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SWEENEY TODD – BEAT THE HEAT ON FLEET STREET

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ORONO, Maine — The University of Maine Summer Music Theatre Festival will present Stephen Sondheim’s and Hugh Wheeler’s macabre musical masterpiece Sweeney Todd at 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Aug. 5-6, 12-13, and at 2p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7 & 14, at Hauck Auditorium, on the Orono Campus.

After returning to London from a long exile for a crime he didn’t commit a bitter barber, Sweeney Todd, finds only broken fragments of his once happy life.  Pitted on vengeance, and aided by an eccentric meat pie vendor Sweeney resumes his barber business offering his victim’s  the best, and last, shave they’ll ever have.

Admission price is $14  and $7 for a student ticket.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Tom Mikotowicz, UMaine Theatre Division Chair

Email: tom.mikotowicz@umit.maine.edu