Presented July 31, Aug. 1 and 2, 2009
Book by Hugh Wheeler
Music by Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Based on a version of Sweeney Todd by Christopher Bond
This chilling, suspenseful, heart-pounding masterpiece of murderous barber-ism and culinary crime tells the infamous tale of the unjustly exiled barber who returns to 19th century London seeking revenge against the lecherous judge who framed him and the resourceful proprietress of the pie shop downstairs.