Stephen Sondheim

Composer, Writer, Lyricist, Producer, Arranger
( b. Mar 22, 1930 New York, New York, USA ) Male
Also known as:     Stephen Joshua Sondheim [Birthname]
On the Council of the Dramatists Guild (President from 1973 - 1981).  

Broadway Production Credits

Prince of Broadway
Musical, Revue, Original
Aug 24, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
Featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim
Featuring songs with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Sunday in the Park with George
Musical, Revival
Feb 23, 2017 - Apr 23, 2017
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Follies
Musical, Drama, Revival
Sep 12, 2011 - Jan 22, 2012
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Sondheim on Sondheim
Musical, Revue, Original
Apr 22, 2010 - Jun 27, 2010
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

A Little Night Music
Musical, Romantic Comedy, Revival
Dec 13, 2009 - Jan 09, 2011
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Mar 19, 2009 - Jan 02, 2011
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Music arranged by Stephen Sondheim
- Additional

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
Mar 27, 2008 - Jan 11, 2009
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Sunday in the Park with George
Musical, Revival
Feb 21, 2008 - Jun 29, 2008
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Company
Musical, Drama, Revival
Nov 29, 2006 - Jul 01, 2007
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life
Musical, Original
Dec 11, 2005 - Feb 19, 2006
Featuring songs with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Sweeney Todd
Musical, Thriller, Revival
Nov 03, 2005 - Sep 03, 2006
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Pacific Overtures
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Dec 02, 2004 - Jan 30, 2005
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

The Frogs
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jul 22, 2004 - Oct 10, 2004
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Assassins
Musical, Drama, Original
Apr 22, 2004 - Jul 18, 2004
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Barbara Cook's Broadway!
Special, Concert, Original
Mar 28, 2004 - Apr 18, 2004
Featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
May 01, 2003 - May 30, 2004
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Celebrating Sondheim
Special, Concert, Original
Dec 02, 2002 - Jan 06, 2003
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Into the Woods
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Apr 30, 2002 - Dec 29, 2002
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Elaine Stritch At Liberty
Special, Solo, Play with music, Original
Feb 21, 2002 - May 26, 2002
Featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim

Mostly Sondheim
Special, Solo, Concert, Original
Jan 14, 2002 - Aug 25, 2002
Featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim
Featuring songs with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Follies
Musical, Drama, Revival
Apr 05, 2001 - Jul 14, 2001
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Matters of the Heart
Special, Solo, Concert, Original
Nov 13, 2000 - Dec 17, 2000
Featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim

Putting It Together
Musical, Revue, Original
Nov 21, 1999 - Feb 20, 2000
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Original 1992 production devised by Stephen Sondheim

Candide
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Apr 29, 1997 - Jul 27, 1997
Additional lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Musical, Comedy, Farce, Revival
Apr 18, 1996 - Jan 04, 1998
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Getting Away With Murder
Play, Comedy, Thriller, Original
Mar 17, 1996 - Mar 31, 1996
Written by Stephen Sondheim

Company
Musical, Drama, Revival
Oct 05, 1995 - Dec 03, 1995
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Passion
Musical, Original
May 09, 1994 - Jan 07, 1995
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Company
Special, Drama, Revival
Apr 11, 1993 - Apr 12, 1993
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
Nov 16, 1989 - Jul 28, 1991
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Sweeney Todd
Musical, Thriller, Revival
Sep 14, 1989 - Feb 25, 1990
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Jerome Robbins' Broadway
Musical, Revue, Dance, Original
Feb 26, 1989 - Sep 01, 1990
Featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim
Featuring songs with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Into the Woods
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original
Nov 05, 1987 - Sep 03, 1989
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Barbara Cook: A Concert for the Theatre
Special, Concert, Original
Apr 15, 1987 - Apr 26, 1987
Featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim

Sunday in the Park with George
Musical, Original
May 02, 1984 - Oct 13, 1985
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Merrily We Roll Along
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 16, 1981 - Nov 28, 1981
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Feb 14, 1980 - Nov 30, 1980
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

The Madwoman of Central Park West
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jun 13, 1979 - Aug 25, 1979
Featuring songs with music and/or lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Sweeney Todd
Musical, Thriller, Original
Mar 01, 1979 - Jun 29, 1980
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Side by Side by Sondheim
Musical, Revue, Original
Apr 18, 1977 - Mar 19, 1978
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Pacific Overtures
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original
Jan 11, 1976 - Jun 27, 1976
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
Sep 23, 1974 - Jan 04, 1975
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Candide
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Mar 10, 1974 - Jan 04, 1976
Additional lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

A Little Night Music
Musical, Romantic Comedy, Original
Feb 25, 1973 - Aug 03, 1974
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Musical, Comedy, Farce, Revival
Mar 30, 1972 - Aug 12, 1972
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Twigs
Emily
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 14, 1971 - Jul 23, 1972
Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Celia
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 14, 1971 - Jul 23, 1972
Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Dorothy
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 14, 1971 - Jul 23, 1972
Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Ma
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 14, 1971 - Jul 23, 1972
Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim

