Sunday In The Park...

Sunday In The Park With George
Inspired by George Seurat's famous painting, this poetic masterpiece explores the challenges in understanding life and art.

Inspired by the painting A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat, Sunday In The Park With George, Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's stunning masterpiece merges past and present into beautiful, poignant truths about life, love and the creation of art. One of the most acclaimed musicals of our time, this moving study of the enigmatic painter Georges Seurat won a Pulitzer Prize and was nominated for an astounding 10 Tony Awards including Best Musical.

The days leading up to the completion of his most famous painting, A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte, Georges Seurat is struggling to make meaningful art and maintaining a relationship with his lover Dot. Amid the scorn of the artistic community, Seurat's artistic ability thrives while his love diminishes. A century later, Seurat's descendant - named George and also an artist - finds himself burnt out and in search of what artistic path to follow, but he finds the answer to his future in the past.

An ensemble of strong singing actors performs this challenging and heartbreaking work about our need to connect to the past, present and future. Sunday In The Park With George features two coveted starring roles made famous by the Broadway performances of Mandy Patinkin and Bernadette Peters. The show may be staged simply as in its original workshop production or with the grandeur of Seurat's masterpiece.

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Concert Selections for Sunday In The Park...

Concert Selections are original Broadway orchestrations and exciting new symphonic arrangements of select songs for use in concert performances. Concert Selections are the perfect way to give audiences a taste of the musical theatre experience without the sets, props and costumes.

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Pricing

Amateur
£50.00 per song for one month’s hire and one performance
Extra performances are £25.00 per performance per song
Extra months are £12.50 per month per song

Professional
£125.00 per song for one month’s hire and one performance
Extra performances are £62.50 per performance per song
Extra months are £31.25 per performance per song

Pricing is for individual songs only. Pricing for orchestral suites and other items is available by contacting us directly.

