Sweeney Todd the Musical Lyrics



Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is a 1979 musical thriller with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler. The musical is based on the 1973 play Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street by Christopher Bond. Set in 19th century England, the musical details the return of barber Sweeney Todd to London after 15 years of exile, in order to take revenge on the corrupt judge who banished him, by conspiring with a local baker, Mrs. Lovett, who is in desperate need of fresh meat for her pies.

Sweeney Todd opened on Broadway in 1979 and in the West End in 1980. In addition to several revivals the musical has been presented by opera companies. It won the Tony Award for Best Musical and Olivier Award for Best New Musical.

SWEENEY TODD the Musical Lyrics

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1 The Ballad of Sweeney Todd Lyrics
2 No Place Like London Lyrics
3 The Barber and His Wife Lyrics
4 The Worst Pies in London Lyrics
5 Poor Thing Lyrics
6 My Friends Lyrics
7 The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: "Lift Your Razor High, Sweeney!"
8 Green Finch and Linnet Bird Lyrics
9 Ah, Miss Lyrics
10 Johanna Lyrics
11 Pirelli's Miracle Elixir Lyrics
12 Pirelli's Entrance Lyrics
13 The Contest Lyrics
14 The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: "Sweeney Pondered and Sweeney Planned" Lyrics
15 Wait Lyrics
16 The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: "His Hands Were Quick, His Fingers Strong" Lyrics
17 Johanna - Mea Culpa Lyrics