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Into the Woods

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A modern twist on several of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests. This humorous and heartfelt musical follows the classic tales of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel, all tied together by an original story involving a baker and his wife, their wish to begin a family and their interaction with the witch who has put a curse on them.
DVD
2015; 2014
Law (Missing)
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Reds

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The true story of the love affair of John Reed, American Communist, journalist and activist and Louise Bryant, writer and feminist.
DVD
2006; 1981
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

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Returning to London after his wrongful imprisonment, a barber seeking revenge provides a local baker with fresh meat for her meat pies.
DVD
2008; 1982
Clemons (Stacks)
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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

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A conniving slave attempts to help his master's son win the love of the girl-next-door.
DVD
2000; 1966
Clemons (Stacks)
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Company: A Musical Comedy

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"Company is a funny, sophisticated exploration of love and commitment as seen through the eyes of a charming perpetual bachelor questioning his single state and his enthusiastically married, slightly envious friends"--Container.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

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Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims.
DVD
2008; 2007
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The Last of Sheila

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An eccentric millionaire invites his friends onto his yacht for the weekend and begins to expose their dirty little secrets.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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June Moon: A Comedy in a Prologue and Three Acts

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In homage to the heyday of American comedy, this satire takes on 1929's Tin Pan Alley. Its main characters are a gullible lyricist and a composer who claims as his big hit a ditty called "Paprika ... the spice of my life." Look for composer Stephen Sondheim as a wisecracking pianist in his acting debut.
DVD
2002; 1974
Clemons (Stacks)
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West Side Story

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A modern version of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, set in the Puerto Rican section of New York City.
VHS
2000; 1961
Ivy (By Request)
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Bette Midler "Gypsy"

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Mama Rose is the ultimate vaudeville stage mother, whose blind ambition for her two daughters forces one to desert her and the other to emerge as the world's most famous striptease artist, Gypsy Rose Lee.
DVD
2000; 1993
Clemons (Stacks)
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Into the Woods

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The fairy tale characters of Little Red Ridinghood, Cinderella, and Jack (and the Beanstalk) are linked together with the characters of a baker and his wife. Their stories intertwine as they all search for something different in the woods. After they have all found happiness, they must band together to fight a giant.
DVD
1997; 1990
Clemons (Stacks)
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Company [2011] [electronic resource]

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This performance, directed by Lonny Price, is a 2011 staged concert performance of the 1971 musical 'Company.'
Online
2011
13.

Into the Woods

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A television adaptation of the 1987 Broadway musical that weaves characters from several classic fairy tales into a parable about the joys and sorrows of adulthood.
Laserdisc
1991; 1987
Ivy (By Request)
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Sunday in the Park With George

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Musical inspired by the painting, "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of Grand Jatte," and based loosely on the life of its creator, Georges Seurat. Videodisc version.
Laserdisc
1990; 1984
Ivy (By Request)
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The Lesley Garrett Show Programme 4 [electronic resource]: Notes From the Heart

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More music has been written about love than any other subject, from unrequited romantic love through religious devotion to parental love. Matters of the heart have inspired countless composers and helped to forge many a famous love song. Memorable melodies include Tony Bennett's silken singing of Noble's The Very Thought of You and Lesley's rendition of I Don't Know How To Love Him from Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar. She also teams up with Julius Drake for Britten's Funeral Blues and with Marcelo Alvarez for the beautiful, moving Un Di Felice duet from Verdi's La Traviata, which was voted the most popular Verdi aria by the readers of BBC Music Magazine. Also commenting on the nature of love are guest stars Josie Lawrence, Alison Moyet (with the hit song Cry Me A River) [...]
Online
2001
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The Making of a Musical [electronic resource]

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Arthur Laurents, Beni Montresor, and Stephen Sondheim discuss the making of the 1965 Broadway musical, "Do I hear a waltz?"
Online
1997; 1965
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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

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Bawdy comedy set in early Rome. It concerns a slave who can win his freedom if he can hook up his innocent young master with the virgin courtesan next door!
Laserdisc
1992; 1966
Ivy (By Request)
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Stavisky

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En exquisite recounting of the climatic days in 1933 in the career of Stavisky, the con man turned international financier whose ruin resulted in political scandal and his own mysterious death.
VHS
1991; 1974
Ivy (By Request)
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

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This videotape of the original Broadway show was produced before a live audience at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles during the 1982 National tour. It is an adaptation of the play "Sweeney Todd," in which the title character is not only a barber, but also a thief and murderer.
VHS
1984; 1982
Ivy (By Request)
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

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A musical adaptation of the story of Sweeney Todd, a man sent to prison 15 years earlier, who returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin. Returning to his old neighborhood with his old life destroyed, he opens a barber shop as the instrument of his plot. With the help of his new and amorous accomplice Mrs. Lovett, owner of the downstairs pie shop and in need of better ingredients, Todd works his way through his list of enemies.
DVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)