Sweeney Todd Wows Sell Out Crowds!

Audiences were amazed and enthralled by the MLWGS Drama Club’s recent production of Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street on March 15, 16 & 17. 

Andrew Morton as Sweeney and
Elizabeth Ballou as the Beggar Woman

Adrian Chiodo and Eliza Scheibe,
 as the young lovers planning their romantic escape

News of the outstanding performance spread beyond the MLWGS community to bring in a sell-out crowd Friday night and a packed auditorium Thursday and Saturday nights, competing with VCU's March Madness basketball and a local Elton John concert!

Stunning performances under the skillful direction of Matt Polson and Anthony Smith from the entire ensemble and orchestra had audiences raving long afterwards.
Annie Hulcher as Mrs. Lovett
comforting Sweeney

Andrew Morton('13) starred as Sweeney Todd, Annie Hulcher('12) as Mrs. Lovett, Elizabeth Ballou('12) as the beggar woman, newcomer, Jacob Wilson('12) as Tobias, Adrian Chiodo('12) as Anthony, Eliza Scheibe('12) as Johanna, Daniel Burruss('12) as Judge Turpin and Ryan Oppenheim('14) as Beadle, this show will be remembered for many years!  

Congratulations to the entire MLWGS cast, orchestra, and directors of Sweeney Todd!