Lunt-fontanne Theatre | New York, New York
It's an evening of chills, adventure, and gruesome scenes on Saturday 14th October 2023 as Sweeney Todd steps to the Lunt-fontanne Theatre! Nearly two decades since his last stage revival, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street comes back to trim patrons and amaze audiences. Guided by famed director Thomas Kail, famous for his work on Hamilton, this dark musical also revives the original Tony Award-winning score by Stephen Sondheim, featuring audience-favorite tunes like “Pirelli’s Miracle Elixir” and “The Worst Pies in London.” Immerse yourself in a narrative of revenge that spans for a duration of two and three-quarters hours, and experience Sweeney Todd (Josh Groban) and Mrs. Lovett (Annaleigh Ashford) operate their gruesome enterprise in the dark heart of medieval London. Breathtaking set pieces, exceptional actors, and eerie orchestral tunes all come together in this remarkable theatrical achievement. Such a achievement of theater mastery ensures an experience that's simultaneously captivating and scary! Stay focused, remain in your seats. Experience Sweeney Todd’s narrative unfold at the Lunt-fontanne Theatre, located in New York on Saturday 14th October 2023. Claim your tickets today - ahead of it’s too far gone.
Attend the marvelous dark tale. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is a musical thriller unlike the rest. The talented duo Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s musical thriller is about Sweeney Todd - a murderous barber. The terrifyingly beautiful tale is one that you cannot miss. It is dark and thrilling, but shares comedic laughs with the audience as well. According to Entertainment Weekly, the musical brings “big laughs and serious scares.” As the production makes its way to New York, New York, this is your chance to experience the riveting revival for yourself.
Sweeney Todd wasn’t always like this. Before all this, he was a happy barber, a devoted husband, and a overjoyed father. Now, he is consumed by darkness and seeks nothing but revenge after being exiled for so long. When things don’t go his way, he promises to seek vengeance on the entire human race. Helping him commit his crimes, Mrs. Lovett turns Sweeny Todd’s victims into meat pies and sells them to innocent customers.
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is regarded as the lyricist and composer Stephen Sondheim’s most outstanding work. It became highly popular}, and is considered as his masterpiece. The production won ’Best Musical’ and several others at the Tony Awards upon its premiere on Broadway. Since then, the show has been revived numerous times. In 2007, it was turned into a cinematic experience by Tim Burton which featured Johnny Depp as the star.
This fall, you get the opportunity to experience the Tony Award-winning musical! Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street will surely leave you thrilled and wanting more. This is your chance to appreciate why this Broadway production has stood the test of time and remains the absolute best in the industry. Enjoy the show live when it sets the stage on fire at the Lunt-fontanne Theatre on Saturday 14th October 2023. See for yourself – the story of London’s Victorian-era serial killer is not for the faint of heart. Are you up for the challenge?
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