Sweeney Todd (Broadway, Circle in the Square Theatre, 1989) | Playbill

Sweeney Todd

Broadway
Musical
Drama
Revival


SYNOPSIS:

An indisputable masterpiece by one of America’s greatest Broadway composers and lyricists, this is a heart-pounding thriller that also delights and amazes. Filled with diabolical humor and extraordinary music, the eight-time Tony Award-winning musical tells the tale of an exiled barber’s quest to avenge the wrongs unfairly done to him and his family by a corrupt system of justice. Sweeney Todd is a beautiful, soaring, dark comedy filled with stunning terror that will leave you wanting more!

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Awards

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

QUICK STATS

(as of Feb 25, 1990) Total Current Gross: $2,447,741.00 Highest Weekly Gross: $138,925.00 (Week Ending Dec 31, 1989)   Average Ticket Price: $23.67 Average % Capacity: 73.70%

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 4,283 592 8 0 90.43% 10.07%
Feb 18, 1990 38 $80,361.00 $0.00 $8,664.00 $21.11 $0.00 3,806 592 8 0 80.36% -3.04%
Feb 11, 1990 37 $71,697.00 $0.00 $10,818.00 $18.15 $0.00 3,950 592 8 0 83.40% 13.17%
Feb 4, 1990 36 $60,879.00 $0.00 -$5,107.00 $18.30 $0.00 3,326 592 8 0 70.23% -5.91%
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