Theater

William and Mary journeys 'Into the Woods'

William and Mary journeys 'Into the Woods'

The College of William and Mary Theatre Department hopes to entice the community into Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall one last time before the venue closes for two years of renovations as the troupe prepares to go “Into the Woods” with its latest production April 19-22.

The musical originally debuted on Broadway in 1987, written by James Lapine with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim of “Sweeney Todd” and “Company” fame. The story blends various fairy tales into a shared universe and centers around a baker and his wife as they journey to break a witch’s curse that prevents them from having a child. The adventure that follows dances with death and darkness alongside humor and...

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