A macabre musical tells the tale of Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, who returns to London seeking vengeance. The road to revenge leads Todd to Mrs. Lovett, proprietress of a failing pie shop, whose luck improves when the demon barbers thirst for blood inspires a new ingredient for her meat pies. Londoners start queuing up for a taste of her unique delectable treats!
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by Hugh Wheeler. From an adaptation by Christopher Bond. Presented by special arrangement with Music Theatre International.
Directed by Justin Been with Musical Direction by Chris Petersen. The cast includes: Jonathan Hey, Lavonne Byers, Cole Gutmann, Eileen Engel, Connor Johnson, Warren Westlund, Patrick Kelly, Kay Love, Patrick Blindauer, Scott Degitz-Fries, Angela Bubash, Laura Megan Deveney, Kimmie Kidd, Stephanie Merritt, Belinda Quimby, Tyler Cheatem, Ted Drury, Jayde Mitchell, Braden Phillips, and Benjamin Sevilla.
April 6 – 22, 2017: Show times are Thursdays – Saturdays at 8:00pm. Additional performance on Wednesday, April 19 at 8:00pm.
Venue: Tower Grove Abbey, 2336 Tennessee Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63104. Gated Parking.
Tickets: Adults $25.00 / Seniors (65+) & Students $20.00 (Cash/Checks/All Major Credit Cards)
Signed Interpretation Performances: Selected performances are interpreted for the deaf and hard of hearing by students from the Sign Language Studies program at Southwestern Illinois College. Fridays; April 7, 14 and 21, 2017.
Community Outreach: In keeping with its mission of community outreach, non-perishable food is collected at each performance and donated to Food Outreach, Inc. www.FoodOutreach.org