Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street in New York, NY
Lunt-Fontanne Theatre • 205 W 46th Street • New York, NY 10036View on Map
Known for its dark themes and intricate musical score, the Sweeney Todd Broadway musical engages audiences with its sordid tale of a vengeful barber and his neighbor, the pie-maker. Grab your tickets and watch the unsettling but entertaining story featuring Tony and Grammy nominee Josh Groban as Sweeney Todd, and Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford as Mrs. Lovett.
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Sweeney Todd is performed at Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, located at 205 West 46 Street, New York, NY 10036.How long is Sweeney Todd?
The Sweeney Todd Broadway show is approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes, including one intermission.Can I bring my camera to the theater?
Absolutely no photography or video is allowed in the theater during the show.When should I arrive?
Theater doors open approximately 45 minutes before the show. Audiences should arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the show to begin finding their seats, browse the available show merchandise, and settle in before showtime. There is one bar located on the mezzanine level and one bar in the lower lounge where various mixed drinks, sodas, and candy can be purchased. However, water and the souvenir drink cup are the only beverages permitted in the theater. Latecomers are seated at suitable breaks in the performance in conveniently reachable seat locations at the discretion of management.Is this show appropriate for children?
Yes. Sweeney Todd on Broadway is recommended for ages 12 and older and may contain strong language. Children under the age of 4 are not permitted into the theater and will not be issued Sweeney Todd tickets.Are concessions available for purchase within the theater?
Yes. Cocktails, non-alcoholic beverages, and light snacks are available for purchase.What do I wear for the show?
While there is no required dress code for a Broadway show, going to the theatre is a special occasion and many people do dress for the event.Is the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre wheelchair accessible?
This theatre is not completely wheelchair accessible. Wheelchair locations are available in the Orchestra. An accessible restroom is available on the theater's first floor. This theater does not have elevators or escalators.Are assistive listening devices available at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre?
Free headsets for sound augmentation are available. For patrons with a tele coil, this theatre is equipped with an induction loop.What is Sweeney Todd about?
Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s landmark musical tells the tale of a resourceful pie shop owner and a vengeful barber out for blood. After he’s sent away by a corrupt judge, Sweeney returns to London years later seeking his long-lost family, and forms an unlikely partnership with Mrs. Lovett, who serves up pies underneath his former shop. Together, they wreak havoc on Fleet Street and serve up the hottest – and most unsettling – pies in London.Who wrote Sweeney Todd?
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (often referred to simply as Sweeney Todd) is a musical with music and lyrics composed by Stephen Sondheim and a book by Hugh Wheeler.