In mounting Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Assassins,’ Milwaukee Rep created a revolving carnival on two turntables.
John Doyle plans an intimate, uncomfortable take on Sondheim and Lapine’s musical drama.
With his second volume of lyrics, Sondheim makes the case for his theatrical vision, even when it’s led him down blind alleys.
There’s no mystery to making a musical, declares the theatre’s most acclaimed composer. It’s just hard work.