  • CHILDREN AND ART
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Estimated duration
    0 sec
    Music by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Lyrics by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Orchestrated by
    Michael Starobin
  • COLOR AND LIGHT
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Starting Key
    Bbm
    Estimated duration
    11 min 40 sec
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Lyrics by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Orchestrated by
    STAROBIN, MICHAEL
    Instrumentation
    1 Harp, 1 Horn, 1 Piano, 1 Synth, Percussion-3, 1 Reed 1, 1 Reed 2, 7 Viola, 17 Violin, 6 Cello 3 Piano Conductor Scores
  • FINISHING THE HAT
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Arranged for
    1 MALE VOICE
    Starting Key
    F
    Estimated duration
    5 min 20 sec
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Lyrics by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Orchestrated by
    STAROBIN, MICHAEL
    Instrumentation
    1 Clarinet 1, 1 Clarinet 2, 1 Bass Clarinet, 17 Violin 1&2, 7 Viola, 6 Cello, 5 Bass, 1 Harp, 3 Percussion(Wood block, Finger cymb., Sus cymb, Vibes, Triangle, Timp), 1 Synth, 2 Piano Conductor, 1 Horn
  • FINISHING THE HAT
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Starting Key
    Gb
    Estimated duration
    0 sec
    Music by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Lyrics by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Orchestrated by
    Michael Starobin
    Instrumentation
    1 Reed 1 (Clarinet), 1 Reed 2 (Clarinet), 1 Horn, 1 Piano, 1 Synth, 1 Harp, (2) Percussion (Vibes, Triangle, Timpani, Woodblock, Finger Cymbals, Suspended Cymbal), (16) Violins 1&2, (7) Viola, (6) Cello, (5) Bass, 2 Piano/Conductor Scores
  • FINISHING THE HAT ("SYMPHONIC SONDHEIM")
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    CONCERT/SYMPHONIC ARRANGEMENT (INSTRUMENTAL)
    Starting Key
    Gb
    Estimated duration
    5 min 20 sec
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Arranged by
    SEBESKY, DON
    Instrumentation
    1 Flute 1, 1 Flute 2, 1 Clarinet, 1 Oboe, 1 Bassoon, 1 Horn, 9 Violin 1, 8 Violin 2, 7 Viola, 6 Cello 1&2, 5 Bass, 1 Harp, 1 Percussion 1(Crotales, F cymb, Vibes, Timp, Marimba, Glock), 1 Percussion 2(Triangle, Sus cymb, Medium cymb, Bell),1 Full Score
  • FLYING TREES
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Arranged for
    INSTRUMENTAL
    Starting Key
    Eb
    Estimated duration
    0 sec
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Lyrics by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Orchestrated by
    STAROBIN, MICHAEL
    Instrumentation
    6 Celli, 1 Harp, 1 Horn, 3 Piano Conductor Scores, 3 Percussion, 1 Piano,1 Reed 1, 1 Reed 2, 1 Synthesizer, 7 Viola, 17 Violin
  • IT'S HOT UP HERE
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Estimated duration
    7 min 10 sec
    Music by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Lyrics by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Orchestrated by
    Michael Starobin
    Instrumentation
    1 Reed 1 (Bass Clarinet), 1 Reed 2 (English Horn, Oboe), 1 Horn, 2 Percussion, 1 Piano, 1 Synthesizer, 1 Harp, (16) Violin, (7) Viola, (6) Cello, 21 Piano-Conductor Scores.
  • MOVE ON
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Arranged for
    1 FEMALE VOICE, 1 MALE VOICE
    Starting Key
    B
    Estimated duration
    5 min 38 sec
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Lyrics by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Orchestrated by
    STAROBIN, MICHAEL
    Instrumentation
    1 Flute, 1 Clarinet, 1 Bass Clarinet, 1 Horn, 17 Violin, 7 Viola, 6 Cello, 5 Bass, Percussion, 1 Harp, 1 Synthesizer, 1 Piano, 2 Piano Conductor, 2 Chorus books
  • MOVE ON (ARR.ABELL/ALDERKING)
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    CONCERT/SYMPHONIC ARRANGEMENT (WITH VOCAL)
    Arranged for
    1 Female, 1 Male
    Estimated duration
    0 sec
    Music by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Lyrics by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Orchestrated by
    David Charles Abell/Seann Alderking
    Instrumentation
    2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets in Bb, 1 Bass Clarinet, 2 Bassoons, 4 Horn in F, 3 Trumpets in Bb, 3 Trombones, 1 Tuba, (3) Percussion (Timpani, Cymbals, Glockenspiel, Vibraphone), 1 Harp, 1 Piano, (8) Violin 1, (8) Violin 2, (7) Viola, (6) Violoncello, (5) Contrabass. Your rental materials also include 1 Full Score and 2 Piano-Vocal Scores.
  • OPENING - ACT 1 ("SUNDAY IN THE PARK...")
