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Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Tours by decade

2010s - 1 tour

2010 - Dundee Rep Ensemble
Fully Staged with Orchestra

2020s - 1 tour

2022 - Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Fully Staged, reduced orchestration

Tours by location

Music

Stephen Sondheim (b Manhattan, 22 March 1930; d 26 November 2021)

Text

Hugh Wheeler (book)

Stephen Sondheim (Lyrics)

Source

Play by Chris Bond

 

Premieres

First Performance: New York (Uris Theatre), 1 March 1979.

First Performance in UK: London (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane), 2 July 1980.

First Performance in Scotland: Perth (Theatre), tbc.

The Cast

Anthony Hope
 a Sailor
Beadle Bamford
 
Beggar Woman
 
Company 1
 
Company 2
 
Company 3
 
Company 4
 
Company 5
 
Company 6
 
Johanna
 
Jonas Fogg
 
Judge Turpin
 
Mrs Lovett
 proprietrix of a Fleet Street pie shop
Pirelli
 a quack doctor
Sweeney Todd
 a Barber of Fleet Street
Tobias Ragg
 

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