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109 Star Starred
Morgan-Wixson Theatre
2627 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405
310-828-7519
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3 reviews
3 stars
Sunday free parking at nearby health center.
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105 ratings
4.3 average rating
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25 events
13 reviews
21 stars
attended Mar 09 2012

Very enjoyable production for this 'theatre noir'. Since the cast performed so professionally, credit must go to director Valerie Rachelle. I would love to see the character of Pirelli, marvelously performed by Steven Stanford, lead to a one...continued

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6 reviews
8 stars
attended Mar 11 2012

Sweeney is one of the hardest shows to pull off, and this production did a great job. The leads did a greta job. I give it 4 instead of 5 stars because the theater is has no miss on the performers and too often, even with excellent voices, lines...continued

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2 stars
attended Mar 11 2012

A true gem of a production. John McCool Bowers and AnnaLisa Erickson bring a delightful freshness, yet terrifying new edge to Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett. A Little Priest will have you cheering for days! The rest of the cast is also terrific...continued

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Description

Think you know Sweeney? Think again! Set in the 18th century, this re-envisioned production sets Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s chilling, suspenseful, heart-pounding masterpiece of murderous barber-ism and culinary crime in a whole new light… or, shall we say, dark.

Attend the tale of the unjustly exiled barber who returns to London seeking revenge against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. His thirst for blood soon expands to include his unfortunate customers, and the resourceful proprietress of the pie shop downstairs soon has the people of London lining up in droves with her mysterious new meat pie recipe!