The Frogs (First Edition, Vocal Selections). By Stephen Sondheim (1930-). For Piano/Vocal. Vocal Selections. Softcover. 96 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.313473).
ISBN 1423484436. 9x12 inches.
Available for the first time, this free adaptation of the original Greek play by Aristophanes tells the amusing story of how the god Dionysus along with his servant Xanthias travel to Hades intent on bringing back George Bernard Shaw to rescue the despoiled art of theatre from mediocrity. Contents: Invocation and Instructions to the Audience • I Love to Travel • Dress Big • All Aboard • Ariadne • Hymnos: Evoe! • Hades • Shaw • Fear No More • Final Instructions.