Guest Editor’s Notes on the Sondheim Issue
Lin-Manuel Miranda
Photo credit: Camila Falquez for Netflix

When artists have the gift to make us feel as alive as Sondheim’s work makes us feel, the ache is that much more acute when they are no longer with us. So, I was deeply grateful when Joey Stocks and Amanda Green asked me to guest edit this Sondheim issue of The Dramatist—grateful to commemorate Steve’s legacy and spend the better part of a year scratching at grief by digging deeper into his life and work.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda
Lin-Manuel Miranda

is a Pulitzer Prize, Grammy, Emmy, and Tony Award-winning songwriter, actor, director, and producer. Creator and original star of Broadway’s Tony-winning Hamilton and In the Heights. Among his many other accolades, achievements, and contributions, he wrote additional lyrics for this season’s New York, New York.