Starring Tony winner Alice Ripley and Tony nominee Tony Yazbeck
This special concert of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Into the Woodsfeatures a star-studded cast of Broadway legends with ties to the state of Ohio, along with a chorus of breakout Cleveland talent. Proceeds will benefit important professional opportunities and educational initiatives for emerging artists at CMT.
The story follows a Baker and his wife, who wish to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the King's Festival; and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the Baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a Witch's curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse. Everyone's wish is granted, but the consequences of their actions return to haunt them later with disastrous results.