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Sun Feb 9 2020

Vandyke Upper School Theatre, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3DY Sat 7th March 2020 - Sun 8th March 2020 Leighton Buzzard Mini, Children's and Youth Section groups present "Oliver!" Over 60 performers in each performance 3 performances Consider yourself at home with Lionel Bart's classic musical based on Charles Dickens' novel, Oliver Twist. The streets of Victorian England come to life as Oliver, a malnourished orphan in a workhouse, becomes the neglected apprentice of an undertaker. Oliver escapes to London and finds acceptance amongst a group of petty thieves and pickpockets led by the elderly Fagin. When Oliver is captured for a theft that he did not commit, the benevolent victim, Mr. Brownlow takes him in. Fearing the safety of his hideout, Fagin employs the sinister Bill Sikes and the sympathetic Nancy to kidnap him back, threatening Oliver’s chances of discovering the true love of a family. Oliver! is a musical theatre masterpiece, perfectly showcasing the talents of a large ensemble cast as they bring these classic characters and score to life. Fully costumed and choreographed TICKETLINK https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/leightonbuzzardchildrenstheatre/e-ozrjep