Friday, March 1, 2024

SWEENEY TODD Revival Cast Recording 3-LP Set Available Now

The 2023 Broadway Cast Recording of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is available now as a 3-LP set pressed on Revenge Red vinyl.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:50PM

Looking Forward to Spring: March - May 2024 by JK

Looking Forward to Spring: March - May 2024 At the start of each calendar season, we look forward to what we are hoping to see in the coming three months, as well as the titles of productio…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 06:36AM

Len Cariou Returns to the New York Stage in Tuesdays With Morrie Beginning March 1 by Logan Culwell-Block

The Sweeney Todd Tony winner is starring in the title role of Mitch Albom's story.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24AM
Thursday, February 29, 2024

After 42 Years, Forbidden Broadway Will Make Its Broadway Debut by Darryn King

For the first time, the Tony-honored Broadway spoof revue Forbidden Broadway is coming to Broadway. Forbidden Broadway on Broadway: Merrily We Stole a Song, directed by creator Gerard Alessa…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:18PM

Julie Benko, Norbert Leo Butz, Joshua Henry & More Join Broadway Backwards by Hayley Levitt

Additional stars have joined the lineup for the 2024 edition of Broadway Backwards, the annual one-night-only benefit concert that has Broadway stars reimagine classic show tunes as queer a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM

Cast Album Roundup: ‘Sweeney Todd,’ ‘Parade,’ ‘Camelot’ and More by Jesse Green

Recordings of Broadway musicals are often better than the shows they preserve. Here’s a ranking of last year’s crop, with samples and bonus tracks.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 11:54AM
Wednesday, February 28, 2024

The Queen of Versailles, Starring Kristin Chenoweth, Completes Creative Team for Pre-Broadway Premiere by Darryn King

The Queen of Versailles, the new musical reuniting Wicked composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz with Tony and Emmy Award winner Kristin Chenoweth, has its full creative team. The show will hav…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:02AM

REVIEW: Sweeney Todd (New Cast) by JK

Review of the matinee performance on Sunday, February 25, 2024 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in New York City. Starring Aaron Tveit, Sutton Foster, Joe Locke, Maria Bilbao, Daniel Yearwood, M…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:42AM
Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Video: How Sutton Foster Juggled SWEENEY TODD & ONCE UPON A MATTRESS

Sutton Foster sat down on the TODAY Show this morning to discuss starring as Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd on Broadway, taking over the role just five days after starring in Once Upon a Mattre…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:15AM
Monday, February 26, 2024

Broadway Buying Guide: February 26, 2024- See the New SWEENEY TODD Cast and More

Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, February 26, 202…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:54AM
Friday, February 23, 2024

Aaron Tveit Has Already Had a Barber Chair Misfire by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony winner is playing the title role in Broadway's Sweeney Todd at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:54PM

Video: Aaron Tveit Details SWEENEY TODD Barber Chair Mishap

What happens when the iconic barber chair in Sweeney Todd doesn't work? Aaron Tveit found out last week. A couple performances into his run as the Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Tveit said t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:49PM

More Hot Pies: Get a 1st Look at Sutton Foster, Aaron Tveit, and Joe Locke in Broadway's Sweeney Todd by Logan Culwell-Block

The Stephen Sondheim-Hugh Wheeler revival continues its run at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:54AM

Photos: First Look at Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster in SWEENEY TODD

Earlier this month, Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster officially joined the cast of the Tony-nominated revival of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Check out first photos of the …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:17AM
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

‘Heartstopper’ Star Joe Locke on ‘Sweeney Todd’ Broadway Debut and Screaming at Kathryn Hahn While Filming Marvel’s ‘Agatha’ Series by Marc Malkin

Joe Locke, the breakout star of “Heartstopper,” has always had dreams of being on Broadway. Now, at just 20 years old, the British actor has made his Broadway debut as Tobias Ragg in the…

SOURCE: Variety at 11:29AM
Tuesday, February 20, 2024

“Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” at A Noise Within – reviewed by Terry Morgan

Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s Sweeney Todd is my favorite musical. Its combination of a beautiful score, clever lyrics and unusually gruesome subject matter is sui generis. When it�…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 09:48PM

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024 by Matt Tamanini

Vanessa Williams to Lead ‘Devil Wears Prada,’ Is ‘Sweeney Todd’ Closing This Spring?, Full Cast of ‘The Great Gatsby’ Announced “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Monday, February 19, 2024

Rialto Chatter: Will SWEENEY TODD Close Following Departure of Aaron Tveit & Sutton Foster?

Will Sweeney Todd on Broadway close following the departure of its current stars Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster? Learn more about the show here.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:26PM

How Sutton Foster Juggled ‘Sweeney Todd’ and ‘Once Upon a Mattress’ by Michael Paulson

How the Broadway star simultaneously mastered leading roles in “Once Upon a Mattress” and “Sweeney Todd.”

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 03:24AM
Sunday, February 18, 2024

Video: Watch Josh Groban and Katharine McPhee Sing 'Not While I'm Around' From SWEENEY TODD

Watch Katharine McPhee and Josh Groban's surprise performance of 'Not While I'm Around' from Sweeney Todd at the Kravis Center Gala here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:51AM
Saturday, February 17, 2024

A Noise Within Production of Sweeney Todd Officially Opens February 17 by Meg Masseron

Julia Rodriguez-Elliott directs the Stephen Sondheim favorite at the Los Angeles venue.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32AM
Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Need a Date for Valentine’s But Don’t Know How to Woo? Poetically Propose a Night on Broadway to Your Boo by Darryn King and Hayley Levitt

For Valentine’s Day this year, why not give the gift of Broadway? To help you woo your plus one of choice—Valentine, galentine or whomever—Broadway.com offers up five poems tailor-made…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:54PM

‘Sweeney Todd’ sees big bump,‘How to Dance in Ohio’ exits with best week, while overall box office declines by Michael Abourizk

For the week ending Feb. 11, the 24 currently running productions grossed $21,192,251.

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Broadway Grosses Analysis: Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster Bring Sweeney Todd Back Into the Top 5 by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony winners joined the Stephen Sondheim revival at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre February 9.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:48PM
Monday, February 12, 2024

Video: Joe Locke on His 'Best Friend' Patti LuPone Seeing Him in SWEENEY TODD

Joe Locke living the ultimate theatre kid dream: having one of his 'best friends,' Patti Lupone, come see him in Sweeney Todd on Broadway. Locke is starring alongside Sutton Foster and Aaron…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:26PM

Broadway Buying Guide: February 12, 2024- Get Tickets to MOULIN ROUGE!, SWEENEY TODD, and More

Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, February 12, 202…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:57AM
Sunday, February 11, 2024

Former Mrs. Lovett Patti LuPone Visits Sutton Foster at SWEENEY TODD

Former Mrs. Lovett Patti LuPone visited Sweeney Todd's current Mrs. Lovett Sutton Foster in her first weekend of performances in the Broadway production. Check out a photo here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:35AM

A Roast of Lee Roy Reams by Sandi Durell

To celebrate their thirtieth anniversary Dancers Over 40 will commemorate this milestone with COMEDY TONIGHT: A ROAST OF LEE ROY REAMS on Monday, April 1st, 2024 at 7:00pm at 54 Below…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:32AM
Saturday, February 10, 2024

Photos: Aaron Tveit & Sutton Foster Take Their First Bows in SWEENEY TODD

Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster played their first performance in the Tony-nominated revival of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street last night, February 9, 2024, and BroadwayWorld …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:19AM
Friday, February 9, 2024

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards