Into the Woods

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A musical play, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by James Lapine. Originally directed on Broadway by James Lapine. [1]

The original text

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

First produced in South Africa by PACT in 19**??.

1995: Presented by Technikon Natal at the Courtyard Theatre, directed by Jacky Vermaas, September.

1997: Produced in Cape Town by CAPAB Opera at the Nico Malan Theatre, featuring Anthea Thompson, Glenn Swart, Darryl Nel, Brenda Radloff, Angela Killian, Aviva Pelham, Ralph Lawson, Paul du Toit, Maureen Tyson, Sara Cohen, Jason Crook and Beverley Chiat. Directed by David Matheson, musical direction by Graham Scott, lighting Malcolm Hurrell, costumes and sets Michael Mitchell, sound design by Robin Shuttleworth.

2001: A Technikon Pretoria Musical Theatre Porduction by arrangement with DALRO was produced by Vicki Karras, musical direction by Josef du Preez at the Breytenbach Theatre opening 16 October. Directed and designed by Johann Swart.

2008: Presented by Westville Girls' High School, directed by Claire Leech, 24 to 30 October 2008.

2019: Montecasino, Theatre on the Bay, starring Kate Normington.


Into the Woods theatre programmes 1997, 2001.

NELM: [Collection: KORT, Maurice]: 2012. 379. 17. 51.

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