Thursday, September 22, 2022

Attend this tale by Catey Sullivan

I’ve seen bloodier stagings of Sweeney Todd than the current incarnation from Kokandy Productions at the Chopin Theatre’s downstairs space, directed and choreographed by Derek Van Barham…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 12:50PM

Review: ‘Sweeney Todd’ by Kokandy Productions reminds us of what Chicago’s off-Loop theaters can do by Chris Jones

Remarkable things happen in the cramped basement of the Chopin Theatre in Wicker Park. What a thrilling Chicago-style musical!

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 06:30AM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

“Sweeney Todd” by Kokandy Productions

Remarkable things happen in the cramped basement of the Chopin Theatre in Wicker Park. Enter Stephen Sondheim’s "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street."

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 02:27PM
Monday, September 19, 2022

‘Sweeney Todd,’ ‘Italian Mime Suicide’ and ‘Wildfire’ win big at 2022 Dora Awards by Joshua Chong - Staff Reporter

The awards show marked the first in-person Dora ceremony since 2019. Check out the full list of winners here.

SOURCE: Toronto Star at 10:29PM
Sunday, September 18, 2022

Oklahoma! by Steven Morris

The magistrate is (almost) directly out of Sweeney Todd. For his gob-smacking indifference to legal proprieties, they could rename him Judge Turpin, and hardly a soul would notice. The post …

SOURCE: stageraw.com at 06:06PM
Thursday, September 15, 2022

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend September 16-18 - See 'Heathers: The Musical,' Ian McKellen in 'King Lear' and more by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, September 8, 2022

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Broadway Update: Christmas Carol; Sweeney Todd; Etc. By: David Sheward September 8, 2022: Tony and Drama Desk winner Jefferson Mays (I Am My Own Wife, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Mur…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:52PM

Eric McCormack Will Host Stratford Festival Gala Honoring Len Cariou by Andrew Gans

Sweeney Todd Tony winner Cariou will receive the Festival's Legacy Award.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:19AM

Ableton demos, Sweeney Todd, and more by Micco Caporale, Salem Collo-Julin and Kerry Reid

Hey electronic artists, wanna level up your Ableton game? Join Penthouse Audio Group at Hush (311 W. Chicago), where you can get track feedback from professionals. Ableton-certified program …

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 12:38AM
Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Wake Up With BWW 9/7: Lea Michele Begins Performances in FUNNY GIRL, and More!

Top stories include a first look at Lea Michele in Funny Girl, a video of her first bows in the show, and more! Plus, the Broadway revival of Sweeney Todd has been confirmed, starring Josh G…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:59AM
Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford ‘Sweeney Todd’ Coming to Broadway by Billy McEntee

The rumored Broadway revival of 'Sweeney Todd' was confirmed this morning, with Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford officially leading the cast. The post Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford ‘…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 12:12PM

Josh Groban & Annaleigh Ashford to Star in Sweeney Todd on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony nominee Josh Groban and Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford will return to Broadway next year in Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's musical Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:37AM

Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford to star in ‘Sweeney Todd’ on Broadway by Broadway News

Producer Jeffrey Seller has announced that a revival of “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” starring Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford will open at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 09:45AM

Broadway News/Previews: “Sweeney Todd” Begins Performances at Broadway’s Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on February 26, 2023 by David Roberts

Tony and Grammy-nominated multi-platinum recording artist Josh Groban and Tony Award winner Annaleigh Ashford will both return to Broadway this spring in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fl…

SOURCE: Theatre Reviews Limited at 09:43AM

Sweeney Todd, Laura Linney, Gabriel Byrne Back on Broadway. Adele, Paul McCartney: Broadway Awaits! #Stageworthy News of the Week by New York Theater

Adele and Paul McCartney were among the winners of the Creative Arts Emmys announced over the weekend, which means, for an EGOT (Emmy Grammy Oscar Tony), they only now need…a Tony. McCa…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 09:28AM

Broadway Plans Confirmed For ‘Sweeney Todd’ With Josh Groban & Annaleigh Ashford by Greg Evans

As widely speculated, a new Broadway production of the Stephen Sondheim-Hugh Wheeler classic musical Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street starring Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford…

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:23AM

Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford Will Lead SWEENEY TODD Revival, Beginning February 2023

The rumors are true! Tony and Grammy-nominated multi-platinum recording artist Josh Groban and Tony Award winner Annaleigh Ashford will both officially return to Broadway this spring in Swee…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:15AM

Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford to Lead Broadway Revival of Sweeney Todd by Logan Culwell-Block

Directed by Hamilton Tony winner Thomas Kail, the Stephen Sondheim-Hugh Wheeler musical is coming back with a 26-piece orchestra.

SOURCE: Playbill at 08:49AM

Josh Groban to Star in ‘Sweeney Todd’ Revival on Broadway by Michael Paulson

Groban, playing the title character, will be joined by Annaleigh Ashford in a production scheduled to open in March at the Lunt-Fontanne.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 08:37AM
Monday, September 5, 2022

“Sweeney Todd” Officially Returning to Broadway, with Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford by Roger Friedman

Here it is, the poster for “Sweeney Todd.” My favorite musical is coming back to Broadway next spring with Josh Groban as

SOURCE: ShowBiz 411 at 09:25PM

Sweeney Todd Headed Back to Broadway With Josh Groban, Annaleigh Ashford, and a 26-Piece Orchestra

Social media — and the ticketing link — confirms Broadway's worst-kept secret revival.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 05:03PM

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