Friends of Tyne Theatre and Opera House present Stephen Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd – The Demon Barber of Fleet Street – a musical thriller. This followes on from the Friends first production of The Pirates of Penzance in September 2015.
The production will be performed with a large live orchestra and large ensemble and is directed by Lynne Wilmot.
Friends of Tyne Theatre and Opera House is part of Tyne Theatre and Opera House Preservation Trust (Charity Number 1120746). Funds raised from this performance are contributed to the preservation and future restoration of the Grade 1 listed Victorian Opera House.
Music & lyrics by STEPHEN SONDHEIM
Book by HUGH WHEELER
From an adaptation by CHRISTOPHER BOND
Originally directed by HAROLD PRINCE
Originally produced on Broadway by Richard Barr, Charles Woodward, Robert Fryer Mary Lea Johnson, Martin Richards in association with Dean & Judy Manos
This amateur production is presented by arrangement with JOSEF WEINBERGER LTD. on behalf of MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL of NEW YORK.
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