Mar 062013
 Posted by on March 6, 2013

Only a limited number of tickets still are available for “An Evening with Stephen Sondheim” on Tuesday, May 7 in the Maureen Stapleton Theatre.

Please don’t put off getting your tickets if you plan to attend this historic event!

The evening will include an onstage interview with the renowned composer and lyricist conducted by Mary Darcy, owner/editor of, beginning at 7:30 p.m. A prelude concert at 6:30 p.m. will feature the Sonny Daye & Perley Rousseau Trio. The event is presented by the college’s Cultural Affairs Program.

Tickets for students, faculty and staff of Hudson Valley Community College  are available in GUN 267 between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. Students receive one free ticket with a valid ID; all other tickets are $25 each. Seating is general admission. (Tickets also may be purchased online at, but buyers are charged a $1.87/ticket service fee.)

Most celebrated for his contributions to the Broadway stage, Sondheim has been described by the New York Times as “the greatest and perhaps best known artist working in musical theatre.” His most famous works include “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” “Company,” “Follies,” “A Little Night Music,” “Sweeney Todd,” “Sunday in the Park with George” and “Into the Woods.” He is the winner of eight Tony Awards (more than any other composer), including the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre, an Oscar, a Pulitzer Prize and eight Grammys.