Sweeney Todd tickets let you see the English legend come to life. Sweeney Todd the Demon Barber of Fleet Street has been blowing away audiences since its 1979 Broadway debut. Although the first show was poorly received due to its theatrical gore, Sweeney Todd’s subsequent performances were met with sold-out audiences who embraced this riveting play.
This season, Sweeney Todd is back on Broadway with the legendary Patti LuPone and Michael Cerveris. Visionary director Stephen Sondheim has revamped Sweeney Todd into a magnificent theatrical thriller, so order your Sweeney Todd tickets from OnlineTickets.com!
Winner of the 2006 Tony award for Best Direction of a Musical, Sweeney Todd has undoubtedly set a high standard for must-see Broadway theater. The story of a vengeful demon barber takes form as the prominent Michael Cerveris assumes the lead role as Sweeney Todd. Along with Patti LuPone as Mrs. Lovett, the 2004 revival of Sweeney Todd promises to be what the Wall Street Journal calls “an event theater goers will be talking about for years.”
Sweeney Todd starts off with the citizens of London singing the infamous “The Ballad of Sweeney Todd” and following up with an introduction of the “Demon Barber of Fleet Street.” As the musical goes on, the citizen reappears occasionally to comment on the action. The audience is soon introduced to Sweeney Todd, a sailor who has ridden a ship to London. After he docks his ship on Fleet Street, Sweeney Todd meets Mrs. Nellie Lovett, who owns a meat pie shop and divulges Sweeney Todd’s true identity.
Following Mrs. Lovett’s chilling tale from the past, the audience is left breathless as Sweeney Todd begins his hell-bent pursuit of revenge on England’s upper-crust. Sweeney Todd lives up to its Tony award for Best Original Score as the cast brings back old favorites such as “Lift Your Razor High, Sweeney!” and “City on Fire.” The ending of Sweeney Todd is true Broadway magic as the cast stuns theater goers with chilling plot twists and ingenious staging.
Sweeney Todd is undeniably a Broadway classic befitting of audiences of all ages. This tale of sorrow and revenge will have theater goers perched on the edge of their seat as Sweeney Todd’s talented cast brings their characters into life. With a history of over 20 Tony award nominations, Sweeney Todd has become a household name. Order your Sweeney Todd tickets from OnlineTickets.com today!