Philia’s only solo song is one that shows how clueless she is about her whole situation. It might be a song that Sondheim fans disregard, but there are a few things worthy of consideration. Paul Matwychuk also discusses with Kyle about whether there might be a way for Philia to be portrayed differently, and whether the show should ever be revived.

The podcast Trash, Art, and the Movies:

Paul’s Twitter:

One of Paul’s recent film critiques:

You can purchase Stephen Sondheim’s first book of lyrics, Finishing the Hat, by going here:

We are using three productions to frame our discussion of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.
The original Broadway cast starring Zero Mostel (1962)
You can listen to it on Apple Music:
Or get it via digital download on Amazon:
Or listen to it on Spotify:

The movie version starring Zero Mostel (1966)
You can listen to it on Apple Music:
Or get it via digital download on Amazon:

The Broadway revival starring Nathan Lane (1996)
You’re only able to purchase the physical copy on Amazon:

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