Sweeney Todd (2018)

Sweeney Todd (2018)

Mar 16-18, 2018

Sweeney Todd (2018)

Starting at $20

Starting at $20

  • Presented by: CU Boulder College of Music
  • Runtime: 150 min
  • Intermission: One
  • Venue: Macky Auditorium
  • Macky Auditorium Concert Hall, 1595 Pleasant St, Boulder, CO 80309

"Life is for the alive, my dear."

The Demon Barber of Fleet Street pays a visit to CU Boulder for the first time ever! Stephen Sondheim's wildly popular musical transports audiences to Victorian London, where a long-exiled haircutter and a struggling baker conspire for revenge ... and delicious meat pies.

"Sweeney Todd" is presented by the Eklund Opera Program with members of the CU Symphony in the Macky Auditorium pit orchestra. CU College of Music Faculty and students are joined by guest conductor Caleb Harris and guest vocalist Wei Wu. With lavish scenery and spine-tingling musicianship in CU's stunning Macky Auditorium, join Eklund Opera for a show you will be talking about all year.

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This production contains scenes of simulated violence and simulated sexual assault.

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"Many of us have this ideal where we fight for the underdogs. I do believe this piece is all about justice for the underdog." 

Caleb Harris

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Megan Pryor

Beggar Woman (Sat. cast)

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Sarah Bassinger

Assistant Director

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Wei Wu

Judge Turpin (Sat. cast)

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Steven Vinolas

Anthony Hope (Sat. cast)

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Emily Skeen

Bird Seller (Fri., Sat. and Sun. cast)

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Paige Sentianin

Johanna (Fri. and Sun. cast)

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Skyler Schlenker

Sweeney Todd (Fri. and Sun. cast)

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Paul Reynerson

Tobias Ragg (Sat. cast)

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Rebecca Ramsey

Johanna (Sat. cast)

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Stephen Sondheim


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Brendan Lynch

Tobias Ragg (Fri. and Sun. cast)

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Alex King

Signor Adolfo Pirelli (Sat. cast)

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Erin Hodgson

Mrs. Lovett (Fri. and Sun. cast)

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Andrew Garland

Sweeney Todd (Sat. cast)

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Julieta Garcia

Beggar Woman (Fri. and Sun. cast)

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Erik Erlandson

Judge Turpin (Fri. and Sun. cast)

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Zachary Bryant

Anthony Hope (Fri. and Sat. cast)

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Grant Bowman

Jonas Fogg (Fri., Sat. and Sun. cast)

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Bryce Bartu

Signor Adolfo Pirelli (Fri. and Sun. cast)

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Katheryne Baker

Mrs. Lovett (Sat. cast)

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Jacob Baker

The Beadle (Fri., Sat. and Sun. cast)

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Caleb Harris


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Leigh Holman


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Production Team

Costume Designer

Tom Robbins

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Chorus Master and Vocal Coach

Jeremy Reger

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Technical Director

Ron Mueller

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Stage Manager

Margaret Kayes

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Production Assistant

Christie Conover

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Set and Lighting Designer

Peter Dean Beck

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