Theatre of Dare Presents 'Oliver!'
Theatre of Dare will premiere their production of Oliver! this month in Manteo.
The musical by Lionel Bart is based on the novel Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens and follows the life of the orphan Oliver from his miserable existence in a workhouse to his work in an undertakers shop to his escape to London where he meets the Artful Dodger and Fagin.
Soon he learns to pick pockets as a means to survive. Along the way he meets a colorful collection of characters drawn from Dickens’ own experience and imagination.
Oliver’s story and others are told through outstanding musical numbers that are sure to delight the audience including, “Food, Glorious Food”, “I’d Do Anything”, “Where is Love?”, “Who Will Buy”, “As Long As He Needs Me”, and “Consider Yourself”.
The cast includes over 40 local children and adults.
The Theatre of Dare will present the Tony award winning musical Oliver! over two weekends beginning on Friday, February 28 and ending on Sunday, March 9.
All the performances of Oliver! will be held at COA Roanoke Island Campus in Manteo with show times at 7:30pm on Friday and Saturday and a 2pm matinee on Sunday.
Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for students and are available now at Gray’s Department Store in Kitty Hawk or you may reserve yours online here.