregory
Jack's MotherSheila Reid
Little Red Riding HoodSheridan Smith
WitchClaire Burt
Cinderella's Father/Mysterious ManMichael N. Harbour
Cinderella's Mother/Grandmother/GiantDilys Laye
Wolf/Cinderella's PrinceDamian Lewis
RapunzelSamantha Lavender
Rapunzel's PrinceMatt Rawle
StewardTony Timberlake
Band
Musical Director/PianoMark Warman
Associate MD/KeyboardsMichael Haslam
Double BassPaul Moylan
PercussionRichard Horne
CelloErica Simpson
Flute/PiccoloLuke Strevens
Clarinet/Bass ClarinetChristopher Gradwell
French HornRichard Steggall
Trumpet/Piccolo TrumpetHenry Lowther

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