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Theatre: Sweeney Todd, Lexington Opera House

October 4, 2014 - October 5, 2014

Saturday, October 4: 7:30 pm Sunday, October 5: 2 pm "A tale of a barber, Benjamin Barker, who is sentenced and exiled by a corrupt judge for a crime he didn’t commit. Benjamin returns fifteen years later under a new alias of Sweeney Todd to seek his revenge on the judge and to save his daughter. Soon, with the help of a meat pie shop owner, he opens a barber shop above her store, initiating a crime rampage against those who made him suffer and lose his beloved family. This is not a National Touring production; events will be performed by the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre program. Visit ukoperatheatre.org for details. Producer: Everett McCorvey Stage Director: Richard Gammon, UK Opera Theatre debut Conductor: John Nardolillo Assistant Director & Choreographer: Cassey Kivnick, UK Opera Theatre debut Set Designer: Carolyn Mraz, UK Opera Theatre debut Lighting Designer: Tanya Harper Costume Designer: Susan Dudley-Wigglesworth Sound Designer: Krytin R. Smith Vocal Coach: Tedrin Blair Lindsay Assistant Vocal Coaches: Cliff Jackson & Nan McSwain Assistant Conductors: Lucía Marín & Jan Pellant Principal Performers: Sweeney Todd: Thomas Gunther, Matthew Turner Mrs. Lovett: Holly Dodson, Rachel Snyder Judge Turpin: Christopher Baker Anthony Hope: Peter LaPrade, Zackery Morris Johanna: Gabrielle Barker, Mary Catherine Wright Tobias Ragg: Andrew Miller, Wesley Hammond Beggar Woman: Brittany Jones, Kathrin Thawley Beadle Bamford: Joshua Randall Price, Brock Terry Adolfo Pirelli: Jonathan Parham"


October 4, 2014
October 5, 2014
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Lexington Opera House
401 W. Short Street
Lexington, KY 40507 United States
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