Follies
Musical, Drama, Original
Apr 04, 1971 - Jul 01, 1972
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Company
Musical, Drama, Original
Apr 26, 1970 - Jan 01, 1972
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Do I Hear a Waltz?
Musical, Original
Mar 18, 1965 - Sep 25, 1965
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Apr 08, 1964 - May 03, 1964
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Anyone Can Whistle
Musical, Original
Apr 04, 1964 - Apr 11, 1964
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Musical, Comedy, Farce, Original
May 08, 1962 - Aug 29, 1964
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Invitation to a March
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 29, 1960 - Feb 04, 1961
Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Apr 27, 1960 - Dec 10, 1960
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Original
May 21, 1959 - Mar 25, 1961
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Original
Sep 26, 1957 - Jun 27, 1959
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Girls of Summer
Play, Original
Nov 19, 1956 - Jan 05, 1957
Featuring the song "Girls of Summer" composed by Stephen Sondheim

Benefits and Special Events

Assassins
Dec 03, 2012 - Dec 03, 2012
Special, Benefit, Original
Music by Stephen Sondheim

Children and Art
Mar 21, 2005 - Mar 21, 2005
Special, Benefit, Original
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Passion
Oct 20, 2004 - Oct 20, 2004
Special, Benefit, Concert, Revival
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Short Talks on the Universe
Nov 17, 2002 - Nov 18, 2002
Special, Benefit, Original
Featuring songs from "Sunday in the Park With George" by Stephen Sondheim

Into the Woods
Nov 09, 1997 - Nov 09, 1997
Special, Benefit, Comedy, Concert, Revival
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Sunday in the Park with George
May 15, 1994 - May 15, 1994
Special, Benefit,Concert, Revival
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Jule's Friends at the Palace
May 19, 1974 - May 19, 1974
Special, Benefit, Original
Featuring songs with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Sondheim: A Musical Tribute
Mar 11, 1973 - Mar 11, 1973
Special, Benefit, Original
Featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim
Featuring songs with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Awards and Nominations

2009 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeStephen Sondheim  (for "Road Show")  [winner]

2009 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Stephen Sondheim  (for "Road Show")  [nominee]

2008 Tony Award® Special Award for Lifetime Achievement

nomineeStephen Sondheim   [recipient]

2000 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeStephen Sondheim  (for "Saturday Night")  [winner]

2000 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Stephen Sondheim  (for "Saturday Night")  [nominee]

1994 Tony Award® Best Original Score

nomineePassion [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1994 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineePassion [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1994 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

nomineePassion [winner]
Music by Stephen Sondheim

1991 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

Stephen Sondheim  (for "Assassins")  [nominee]

1991 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Stephen Sondheim  (for "Assassins")  [nominee]

1988 Tony Award® Best Original Score

nomineeInto the Woods [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1988 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeInto the Woods [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1988 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Into the Woods [nominee]
Music by Stephen Sondheim

1985 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

nomineeSunday in the Park with George [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1984 Tony Award® Best Original Score

Sunday in the Park with George [nominee]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1984 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeSunday in the Park with George [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1984 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Sunday in the Park with George [nominee]
Music by Stephen Sondheim

1982 Tony Award® Best Original Score

Merrily We Roll Along [nominee]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1982 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeMerrily We Roll Along [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1982 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Merrily We Roll Along [nominee]
Music by Stephen Sondheim

1979 Tony Award® Best Original Score

nomineeSweeney Todd [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1979 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeSweeney Todd [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1979 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

nomineeSweeney Todd [winner]
Music by Stephen Sondheim

1976 Tony Award® Best Original Score

Pacific Overtures [nominee]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1976 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music and Lyrics

Pacific Overtures [nominee]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1973 Tony Award® Best Original Score

nomineeA Little Night Music [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1973 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeA Little Night Music [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1973 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

nomineeA Little Night Music [winner]
Music by Stephen Sondheim

1972 Tony Award® Best Original Score

nomineeFollies [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1971 Tony Award® Best Lyrics

nomineeCompany [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1971 Tony Award® Best Original Score

nomineeCompany [winner]
Music by Stephen Sondheim

1971 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeFollies [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1971 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

nomineeFollies [winner]
Music by Stephen Sondheim

1970 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeCompany [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1970 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

nomineeCompany [winner]
Music by Stephen Sondheim

1965 Tony Award® Best Composer and Lyricist

Do I Hear a Waltz? [nominee]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1963 Tony Award® Best Musical

nomineeA Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum [winner]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Music by Stephen Sondheim

1960 Tony Award® Best Musical

Gypsy [nominee]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

1958 Tony Award® Best Musical

West Side Story [nominee]
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

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