Sweeney Todd Educator Materials

Music and Lyrics By Stephen Sondheim | Book by Hugh Wheeler
Sung in English with English supertitles


Wrongly exiled by a corrupt judge, a 19th-century London barber exacts his grisly revenge with the help of a creative culinary accomplice.

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Cast & Creative

Sweeney Todd Brian Mulligan
Mrs. Lovett Stephanie Blythe
Johanna Heidi Stober
Beggar Woman Elizabeth Futral
Anthony Hope Elliot Madore *
Tobias Ragg Matthew Grills
Judge Turpin Wayne Tigges
Adolfo Pirelli David Curry *
Beadle Bamford AJ Glueckert
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Conductor Patrick Summers
Conductor James Lowe *1
Director Lee Blakeley *
Production Designer Tanya McCallin *
Lighting Designer Rick Fisher
Chorus Director Ian Robertson
Choreographer Lorena Randi
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Co-production with Houston Grand Opera. This production premiered at the Théâtre du Châtelet on April 22, 2011.

Company Premiere

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.