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Starting Key
    Eb
    Estimated duration
    30 sec
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Lyrics by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Orchestrated by
    STAROBIN, MICHAEL
    Instrumentation
    6 Celli, 1 Harp, 1 Horn, 3 Piano Conductor Scores, 3 Percussion, 1 Piano,1 Reed 1, 1 Reed 2, 1 Synthesizer, 7 Viola, 17 Violin
  • PUTTING IT TOGETHER
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Arranged for
    1 MALE VOICE, CHORUS
    Starting Key
    C#m
    Estimated duration
    19 min
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Lyrics by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Orchestrated by
    STAROBIN, MICHAEL
    Instrumentation
    1 Reed 1(Soprano sax ,Bass clarinet), 1 Reed 2(Alto sax), 1 Horn, 17 Violin 1&2, 7 Viola, 6 Cello, 1 Harp, 3 Percussion(H.H., Vibes, Sus cymb, Triangle, Tymp, Bass drum), 1 Synthesizer, 1 Piano(Vocal), 2 Piano(Conductor), 10 Chorus books
  • SUNDAY (ARR. CARR)
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    CONCERT/SYMPHONIC ARRANGEMENT (WITH VOCAL)
    Arranged for
    1 Male, 1 Female, Ensemble/Chorus
    Estimated duration
    0 sec
    Music by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Lyrics by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Orchestrated by
    Jason Carr
    Instrumentation
    1 Piccolo, 1 Flute, 2 Oboes, 1 Cor Anglais, 2 Clarinets in Bb, 1 Bass Clarinet, 2 Bassoons, 4 Horn in F, 1 Piccolo Trumpet in Bb, 2 Trumpets in Bb, 2 Trombones, 1 Bass Trombone, 1 Tuba, (3) Percussion (Timpani, Cymbals - Piatti & Suspended, Tam-tam, Glockenspiel, Crotales, Tubular Bells), 1 Harp, 1 Piano, 1 Organ, (8) Violin 1, (8) Violin 2, (7) Viola, (6) Violoncello, (5) Contrabass. Your rental materials also include 1 Full Score and 20 Piano-Vocal Scores.
  • SUNDAY - ACT 1 FINALE
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Arranged for
    MALE VOICE (SPOKEN), CHORUS
    Starting Key
    G
    Estimated duration
    4 min 10 sec
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Lyrics by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Orchestrated by
    STAROBIN, MICHAEL
    Instrumentation
    1 Reed 1(Bass clarinet), 1 Reed 2(Flute, Oboe, Piccolo), 1 Horn, 17 Violin 1&2, 7 Viola, 6 Cello, 1 Harp, 3 Percussion(Crotales ,Tam tam, Sus cymb, Bass drum, Timp, Cymb), 1 Synthesizer, 1 Piano, 1 Piano Conductor, 25 Chorus books
  • SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Arranged for
    1 FEMALE VOICE, 1 MALE VOICE
    Starting Key
    C#m
    Estimated duration
    7 min 5 sec
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Lyrics by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Orchestrated by
    STAROBIN, MICHAEL
    Instrumentation
    1 Oboe, 1 Clarinet, 1 Bass Clarinet, 1 Horn, 17 Violin 1&2, 7 Viola , 6 Cello, 5 Bass, 1 Harp, 3 Percussion(Tympani(3), Snare, Sus cymb, Finger cymb, Tamborine, TamTam, Triangle, Wood block, Bass drum, Vibes, Temple blocks, Orch bells, TomToms, RotoToms, Slap stick, Chimes), 1 Synthesizer, 2 Piano/Conductor, 1 Full Score, 2 Chorus books
  • SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE (ARR. CARR)
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    CONCERT/SYMPHONIC ARRANGEMENT (WITH VOCAL)
    Arranged for
    Female soloist, Male (for dialogue only)
    Estimated duration
    0 sec
    Music by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Lyrics by
    Stephen Sondheim
    Orchestrated by
    Jason Carr
    Instrumentation
    2 Flutes (2nd doubling Piccolo), 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets in Bb, 1 Bass Clarinet, 2 Bassoons, 4 Horn in F, 3 Trumpets in Bb, 2 Trombones, 1 Bass Trombone, 1 Tuba, (3) Percussion (Timpani, Cymbals, Finger Cymbals, Tam-tam, Temple Blocks, Maraca, Crotales, Marimba, Vibraphone, Drums), 1 Harp, 1 Piano, (8) Violin 1, (8) Violin 2, (7) Viola, (6) Violoncello, (5) Contrabass. Your rental materials also include 1 Full Score and 2 Piano-Vocal Scores.
  • WE DO NOT BELONG TOGETHER
    From
    SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
    First Performance Fee:
    $175
    Each Additional Performance:
    $100
    Type
    SHOW EXTRACTION
    Arranged for
    1 FEMALE VOICE, 1 MALE VOICE
    Starting Key
    Am
    Estimated duration
    6 min 40 sec
    Music by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Lyrics by
    SONDHEIM, STEPHEN
    Orchestrated by
    STAROBIN, MICHAEL
    Instrumentation
    1 Reed 1, 1 Reed 2, 17 Violin, 7 Viola, 6 Cello, 1 Horn, 1 Synth, 1 Harp, 1 Piano, 3 Percussion, 4 Piano Conductor Scores
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