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    Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
    By Hugh Wheeler, Stephen Sondheim

    19:30, Wed 17th January 2018 - Sat 20th January 2018 at Random Venue 30
    22:30, Wed 24th January 2018 - Sat 27th January 2018 at Random Venue 30
    13:00, Wed 31st January 2018 - Sat 3rd February 2018 at Random Venue 30
    Lent Week 0 to Week 2

    Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is a 1979 musical thriller with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler. The musical is based on the 1973 play Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street by Christopher Bond. Set in 19th century England, the musical tells the story of Benjamin Barker, aka Sweeney Todd, who returns to London after 15 years' transportation on trumped-up charges. When he finds out that his wife poisoned herself after being raped by the judge who transported him, he vows revenge on the judge and, later, the whole world. He teams up with a piemaker, Mrs. Lovett, and opens a barbershop in which he slits the throats of customers and has them baked into pies.
    Sweeney Todd opened on Broadway in 1979 and in the West End in 1980. In addition to several revivals the musical has been presented by opera companies. It won the Tony Award for Best Musical and Olivier Award for Best New Musical.

    Cast

    Sweeney Todd -
    Tobias Ragg -
    Judge Turpin -
    Adolfo Pirelli -
    Lucy Barker -
    Beadle Bamford -
    Mrs. Lovett -

    Band

    Percussion -
    Clarinet -
    Trumpet -

    Production Team

    Producer -
    Technical Director -
    Lighting Designer -
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