Join Mill City Summer Opera as we introduce Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Audiences will enjoy watching a Stephen Sondheim classic in the Mill City Museum Ruin Courtyard this summer! Sit and gaze under the stars as you are transported to 19th century London.
After 15 years of unjust imprisonment in a penal colony, the barber Sweeney Todd returns to the gas-lit streets of Victorian London to claim vengeance on those who wronged him. Sondheim’s stunningly inventive score contains intense drama, macabre humor, lyrical purity, and an unforgettable final scene. Don’t miss this thrilling American masterpiece!
Sponsor the Mill City Summer Opera 2016 season. You’re sure to get rave reviews from those attending this summer blockbuster event! In 2016, our production will again feature the finest opera signers as well as the fun that makes summer opera a magical summer evening. Don’t miss out on seeing our 2016 show!
Mill City Summer Opera presents innovative and world-class opera in non-traditional venues. We engage the community and its visitors through financially accessible performances for new and younger audiences, and develop diverse audiences by offering outreach to underserved youth. Mill City Summer Opera was founded with a vision to provide top-quality opera in a casual outdoor setting, reaching both existing and new potential opera lovers.
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3208 West Lake Street | Minneapolis, MN 55416
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704 South 2nd Street | Minneapolis, MN 55401