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Follies

Opening date
February 20, 1971
Comments
Stage musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and a book by James Goldman. The story concerns a reunion of the past performers of the "Weismann's Follies", a musical revue (based on the Ziegfeld Follies). The first performance took place as part of a try-out run at the Colonial Theatre in Boston, opening on Broadway the Winter Garden Theatre in New York on April 4, 1971. The show ran for 522 performances. Despite the long run, the show was a financial failure.

Original Broadway Cast Recording released in April 1971.

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