Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson
Brian Tarr and Nick Haddow

Mar. 5–8

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller

Featuring:

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Lonny Price, director, co-producer

Matt Cowart, co-producer

Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Sweeney Todd

Emma Thompson, Mrs. Lovett

Jeff Blumenkrantz, The Beadle

Christian Borle, Pirelli

Kyle Brenn, Tobias Rigg

Jay Armstrong Johnson, Anthony Hope

Erin Mackey, Johanna

Philip Quast, Judge Turpin


Program:

STEPHEN SONDHEIM Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller (staged)

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Book by Hugh Wheeler

From an Adaptation by Christopher Bond

Originally Directed on Broadway by Harold Prince

Orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick

Originally Produced on Broadway by Richard Barr, Charles Woodward, Robert Fryer, Mary Lea Johnson, Martin Richards in association with Dean and Judy Manos


Join us for a Gala on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, which includes a pre-concert reception, concert, and post-concert seated dinner with the artists. For Gala table or ticket information, please contact Jennifer Levine, levinej@nyphil.org, or call (212) 875-5757.

Sweeney Todd is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. The March 5 Spring Gala is generously supported by BNY Mellon.