Sweeney Todd

Broadway
Drama
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 (157)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1989 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1989 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Nominee
1989 Outstanding Lighting Design Nominee
1989 Outstanding Revival Nominee
1989 Outstanding Set Design Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1990 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1990 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Nominee
Tony Award
1990 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1990 Actress in a Musical Nominee
1990 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1990 Revival (Play or Musical) Nominee

Grosses

Week Ending Week Number This Week Gross Potential Gross Diff $ Avg Ticket Top Ticket Seats Sold Seats in Theatre Perfs Previews % Cap This Week Diff % cap
Feb 25, 1990 39 $87,053.00 $0.00 $6,692.00 $20.33 $0.00 4283 592 8 0 90.43% 10.07%
Feb 18, 1990 38 $80,361.00 $0.00 $8,664.00 $21.11 $0.00 3806 592 8 0 80.36% -3.04%
Feb 11, 1990 37 $71,697.00 $0.00 $10,818.00 $18.15 $0.00 3950 592 8 0 83.40% 13.17%
Feb 4, 1990 36 $60,879.00 $0.00 -$5,107.00 $18.30 $0.00 3326 592 8 0 70.23% -5.91%