Already closed | 1h 15m | Midtown W

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Broadway)

From 497 member  reviews
Members say: Great singing, Absorbing, Great acting, Entertaining, Intense

About the show

This version of the classic Stephen Sondhein musical, starred Patti Lupone and Michael Cerveris, in a Broadway production that was originally staged in London in 2004. More…

Sweeney Todd, whose real name is Benjamin Barker, uses his new alias to resume work in his barber shop above Mrs. Lovett’s struggling pie shop after being wrongfully sentenced to life imprisonment by the corrupt Judge Turpin. After swearing vengeance against the judge that tore his family apart, Todd and Lovett plot a unique plan that helps them both and leads them down a dangerous, thrilling path with deadly consequences.

1h 15m | Already closed | Eugene O'Neill Theatre (Midtown W)

Member Reviews (497)


Great singing, Absorbing, Great acting, Entertaining, Intense

Overrated, Slow, Disappointing

See it if You love Sondheim. I don't understand it. This show has been called his masterpiece. As far as I can see, the emperor has no clothes,

Don't see it if You don't consider serial homicides entertaining.

Clever, Disappointing, Great singing, Overrated, Resonant

See it if You truly enjoy the magic that comes with recognizing how awful people are.

Don't see it if You're squeamish.

Edgy, Epic, Excruciating, Insipid, Intense

See it if You like gore.

Don't see it if You don't like blood.

Cliched, Disappointing, Intense, Overrated, Slow

See it if Love dark shows

Don't see it if You want to see a colorful stage

Disappointing, Quirky, Confusing

See it if You like horror

Don't see it if Not worth it

Clever, Edgy

See it if you are into horror movies

Don't see it if you dont like horror movies

Dated, Slow, Entertaining, Timeless, Resonant

See it if you love a classic storyline and have the patience to sit through the whole thing!

Don't see it if you're easily distracted or put off by the macabre storyline.

Disappointing, Insipid, Slow, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You like cutting edge new stagings of an old clavicle.

Don't see it if You like the traditional version.

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