'Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street' - Oct. 25-27 and Nov. 1-3
The Department of Performing Arts presents Stephen Sondheim's musical thriller at six performances in McCrary Theatre.
Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 25-27 and Nov. 1-3
Department of Performing Arts presents "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street"
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by Hugh Wheeler
Directed by Catherine McNeela, Choreographed by Linda Sabo, Music Direction by Valerie Maze
McCrary Theatre, all performances at 7:30 p.m.
Winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Book, and Best Score, "Sweeney Todd" is a haunting, heart-stopping tale of culinary crime and chilling, dark humor.
The story follows Benjamin Barker, a broken barber whose life and family were stolen from him when a cunning, corrupt Judge Turpin wrongfully imprisoned him. Recently returned to London and looking to exact a bloody revenge, Sweeney Todd (Benjamin Barker) forges a cutthroat alliance with the lonely and enterprising Mrs. Lovett and her unsavory pies.
Admission: $15 or Elon ID. Tickets available Oct. 4 at the Center for the Arts Box Office. For information, call (336) 278- 5610.