From Fun Home to Waitress, from Next to Normal to Finding Neverland - it's always fun collating the various rumours flying around theatreland. After a very busy...
Oliver! tickets now on sale to 26 Feb 2011
Oliver! tickets now on sale to 26 Feb 2011!
A new booking period for Oliver! - tickets are now on sale to Sat 26 Feb 2011! (Note: Christmas 2009 & 2010 perfs 21 Dec to 2 Jan are not on sale yet!)
Oliver!, opened at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane on 14 Jan 2009, following previews from 12 Dec 2008 to reasonably good notices from the popular press: THE DAILY TELEGRAPH says, "A cracking night of tuneful entertainment." MICHAEL COVENEY for THE INDEPENDENT says, "A masterpiece is restored, but not in its fullest glory." THE TIMES says, "Oliver! remains as good and revivable as anything he [Bart] wrote." THE EVENING STANDARD says, "I felt director Rupert Goold, came up with a traditional, unadventurous Oliver."
It is directed by Rupert Goold & Matthew Bourne, designed by Anthony Ward, lighting by Paule Constable , choreography by Matthew Bourne, sound by Paul Groothuis, Orchestrations by William D Brohn and musical supervision by Martin Koch. Produced by Cameron Mackintosh in association with the Southbrook Group Limited.
The cast includes Winner of BBC reality show 'I’d Do Anything' Jodie Prenger who continues to play 'Nancy' until to 12 Dec 2009. (Note: On Wed & Thurs evening Tamsin Carroll plays 'Nancy'). Rowan Atkinson plays 'Fagin', until 18 July 09, then Omid Djalili takes over the role to 12 Dec 2009.
Songs including Food Glorious Food, Consider Yourself, You've Got to Pick-a-Pocket or Two, I'd Do Anything, Oom Pah Pah, As Long As He Needs Me and many more.