* ColbertBump: ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' having a parody of "Putting it Together", called "Art of the Dress (Stitching it Together)", generated some renewed interest of the musical.
* FakeNationality: Guaranteed: the first act is set entirely in France with French characters (with two Americans and two Germans in the company), and the second act is set in America, with American characters.
* HeyItsThatGuy: [[Creator/MandyPatinkin Hello. My name is George.]] [[Film/ThePrincessBride You underestimated my great-grandfather as an artist.]] PrepareToDie. (Only in the original Broadway cast.)