Demon Barber comes to Alnwick

A tasty treat of musical theatre is coming to Alnwick Playhouse when talented youngsters bring a classic tale of a murderous barber to the stage.

Alnwick Playhouse Senior Youth Theatre will present Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street from Wednesday, July 9, to Friday, July 11. All performances start at 7.30pm.

The show features music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.

It tells the tale of Sweeney Todd, who teams up with piemaker Mrs Lovett and opens a barbershop in which he slits the throats of customers and has them baked into pies.

Tickets are £8 standard, £7 conc, £6 child/students Visit alnwickplayhouse.co.uk, call 01665 510785 or pop into the box office.