Tag: Todd

  • ‘Sweeney Todd’: a darkly hilarious take on Sondheim’s murderous musical

    On a hot Sunday afternoon, Pigott Theater was packed with an audience eager to watch a gruesome Victorian melodrama about murder and cannibalistic pies. Stanford Light Opera Company’s (SLOCo) performances of “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” were all sold out, and rightfully so —  the musical was as hilarious and musically enticing…