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Sweeney Todd Reviews

Ames Center - Black Box Theatre (Burnsville, MN)

Reviews & Ratings

9 ratings
4.3 average rating
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Garrick Dietze
12 events
8 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 13 2013

Amazing show for such an intimate space.

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11 events
10 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 21 2013

Very strong performances. A shame it was in such a small venue, the effort deserved larger crowds.

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11 events
8 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 19 2013

Live orchestra and wonderful staging. Contemporary twist and energetic acting. I think Lucy stole the show. And of course Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett were terrific. So was Toby. All in all, a very enjoyable evening and I would recommend it to...continued

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Di
3 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 12 2013

Burnsville Performering Art Center is a really nice place. We really liked Sweeney Todd it followed the movie very well.
Singing got to be a little bit too much.

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9 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 13 2013

The modernization of the play was an interesting approach though I enjoy it a bit more traditional. It wasn't bad. The sailor and daughter weren't as strong of characters as I've been used to which took away some of the enjoyment. Overall it...continued

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5 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 14 2013

A very strong production. Music was incredibly well done - especially from the live orchestra. Modern adaption worked surprisingly well. Fun costumes and set design, though some of the projections went overboard (By the Sea felt like a middle...continued

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4 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 13 2013

The theater was sold out. Seating was good -- general Admission. Parking was free. The actors/singers were excellent. "Sweeney Todd" is a difficult musical to perform. The set, the blocking, the lighting, the live orchestra were wonderful. ...continued

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 15 2013

Great time!!! What a great cast.... I love this musical and the little modern twists they added were great!!!!

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