the ultimate stephen sondheim playlist - a collection of sondheim’s most memorable melodies

opening doors - merrily we roll along // comedy tonight - a funny thing happened on the way to the forum // company - company // bounce - bounce // the miller’s son - a little night music // together wherever we go - gypsy // everybody say’s don’t - anyone can whistle // could i leave you? - follies // any moment / moments in the woods - into the woods // poems - pacific overtures // what more do i need? - saturday night // america - west side story // worst pies in london - sweeney todd // everybody loves louis - sunday in the park with george // i read - passion // not a day goes by - merrily we roll along // losing my mind - follies // anyone can whistle - anyone can whistle // send in the clowns - a little night music // i wish i could forget you - passion // some people - gypsy // talent - bounce // that’ll show him - a funny thing happened on the way to the forum // a little priest - sweeney todd // tonight (quintet) - west side story // so many people - saturday night // someone in a tree - pacific overtures // your fault / last midnight - into the woods // move on - sunday in the park with george // being alive - company //



Happy Birthday Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber!

Two of musical theatre’s most beloved composers were born on March 22: Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber.

For more on Stephen Sondheim, whose works include A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Follies, Sweeney Todd and Into the Woods, visit his page in the Playbill Vault.

For more on Andrew Lloyd Webber, whose works include Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita, Cats and The Phantom of the Opera, visit his page in the Playbill Vault.

  • Them: So what are your favorite musicals?
  • Me: Oh well I'd probably have to say Rent, Into the Woods, Sunday in the Park with George, Merrily We Roll Along, Phantom Of The Opera, Les Misérables, Assassins, Parade, The Light in the Piazza, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Saturday Night, The Bridges of Madison County, Gypsy, If/Then, A Little Night Music, Once, Sweet Charity, Follies, Evening Primrose, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Passion, Gutenberg The Musical, Carousel, The Drowsy Chaperone, Hairspray, West Side Story, Legally Blonde, A Funny Thing Happened On The Way to The Forum, Children of Eden, 1776, You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, The Visit, Annie Get Your Gun, Summer of ‘42, Falsettos, James and the Giant Peach, The King and I, Avenue Q, Gigi, An American in Paris, Next To Normal, Newsies, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Chicago, The Book Of Mormon, Company, Grey Gardens, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Hadestown, Ghost, The Magic Show, The Producers, Lazarus, The Color Purple, Grease, The Wi, Urinetown, Jersey Boys, Dear Evan Hansen, Mamma Mia, The Wild Party, Newsies, Brooklyn Crush, The Bandstand, Dames At Sea, Oklahoma!, Elegies for Angels, Punks & Raging Queens, Oliver, The Sound of Music, Sweeney Todd, Wicked, Marry Me A Little, Waitress, Do I Hear A Waltz?, Rocky Horror, The Last Five Years, The Civil War, Beautiful, On A Clear Day You Can See Forever, Shuffle Along, Cinderella, Bonnie & Clyde, South Pacific, Matilda, Spring Awakening, Kiss Me Kate, Fun Home, Hands On A Hardbody, The Lion King, Heathers The Musical, Aladdin, La Cage Aux Folles, Elegies, Shrek, Guys & Dolls, Kinky Boots, The Little Mermaid, Something Rotten, Pacific Overtures, The Robber Bridegroom, Reefer Madness, Godspell, Tick Tick Boom, Sister Act, Brooklynite, A Gentlemen’s Guide To Love and Murder, Me & My Girl, Side Show, Evita, The Great Comet, In The Heights, Bare, The Secret Garden, Lady Day, LoveMusik, Fiorello, In Trousers, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, I Love You Because, Sunset Boulevard, A New Brain, 110 In The Shade, A Little Princess, Camelot, Pippin, Jesus Christ Superstar, A Chorus Line, Love Labour’s Lost, The Baker’s Wife, Fiddler On The Roof, Violet, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Rocky, Dreamgirls, Miss Saigon, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Tenderloin, How To Suceed in Business Without Really Trying, I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, 42nd Street, Heathers, The Story of My Life, Annie, Monty Python’s Spamalot, Anyone Can Whistle, On The Town, Ragtime, Now. Here. This., Porgy and Bess, The Music Man, 9 to 5, Babes In Arms, Chaplin, A Man of No Importance, Brooklyn, On The Twentieth Century, Hello, Dolly!, Finding Neverland, Catch Me If You Can, She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Victor/Victoria, The Wedding Singer, Bright Star, Footloose, Beauty and the Beast, Funny Girl, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Jekyll & Hyde, Cabaret, Chess, Legally Blonde, Mary Poppins, My Fair Lady, Seussical, Dogfight... and what's that other one called? Oh yeah, and Hamilton.
  • Them: (left 15 minutes ago)

