Review: A bloody fantastic ‘Sweeney Todd’ at San Jose Stage

The degree of difficulty on Stephen Sondheim’s exquisite masterpiece “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” is sublimely high. The tight harmonies and aggressive, rhyming syncopation that pulses through this viciously brutal, yet heart-filled story of a man and his revenge is so jadedly appealing. Every note has searing purpose, and it is easy …

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