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3630 Star Starred
Old Town Theatre
4040 Twiggs Street San Diego, CA 92110
619-337-1525
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 84 members
Review from Samantha Loveira
19 events 3 reviews

The folks in the Cygnet Theater company have done it again! I have seen three of their productions now (Sweeney, It's a Wonderful Life, and Hedwig) and all of them have been incredible.

First off, the Old Town Theater is a great venue. There...continued

reviewed Mar 24 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from socalaunt
21 events 14 reviews

This is a must see of anyone that loves the theatre. The actors were wonderful especially the lady playing the baker.She did an incredible job with a part that has a lot of dialog as well as having to hold down an accent. I am always ...continued

reviewed Mar 26 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from San Diego Al
20 events 3 reviews

One of the best productions I have ever seen in San Diego. Every actor was top notch and the set and orchestra were outstanding. I have seen Sweeney Todd on Broadway (2 different productions with Patti Lupone) and this was right up there with...continued

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Stephen Sondheim’s chilling, suspenseful, heart-pounding masterpiece of murderous “barber”-ism and culinary crime is a mix of macabre, visceral drama with howlingly funny dark humor. Sweeney Todd, a barber seeking revenge, joins forces with Mrs. Lovett, the proprietress of the pie shop downstairs from his barber shop, and soon the people of 19th century London are lining up for her wonderful and mysterious new meat pies with a grisly secret ingredient. 

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