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Music and Lyrics by STEPHEN SONDHEIM | Book by JAMES LAPINE

Originally Directed on Broadway by James Lapine | Orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick

Photo Credit: Rich Soublet | Graphic Design: AJ Knox
March 18 – 25
Opening Night
March 26
March 27 – May 1

A co-production with Oceanside Theatre Company. Presented at 217 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054.

Eleven years ago, New Village Arts produced its first musical. Now, in the midst of our 20th season, NVA partners with Oceanside Theatre Company to return to the musical that started it all. INTO THE WOODS brings well-known fairytale characters to musical life. Interwoven through their tales is the story of a baker and his wife, whose longing for a child is thwarted by a mischievous witch. Stephen Sondheim’s songs, seamlessly melded to James Lapine’s text, are perfect expressions of the complications of living in modern society and the difficult choices we encounter on the paths of our lives. INTO THE WOODS will transform the Oceanside Theatre Company’s stage into a magic land where almost anything can (and does) happen. 

Sponsored by the City of Carlsbad.

Kristianne Kurner

Music Director

Leigh Anne Sutherlin

Alyssa “Ajay” Junious

Stage Manager
Myles Vencill

To be announced!

INTO THE WOODS is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

Masks and proof of vaccination or negative COVID test required for entry. Please visit Policies and Accessibility for full details.