Oliver! returns to the stage at the Palace Theatre, Manchester from 25th January 2012. In a fabulous new production, one of the most beloved British musicals ever, Oliver! brings vividly to life Dickens’ timeless characters with its ever-popular story of the boy who asked for more, Lionel Bart’s sensational score includes 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.
Neil Morrissey probably best known as ‘Tony’ in the hugely successful TV series ‘Men Behaving Badly’ stars as Fagin.
Oliver! recently completed a two year run at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London where it opened to rave reviews, sell-out business and the biggest advance sales of all time for a West End show. Last year, Oliver! celebrated its 50th birthday, having premiered in the West End in 1960.