Frank "Fraver" Verlizzo (Communications Design, Alumnus)

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, (1979), poster art
Courtesy of Frank Verlizzo

Fraver based his poster design for the original Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim’s Tony award-winning musical thriller on an antique woodcut. About the preliminary illustration, Sondheim said only, “Add more blood.”