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.
See it if you want to experience an intimate theater experience. The cast is amazing! The acting &singing are great. You can even buy a meat pie b/f
Don't see it if you don't like being part of the action. The room is small and if you sit at the tables, the show happens right in front of you..literally!
See it if you love Sweeney Todd and want an experience to see it reinvented. Totally Fresh!
Don't see it if you are a vocal snob.. the current cast is great, but certainly favors acting chops over classical vocalists.
See it if you love Sondheim, immersive theater, being really, really close to the actors, Le Mis-level revenge fantasies, and Shakespearean tragedy
Don't see it if are squeamish thinking about murder, and like your personal space.
See it if You are looking for a unique theatre experience. You like Sondheim.
Don't see it if You hate sondheim, you do not like interactive/in your face theatre
See it if You are a fan of this showThis production is wonderful.The small venue makes the show interactive.The talent is amazing.Staging is genius.
Don't see it if If you are not a fan of a demon barber.
See it if You like immersive theatre. In this production, you are IN the pie shop and the action takes place around you. Fabulous acting, singing
Don't see it if You don't like "dark" shows. This is an immersive dark operetta where the actors are amongst the audience
See it if You love Sweeney Todd (how can you not?) and want to see a refreshing take on the show, you are cool with immersive theatre
Don't see it if You don't want performers to get in your face
See it if I love the small stage and quaint atmosphere of this show. I love the way they captured this show in an intimate setting. I love Sondheim!
Don't see it if You want bright lights and a sparkling set. Also if you don't care for small intimate theaters and small audience spaces, don't see it!
Also I loved this show!!!
See it if You like intense, very heavy themes. And are alright with the dark side of life.
Don't see it if You are not alright with things totally off the straight and narrow path; not alright with stories about evil and mean people.
See it if You're hungry because they serve dinner if you get the right ticket, immersive, alternative space
Don't see it if It's loud, a little intense for the front row
See it if you enjoy immersive theater, re-imaginings of a classic tale or feeling ALIVE as the story unfolds around you.
Don't see it if you're turned off by an immersive environment, you aren't a fan of pie, you can't figure out how to get to Barrow St. Theater.
See it if great version of Sweeney todd, I saw it with patti lupone and I was blown away. Definitely does justice to previous productions.
Don't see it if You don’t like dark comedy