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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

21 November @ 7:45 PM - 24 November @ 7:45 PM

| £6 - £8

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Sondheim’s blackly comic masterpiece about obsession and revenge is coming to Brickhouse! Combining wickedly sharp lyrics with some of the most sophisticated and beautiful music in the whole of musical theatre gives a show not to be missed.

The play follows the barber Sweeney Todd as he returns to London after 15 years of wrongful incarceration to seek vengeance on the sadistic Judge Turpin who framed him. His quest to avenge his wife, who was stolen and violated by the Judge, and recover his daughter, whom the Judge took as a ward, soon spirals into a murderous campaign against all of humanity. Meanwhile, his eminently practical neighbour Mrs Lovett finds a mysterious new source of meat for her pie shop. “What happens next? Well, that’s the play…”

Wednesday 21st – Saturday 24th November 2018, 7:45pm
Robinson Auditorium

Tickets (£8/6): https://brickhouse.tessera.info/tickets/sweeney-todd-the-demon-barber-of-fleet-street

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Book by Hugh Wheeler

From an Adaptation by Christopher Bond

Originally Directed on Broadway by Harold Prince

Orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick

Originally produced on Broadway by Richard Barr, Charles Woodward, Robert Fryer, Mary Lea Johnson, Martin Richards

in association with Dean and Judy Manos

This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe)

All authorised performance materials are also supplied by MTI Europe www.mtishows.co.uk

Details

Start:
21 November @ 7:45 PM
End:
24 November @ 7:45 PM
Cost:
£6 - £8
Website:
https://www.camdram.net/shows/2018-sweeney-todd-the-demon-barber-of-fleet-street

Organiser

Brickhouse Theatre Company

Venue

Robinson College Auditorium
Grange Road
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB3 9AN United Kingdom
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