Music Department to Present Sweeney Todd

Published on: April 09, 2012

The Lone Star College-Tomball Music Department will present the contemporary classic “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” for three performances in the Performing Arts Center, April 27 and 28 at 7:30 p.m., and April 29 at 2:30 p.m. 

With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, this Tony Award winning musical tells the story of Benjamin Barker, alias Sweeney Todd. A victim of injustice, Barker decides to take revenge by murdering his unassuming customers and then having them backed into pies.

Tickets for the show can be purchased in advance at the LSC-Tomball bursar’s office or by calling 281.357.3754. Tickets will also be available at the box office prior to each performance. Admission is $15 for the general public, $12 for senior citizens and Lone Star College System employees, and $5 for students with a valid ID.

To learn more about “Sweeney Todd” and other upcoming performances in the Performing Arts Center, call 281-357-3798.

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With 75,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, and the fastest-growing community college system in Texas. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.