13-15th December 2018
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Adult tickets are £12, Concession tickets (under 16’s and over 65’s) are £10 and a Family Ticket (2 adults & 2 under 16’s) is £40. Evening performances start at 7.30pm (doors open 7pm) and the Saturday matinee performance on the 15th starts at 2pm (doors open 1.30pm).
For our Christmas 2018 show, the Lynden Players are absolutely delighted to be staging Lionel Bart’s musical masterpiece, Oliver! from 13-15th December 2018. The show will be directed by Jeannie Willis, with choreography by Jo Mills, and Musical Direction by Shanna Wells and Ray Haresign.
Oliver! is based on Charles Dickens’ famous novel, Oliver Twist. The show is full of drama and comedy set to Lionel Bart’s famous musical score. Who can’t help but sing along to “Consider Yourself” and “Who Will Buy”?
The cast for Oliver! is as follows:
Oliver: Lois Frewin
Artful Dodger: Zara Walton
Fagin: Dave Smith
Nancy: Shanna Wells
Bet: Katy Roberts
Bill Sykes: Paul Baker
Mr Bumble: David Hornsby
Window Corney: Kim Nicholls
Pauper Assistants: Thalia Gray and Hannah Mitchell
Mr Sowerberry: Miles Doughty
Mrs Sowerberry: Jacqui Pugh
Noah Claypole: TBC
Charlotte: Hannah Mitchell
Charley Bates: Maisy Jones
Mr Brownlow: Keith Fraser
Mrs Bedwin: Mags Durham
Chairman: Liam Jewison
Rose Seller: Jemma-Louise Smith
Strawberry Seller: Jo Bailey
Milkmaid: Abigail Woodward
Long Long Seller: Jo Bailey
Knife Grinder: Liam Jewison
Dr Grimwig: Johnny Lynn
Boy: Leo Bellamy
Old Sally: Brenda Jones
Old Woman: Audrey Oliver
Hussar: Johnny Lynn
Night Watchman: Liam Jewison
Workhouse Boys: Leo Bellamy, Ben Bailey, Grace Lilley, Ava Scurr, Grace Ratcliffe, Maddie Prewer, Mimi Guiness, Kiya Tustain, Andie Jones, Holly Hall, Caitlin Gold, Grace Bellamy, Isla Nurser, Niamh Byrne
Boy Thieves: Alex Bailey, Caitlin Gold, Thalia Gray, Hannah Mitchell, Sophia Filby, Bea Smith
Girl Thieves: Andie Jones, Grace Bellamy, Niamh Byrne,
Additional ensemble parts will be allocated during the course of rehearsals.
Music, Lyrics and Book by Lionel Bart.
Produced for the Broadway stage by David Merrick and Donald Albery.
By arrangement with MusicScope and Stage Musicals limited of New York.