Tag Archives: Sweeney Todd

“Harry Potter” Who Said It: Peter Pettigrew or Beadle Bamford


It's time to test your knowledge of two of Timothy Spall's best characters. How well do you know "Sweeney Todd" and "Harry Potter"? Read More »

Video: Emma Thompson performs songs from “Sweeney Todd”

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Emma Thompson returned this year to the stage in the musical "Sweeney Todd". The musical had a limited run in New York earlier this year but will return to the stage in London next year. You can find out more about Emma's return to the stage here. We posted earlier this year about a special PBS broadcast of the musical - well, the day of the broadcast is finally here! Read More »

Emma Thompson talks return to “Sweeney Todd”

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What did actress Emma Thompson describe as being so "magical" about "Sweeney Todd"? Read more here about her return to the stage! Read More »

Role Call: A countess, three contenders, and a chef walk into a pub…

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As fall approaches, our "Harry Potter" cast are returning to familiar and favorite roles as we take a look at the new season of "Downton Abbey", discuss possible Oscar noms, a return to Monty Python's roots, and a first look at "Medea"! Read More »

Role Call: So Much Talent, So Little Time!

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With the amount of talent in the Harry Potter films, it really never comes as a surprise that there are always new projects to announce each week as part of our Casting News section. This week, however, it gets a little crazy! Take a break from those Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations and check in on your favorite Potter cast to see what they're up to this week! Read More »

“Sweeney Todd” stage production, starring Emma Thompson, to air on PBS

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The recent New York Philharmonic production of "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street", which starred "Harry Potter" actress Emma Thompson, is now set to air on PBS program "Live From Lincoln Center". Check here to see when you can catch it on. Read More »