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The New "Into The Woods" Trailer Finally Features Singing

And Meryl Streep sounds pretty gorgeous.

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The new trailer for Disney's adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Into the Woods debuted on Thursday, and unlike the nearly wordless teaser, it finally featured some singing.

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It's essentially just two songs: The cast singing the opening prologue, and Meryl Streep as The Witch singing "Stay With Me." But that is enough, at least, for now.

Watch it here:

For those unfamiliar with the musical (which is most people, alas!), the trailer also outlines the central plot, i.e., The Witch sending The Baker (James Cordon) and The Baker's Wife (Emily Blunt) on a quest to break a curse.

The entire musical builds on our collective understanding of fairy tales and how they operate, with curses, wishes, witches, and, yes, woods.

On their quest to find these items, The Baker and his Wife — not to mention almost everyone they encounter — come to understand that blindly chasing your dreams seldom if ever leads to where you thought you would be.

So go ahead and do it. We've saved you the trouble of scrolling:

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Into the Woods opens on Dec. 25.