* ColbertBump: ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' having a song reference to "Putting 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.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: [[http://deadline.com/2015/01/james-lapine-interview-into-the-woods-stephen-sondheim-1201343652/ James Lapine voiced an interest in doing a film adaptation but it was rejected by the studio.]]