Sweeney Todd

Poor Thing (Barber and His Wife)

Mrs. Lovett

Sweeney Todd



Basics

Song title
Poor Thing (Barber and His Wife)
Show name
Character name
Gender
Age range
Adult, Mature Adult
Vocal parts
High note
B5
Low note
F#4/Gb4
Styles
Uptempo, Ballad, Belt, Dramatic

Context

Todd has stumbled into Lovett’s pie shop, hoping to not be recognized as the former tenant of

Vocal Notes

This song is one of Lovett’s only demonstrations of a strong vocal line and one of only two ballads

16/32 bar cut suggestions

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Performances

Karaoke