Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton star in the Chichester Festival's production of Sweeney Todd, beginning performances at the Festival Theatre Sept. 24.
Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's 1979 Broadway musical Sweeney Todd will officially open Oct. 6, for a run through Nov. 5. Jonathan Kent directs a cast that also includes Lucy May Barker as Johanna, Luke Brady as Anthony, John Bowe as Judge Turpin, Robert Burt as Pirelli, Gillian Kirkpatrick as the Beggar Woman, James McConville as Tobias and Peter Polycarpou as Beadle.
Here is the cast in rehearsal:
Sweeney Todd, With Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton, in Rehearsal
To book tickets, contact the box office on 01243 781312, or visit www.cft.org.uk.