if your favorite musical is: wicked, once, phantom of the opera, the book of mormon, cats, gypsy, a chorus line, into the woods, little shop of horrors, the king and i, shrek, matilda, my favorite year, the producers, crazy for you, pacific overtures, bonnie and clyde, bye bye birdie, 1776, beauty and the beast, newsies, les miserables, assassins, dreamgirls, rock of ages, hairspray, side show, ragtime, sweeney todd, show boat, the color purple, urinetown, company, carmen jones, the threepenny opera, american idiot, caroline or change, tommy, grey gardens, the drowsy chaperone, applause, jersey boys, kiss of the spider-woman, mamma mia, spamalot, beautiful: the carole king musical, the fantasticks, chess, rent, titanic, the wedding singer, merrily we roll along, kiss me kate, next to normal, pippin, a funny thing happened on the way to the forum, camelot, a gentleman’s guide to love and murder, passing strange, aida, sunset boulevard, lady in the dark, xanadu, 110 in the shade, the producers, annie, falsettos, cabaret, if/then, brigadoon, pal joey, hedwig and the angry inch, parade, hello dolly, curtains, my fair lady, fun home, blood brothers, evita, how to succeed in business without really trying, damn yankees, billy elliott, an american in paris, the sound of music, the visit, floyd collins, the man of la mancha, gigi, jesus christ superstar, miss saigon, bloody bloody andrew jackson, fosse, dirty rotten scoundrels, singin in the rain, the best little whorehouse in texas, passion, once upon a mattress, 42nd street, south pacific, west side story, oklahoma, mame, grand hotel, the scottsboro boys, it shoulda been you, sweet charity, legally blonde, sunday in the park with george, sister act, finding neverland, joseph and the amazing technicolor dreamcoat, big river, kinky boots, the lion king, porgy and bess, the full monty, wonderful town, hamilton, dames at sea, aladdin, funny girl, peter pan, nine, memphis, love never dies, contact, the 25th annual putnam county spelling bee, the cradle will rock, chicago, the light in the piazza, follies, on the town, la cage aux folles, the wild party, fiddler on the roof, in the heights, candide, the civil war, the last five years, a little night music, catch me if you can, anything goes, carousel, something rotten, she loves me, guys and dolls, on the twentieth century, oliver, the music man, grease, spring awakening, or avenue q you have a bad taste in theatre

badass soprano songs [x]
a list of songs with notes that go up into the stratosphere (requested by rocioolayab​)

many a new day (oklahoma!) // a little bit in love (wonderful town) // i could be happy with you (the boy friend) // waitin’ for my dearie (brigadoon) // i could have danced all night (my fair lady) // my white knight (the music man) // when did i fall in love (fiorello!) // before i gaze at you again (camelot) // much more (the fantasticks) // one boy (bye bye birdie) // i feel pretty (west side story) // far from the home i love (fiddler on the roof) // i loved (jacques brel is alive and well and living in paris) // take care of this house (1600 pennsylvania avenue) // green finch and linnet bird (sweeney todd) // unexpected song (song and dance) // how could i ever know (the secret garden) // children of the wind (rags) // he plays the violin (1776) // if i were a bell (guys & dolls) // vanilla ice cream (she loves me) // ribbons down my back (hello, dolly!) // bill (show boat) // lovely (a funny thing happened on the way to the forum) // christmas lullably (songs for a new world) // in his eyes (jekyll & hyde) // glitter and be gay (candide) // your daddy’s son (ragtime) // cry like the wind (do re mi) // follow your heart (urinetown) // on the steps of the palace (into the woods) // popular (wicked) // love, look away (flower drum song) // the beauty is (the light in the piazza) // simple little things (110 in the shade) // come home (allegro) // cute boys with short haircuts (vanities) // goodbye, little dream, goodbye (anything goes) // think of me (phantom of the opera) // sweet thursday (pipe dream) // not a day goes by (merrily we roll along) // rosa’s confession (the mystery of edwin drood) // in my own little corner (cinderella) // climb ev'ry mountain (the sound of music) // i don’t know what i’d do (a gentleman’s guide to love and murder) // never (on the twentieth century) // getting to know you (the king and i)

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Here’s my links to a buncha musicals! Some are the movie version, while others are actual stage performances. 

*If any do not work or have viruses, please inbox me so i can change them!*

*WARNING: Many links are only available on a PC and might not open on mobile. Sorry!*



42nd Street-

A Chorus Line-

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum-

A Very Potter Musical-

A Very Potter Sequel-

A Very Potter Senior Year-

An American In Paris-


Annie Get Your Gun-

Anything Goes-

Book of Mormon- (the only link of the original cast and the full musical online sorry bout the poor quality)

Bye Bye Birdie-





Cry Baby-


Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog:

Funny Girl-



Guys And Dolls-



Hello, Dolly!-

Holly Musical B@man-

Into The Woods-

Jesus Christ Superstar-

Legally Blonde The Musical-

Les Mis-

Little Shop Of Horrors-

Mama Mia!-

Mary Poppins-

Meet Me in St. Louis-

Moulin Rouge!-

My Fair Lady- (subtitles) (No subtitles)



Peter Pan-

Phantom Of The Opera-


Porgy and Bess-



Shrek The Musical-

Singin’ In The Rain-

Sound of Music-

South Pacific-

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street-

The Blues Brothers-

The King and I-

The Music Man-

The Producers-

The Rocky Horror Picture Show-

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg-

The Wizard Of Oz-

Twisted: The Untold Story Of A Royal Vizier-

West Side Story-

Wicked- (sorta bad quality, but it should work)