Someone in a Tree – Pacific Overtures (with Thom Sesma)

Sondheim says this is his favourite song that he's written. Thom Sesma has actually performed this song on-stage. He joins Kyle to deconstruct the song. Plus they both try to figure out their place in history.

Sondheim says this is his favourite song that he's written. Thom Sesma has actually performed this song on-stage. He joins Kyle to deconstruct the song. Plus they both try to figure out their place in history.

You can go to Thom Sesma's website: https://www.thomsesma.com
Or follow him on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThomSesmaNYC
Or Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thsesma/

You can purchase Stephen Sondheim's first book of lyrics, Finishing the Hat, by going here: https://amzn.to/2LB9ZJo

We are using three productions to frame our discussion of Pacific Overtures.
The Original Broadway Cast (1976) starring Mako, Isao Sato, Sab Shimono, Yuki Shimoda, and Alvin Ing.
You can listen to it on Apple Music: https://apple.co/2TeEjBu
Or listen to it on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/3gc1GFb
Or buy it on Amazon: https://amzn.to/3iykXlx

The Broadway revival (2004) starring BD Wong, Michael K. Lee, Paolo Montalban, Sab Shimono, and Alvin Ing.
You can listen to it on Apple Music: https://apple.co/3pDyqdb
Or listen to it on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/3zh2gbQ
Or buy it on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2TeFelq

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