Digital Archive:Cast list, Sweeney Todd (2011)

Listing show dates and detailing cast, creative and production teams


The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

music & lyrics by STEPHEN SONDHEIM


from an adaptation by CHRISTOPHER BOND

originally directed by HAROLD PRINCE

original orchestrations by JONATHAN TUNICK


CAST in order of appearance

Sweeney Todd – Michael Ball

Anthony – Luke Brady

Beggar Woman – Gillian Kirkpatrick

Mrs Lovett – Imelda Staunton

Johanna Lucy – May Barker

Judge Turpin – John Bowe

Beadle Bamford – Peter Polycarpou

Tobias – James McConville

Pirelli – Robert Burt

Jonas Fogg – Simeon Truby

Ensemble – Valda Aviks   Will Barratt   Josie Benson   Emily Bull

John Coates   Daniel Graham   Robine Landi   Brian McCann

Tim Morgan   Aoife Nally   Adam Pearce   Vincent Pirillo

Wendy Somerville   Anton Stephans   Kerry Washington   Annabell Williams



Violin/Cover Conductor – Michael Keelan

Violin – Sophie Ryan

Viola – Adrian Smith

Cello – Dominique Pecheur

Double Bass – Jo Carter

Flute/Clarinet – Susan Phipps

Oboe/Cor Anglais – Kate Andrews

Clarinet/E flat Clarinet – Steve Pierce

Bassoon – Julia Staniforth

French Horn – Nicholas Benz

Trumpets – Nathan Bray, Steve Jones

Trombone – Steve Haynes

Organ/Keyboard – Bob Broad

Percussion – Gerry Berkley

Orchestra Management for Musical Co-Ordination Services Ltd Andy Barnwell & Pete Harrison


Director – Jonathan Kent

Designer – Anthony Ward

Movement Director – Denni Sayers

Musical Director – Nicholas Skilbeck

Lighting Designer – Mark Henderson

Sound Designer – Paul Groothuis

Orchestrator – Jonathan Tunick

Casting Director – Pippa Ailion

Associate Director – Lloyd Wood

Associate Musical Director – Andy Rapps

Costume Supervisor – Yvonne Milnes

Props Supervisor – Lisa Buckley

Fight Director – Paul Benzing

Dialect Coach – Majella Hurley

Associate Sound Designer – Ken Hampton

Assistant Director – Kim Pearce

Assistant Costume Supervisor – Hannah Warren


Production Managers – Dan Watkin, Sam Paterson

Company Stage Manager – Ben Delfont

Deputy Stage Manager – Lou Bann

Assistant Stage Managers – Emily Oliver, Claire Rundle


September: Sat 24UCP, Mon 26UCP, Tue 27UCP, Wed 28P, Thu 29P, Fri 30

October: Sat 1m&e, Mon 3, Tue 4(PT), Wed 5, Thu 6PN, Fri 7 (cancelled), Sat 8m(D)&e, Mon 10,

Tue 11, Wed 12m&e, Thu 13(T), Fri 14, Sat 15m&e, Mon 17, Tue 18, Fri 21m&e(D), Sat 22m&e,

Mon 24, Tue 25, Wed 26m&e(S), Thu 27, Fri 28(D), Sat 29m(D)&LP


UCP = University of Chichester Preview

P = Preview

PN = Press Night

m = mat

e = eve

LP = Last Performance


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