THE SCREENING ROOM: "Unexpected Song" Diva Performances (Video)
18 Sep 2012
In 1985 the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical Song and Dance premiered on Sept. 18 at the Royale Theatre for a 474-performance run. Bernadette Peters won her first Tony for her performance in the production.
The musical introduced New York audiences to such songs as "Tell Me On a Sunday," "Nothing Like You've Ever Known" and "Unexpected Song." Playbill.com has collected some of the various renditions of "Unexpected Song" over the years.
Fifteen-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain; he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor's dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.