April 28th, 2021

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Sondheim Musical, in Development for Years, Looks Unlikely
The 91-year-old composer told the Public Theater last year that he was no longer working on a show based on the films of Luis Buñuel.

By Sarah Bahr

One big lingering question for theater fans following the news that the prolific producer Scott Rudin will “step back” from his stage projects: What will happen to his shows in development, notably the Stephen Sondheim musical “Buñuel,” which at last report was slated to be produced Off Broadway at the Public Theater?

Rudin, who is facing a reckoning over decades-long accusations of bullying, had been a commercial producer attached to the musical.
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