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03/11/2005 Revival of "Sweeney Todd" opens on Broadway

A version of the John Doyle West End production transferred to Broadway, opening at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre with a new cast, all of whom played their own instruments, as had been done in London. The production ran for 349 performances and 35 previews, and was nominated for 6 Tony Awards, winning 2: Best Direction of a Musical for Doyle and Best Orchestrations for Sarah Travis


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