Apr 15, 2023
To quote Shannon, "Murder! Murder! Murder!"
Yes, we're carrying on with this year's Sondheim theme of murder ballads, and we're carrying on with Sweeney Todd. This episode, we discuss the sort of duet, but not really, "My Friends."
All clips are from the 2002 production of Sweeney Todd in Concert featuring George...
Apr 1, 2023
It's Sondheim time again -- the most wonderful time of the year here at SMSTS. This year, Shannon got her pick of themes, and she chose Sondheim's murder ballads. So, y'know, buckle up.
We're starting off with the opening of 1979's Sweeney Todd:
The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
appropriately named "Prelude/The Ballad of...