Author: Amelia Johnson

by Amelia Johnson, dramaturg In 1976 Austrian-born psychoanalyst Bruno Bettelheim published The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fai...

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The Uses of Enchantment

by Amelia Johnson, Dramaturg The inspiration for Into the Woods came because Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine wanted to create a show that blended se...

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From Grimm to the Woods

by Amelia Johnson, Dramaturg When I mention Into the Woods, there are those who love it and those who don’t. For those who aren’t fans of ...

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Welcome Into the Woods

By Amelia Johnson, Assistant Dramaturg What did it take to be a cast member of this show? Time, hard work, and a lot of sweat. But, that is to be expe...

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Birth of the Actor Athlete