8 pages | PDF | 2.0 MBThe Ladies Who Lunch by Stephen Sondheim is an iconic song from the musical COMPANY. Composed by the legendary composer himself, the song is written in the key of C major and A minor, with a total of 104 measures. It is a sophisticated, light-hearted yet somber tune that paints a vivid picture of the loneliness and emptiness of the upper-class female experience. The lyrics paint a portrait of upper-class women meeting for lunch, discussing their lives and their feelings of emptiness, as well as their lack of real human connection. It is a song that speaks to the human condition in a very meaningful and memorable way.