EVERYONE is welcome.
The Ensemble of Sweeney Todd is treated like a “Greek Chorus” and is given a tremendous amount of material to sing, most of it requiring a facility with complex music and strong legit voices. Ensemble members should also be adept at portraying the denizens of lower-class and upper-class London society, including:
Citizens, ghosts, party guests, lunatics, bald man, man with “hair like Shelley” and so on. .
+ two stage staff dressed as Citizens for moving scenic pieces around.
Here are some ideas: