SWEENEY TODD adapted by John-Robert Partridge and Catherine Prout

£5.00

Adapted from the Victorian Penny Dreadful stories, Sweeney Todd tells of a barber from Fleet Street in London who teams up with the neighbouring pie-maker, Mrs Lovett In murderous deeds!

This is engrossing and atmospheric script is not for the faint-hearted with murder and mayhem at every corner. With a wide variety of great characters this script may be performed with a cast of just 9. A wonderful version of a truly gruesome tale.

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CHARACTERS

SWEENEY TODD

MRS LOVETT

TOBIAS RAGG

JOHANNA OAKLEY

EDITH

CHARLIE

VICAR

LIEUTENANT THORNHILL

ARABELLA

SAM FREDERICKS

MR CARLISLE

COLONEL JEFFREY

SKINNER

MAJOR RUTLEDGE

MISS HEALY

JARVIS

TAILOR

MR MUNDEL

CHURCH WARDEN

MRS RAGG

WATSON

MR FOGG

DR HEPPLEWHITE

MR WRANKLEY

May be performed with a cast of 9 – see doubling combinations below

PRODUCTION HISTORY

Originally performed by Tread the Boards Theatre Company in 2018 with the following cast and creatives

Original Cast
Sweeney Todd – James Tanton
Mrs Lovett/Mrs Ragg – Eleanor Forrest
Mr Carlisle – Tom Riddell
Tobias Ragg – Nicole Jackson
Johanna Oakly/Miss Healey/Church Warden – Kate Gee-Finch
Arabella Wilott/Edith –¬†Ashleigh Dickenson
Dr Hepplewhite/Mundel/Mr Fogg/Vicar – Adrian Daniel
Lieutenant Thornhill/Major Rutledge/Sam Fredericks/Tailor – Marc Taylor
Jarvis Williams/Charlie/Watson/Mr Wrankley –¬† Joe Deverell-Smith
Creatives
Director – John-Robert Partridge
Producer – Catherine Prout
Set Design – Daniel Arbon & Zoe Rolfe
Lighting Design – Kat Murray

PREVIEW

Preview available here

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