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Sweeney Todd

Sweeney Todd

Musical by Stephen Sondheim

Direction: Matthias Davids
Stage Desigh: Mathias Fischer-Dieskau
Costumes: Susanne Hubrich
Light design: Fabrice Kebour

After many years of exile, the barber Sweeney Todd returns to his home town of London, in order to take bloody revenge on his tormentor, Judge Turpin. When Turpin escapes him, Todd in his rage becomes a mass murderer, slitting his customers’ throats. His accomplice, the pie maker Mrs. Lovett, makes meat pies out of his victims. The multi-award winning "musical thriller" by Stephen Sondheim, first performed in 1978, was made into a film starring Johnny Depp in 2007. (Volksoper Wien)

Advance sales start from the first of each month for performances both for the current month and also the following month (for October performances from September 1st, tickets for September may be purchased from June 1st since July and August are holiday months.
Box Offices:1., Operngasse 2 & Volksoper (9., Währinger Strasse 78) & Burgtheater (1., Universitätsring 2): Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat, Sun & holiday 9 a.m.-noon / Telephone ticket sales for holders of credit cards beginning one day after the start of advance sales: +43 1 513 1 513, Monday to Sunday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. /Tickets for standing room are available only from the evening box office. The box office opens one hour before the performance starts.
Internet ticket sales - see web-addresses below

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Volksoper Wien

Währinger Straße 78
1090 Wien

Current Dates

  • Sat. 31 Jan 2015, 7 p.m.
  • Sat. 07 Feb 2015, 7 p.m.
  • Wed. 11 Feb 2015, 7 p.m.
  • Tue. 17 Feb 2015, 7 p.m.
  • Mon. 23 Feb 2015, 7 p.m.
  • Thu. 26 Feb 2015, 7 p.m.
  • Thu. 28 May 2015
  • Sat. 30 May 2015
  • Sun. 07 Jun 2015
  • Sat. 13 Jun 2015
All dates

June 2015

  • Tue. 16 Jun 2015
  • Thu. 18 Jun 2015
  • Tue. 23 Jun 2015