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Composer and Lyricist Stephen Sondheim

There's a new DVD set of his work: The Stephen Sondheim Collection. He discusses his work on West Side Story (for which he wrote lyrics), Gypsy (lyrics), and his own musical, Sweeney Todd. His other works include Company, A Little Night Music, Merrily We Roll Along and Passion. (Rebroadcast from Nov. 10, 1988.)

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Other segments from the episode on January 2, 2004

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 2, 2004: Interview with Stephen Sondheim; Interview with Angela Lansbury; Interview with Donna Murphy.

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