Lunt-fontanne Theatre | New York, New York
Brought to you this winter, you have the amazing opportunity to experience the most unsettling Broadway musical ever written. Sweeney Todd is set to go live in New York, New York for a highly-anticipated return! Immerse yourselves in the story of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street in this dazzling musical that is sure to keep you on the edge of your seats. With a fantastic score by the award-winning Stephen Soundheim, this musical has turned out to be one of the best musicals ever written.
Sweeney Todd will play at the well-loved Lunt-fontanne Theatre on Saturday 9th December 2023. Be prepared to experience the nightmarish Sweeney Todd which features a talented cast. The musical also includes remarkable songs such as “A Little Priest.” Now, we tell you to ring your friends and family to tell them you are all going to see Sweeney Todd this winter!
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Be exceedingly cautious when selecting the place to have your haircut done. With over four decades since his initial appearance, Sweeney Todd comes back to trim heads and cut throats at the infamous Lunt-fontanne Theatre on Saturday 9th December 2023.
"A captivating revival with substantial chuckles and serious frights. Experience the tale–you won't regret it." - Entertainment Weekly.
Yet again, The Myth of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street feeds a fresh crop of curious minds with a 2-hour, 45-minute exhibition of deadly actions veiled in the obscurity of a pre-Victorian London. Engage as an partner to the homicidal pair of haircutter and bakery owner in an troubling and comically distorted tale teeming with gothic scenes, enchanting dance moves, and sinister melodies played by a real-time orchestra consisting of 26 musicians.
Featuring Josh Groban portraying Sweeney Todd and Annaleigh Ashford assuming the character of Mrs. Lovett, the show boldly exhibits outstanding on-stage skills in contemporary Broadway.
The grand staging of this song-filled terror encompasses director Thomas Kail, famous for his work on Hamilton, alongside Hugh Wheeler's original text and the triumphant return of Stephen Sondheim's acclaimed score, which features songs like “A Little Priest” and “Green Finch and Linnet Bird.” Joining them are some of the stage world's most experienced artists working behind the curtains.
In a recent interview earlier in the year, leading actor Annaleigh Ashford talked about her deep admiration for the initial Mrs. Lovett, Broadway icon Angela Lansbury.
"I always dreamed of becoming Angela Lansbury as I grew older, because she personified the ultimate role actress. She possessed the skill to find comedy and life, as well as humanity within every single persona she portrayed… She acted during an era when the dominant influence was the male-dominated society, and she navigated with grace and affection… Every instance I encountered her — our paths crossed thrice — I shed tears in an awkward that was embarrassing enough for me to retreat."
Quench your thirst for excitement on Saturday 9th December 2023 as Sweeney Todd: The Sinister Barber of Fleet Street performs his dramatic arrival at the majestic Lunt-fontanne Theatre, situated in the heart of New York.