Audition Info

Sweeney Todd Equity Principal Call

Seeking strong actors and singers of all genders, ethnicities, ages and types to play the roles of Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett in our upcoming production of Sweeney Todd: the Demon Barber of Fleet Street.

Audition Location:
AEA NYC Office | Studio B
165 W. 46th Street
New York, NY 10036

Audition Date: 
September 19, 2016

Audition Times:
LUNCH from 1:30pm-2:30pm

Please bring ONE copy of Headshot/Resume.
Please prepare a brief song of a legit musical theatre song in the style of the show. Actors are encouraged to sing from the show.

Character Breakdown/Description:
SWEENEY TODD: Male Identified (30’s-40’s) Strong Baritone
Upon his return voyage to London, Sweeney is hell bent on avenging the wrong doings done to both himself and his family.  He returns to his previous profession, a barber, but this time with horrific intentions.

MRS. LOVETT: Female Identified (30’s-40’s) Belter with a Strong Mix
Owner of a dilapidated pie shop and madly in love with Sweeney.  She aids Sweeney in his plans while never revealing a deadly secret.

All other roles have been CAST.

Production Information:

Paramount Theatre, 23 East Galena Boulevard, Aurora IL 60506

  • First Rehearsal: January 9, 2017
  • First Public Performance: February 8, 2017
  • Closing Performance: March 19, 2017

Production Team

  • Trent Stork, Casting Director
  • Jim Corti, Director
  • Tom Vendafreddo, Music Director

For questions, please email