Sweeney Todd

Broadway
Drama
Original
A barber who was unjustly imprisoned for years by a corrupt judge returns to England bent on revenge — a revenge that turns indiscriminately murderous, leading his resourceful accomplice, Mrs. Lovett, to bake the victims into meat pies.
People (184)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1979 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Winner
1979 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Winner
1979 Outstanding Book of a Musical Winner
1979 Outstanding Choreography Nominee
1979 Outstanding Costume Design Nominee
1979 Outstanding Director of a Musical Winner
1979 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Winner
1979 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Winner
1979 Outstanding Lighting Design Nominee
1979 Outstanding Lyrics Winner
1979 Outstanding Music Winner
1979 Outstanding Musical Winner
1979 Outstanding Set Design Nominee
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1979 Best Musical Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1979 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Winner
Theatre World
1979 Theatre World Award Winner
1979 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1979 Actor in a Musical Winner
1979 Actress in a Musical Winner
1979 Book of a Musical Winner
1979 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Winner
1979 Direction of a Musical Winner
1979 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1979 Musical Winner
1979 Original Score Winner
1979 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Winner