Sweeney Todd


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Noun1.Sweeney Todd - fictional character in a play by George Pitt; a barber who murdered his customers
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The society will be performing Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street from Tuesday, March 13, to Saturday, March 17.
Years later, he returns to London with a new name - Sweeney Todd - and a desire to get his revenge on corrupt Judge Turpin (the late Alan Rickman).
Fifteen years later, he returns to London with a new name - Sweeney Todd - and a burning desire to get his revenge on the corrupt Judge Turpin (Alan Rickman).
THE Welsh National Opera's autumn season centres around madness and their third production, Sweeney Todd, was a grisly, but tasty, delight.
Barker eventually escapes, reconstitutes himself as Sweeney Todd and makes his way back to London.
Kunawicz found it ironic that it's the same mall that recites the Catholic prayer, the Angelus, every day and refused to show Sweeney Todd at its cinemas.
ABUSY indoor market has been transformed into a gory theatre featuring demon barber Sweeney Todd after the end of the working day.
MAYHEM Sweeney Todd is played out in Durham''s Indoor Market last night
The story unfolds in 39 episodes charting the dastardly deeds of Sweeney Todd, his plotting, double dealing and eventual inevitable downfall.