The Society of British Theatre Designers

Staging Places: UK Design for Performance 2015-2019 (Image: Performing Architects)

Chris de Wilde

Sweeney Todd: Johanna sequence

Sweeney Todd: Johanna sequence
  • Production: Sweeney Todd
  • Venue: V√§rmlandsoperan, Karlstad, Sweden
  • Year: 2006
  • Author: book by Hugh Wheeler
  • Directed by: Vernon Mound
  • Choreography by : movement by Anthoula Papadakis
  • Composer : music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
  • Lighting Design by: Fredrik Magnusson
  • Costume Design by: Chris de Wilde
  • Set designed by: Chris de Wilde
  • Photography by: Chris de Wilde
  • Design © Chris de Wilde
  • Image © Chris de Wilde
Sixteen inmates trapped in a Victorian mental institution are compelled to act out the tale of Sweeney Todd. Here the Act 2 Johanna sequence goes through its cycles like a macabre mechanical toy.