27 September – 2 October 1976, Civic Theatre Chelmsford
This classic novel by Charles Dickens hits the Civic Theatre stage full of love, laughter and drama. Follow Oliver Twist as he makes his way from workhouse to funeral undertakers and finally to London. Here he meets the Artful Dodger, Fagin and his gang and the beautiful Nancy. Being taught the tricks of the pickpocket trade brings him face to face with the evil Bill Sykes. With classic songs of “ As Long As He Needs Me”, “Consider Yourself” and “You’ve Got To Pick A Pocket” and the timeless tale of life in Victorian London you won’t want to miss out.