CFP: The Sagacious Stephen Sondheim

The Sagacious Stephen Sondheim, 14 – 15 February 2008
William Paterson University
Wayne, New Jersey (20 miles from Manhattan)


Exciting news! William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey (20 miles from Manhattan), will host a Stephen Sondheim symposium, The Sagacious Sondheim, on February 14 and 15. Sondheim will speak on Friday evening. Open to all, the Symposium is also a regional conference for the International NETWORK of Schools for the Advancement of Arts Education.

Call for Papers information is located at:

This Symposium is designed for academics, theatre professionals, as well as music, theatre and musical theatre aficionados. Highlights and options include:

  • Opportunity to hear Stephen Sondheim (He’s bringing Anthony Rapp of Rent and Sean Patrick Flahaven, associate editor of the Sondheim Review)
  • Panels, Presentations, Performances – two days of Sondheim-related academic activities 
  • Opportunity to see a preview performance of the Broadway revival of Sondheim’s Pulitzer-Prize winning musical, Sunday in the Park with George
  • Continuing Education Credits available
  • College Credit available
  • President’s Day holiday on the following Monday – Extend your trip into a long NYC weekend

A significant discount is automatically available to those registering prior to December 1, 2007.

Please look over the information at If you have questions, please feel free to e-mail me.

-Phillip Sprayberry, convener

sprayberryp AT

William Paterson University Media Relations Coordinator

-Diane Nottle, convener
Assistant to the editor, culture news, The New York Times

The Sagacious Stephen Sondheim
William Paterson University, Wayne, New Jersey

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