October 11, 2013 |

Oliver! Takes The 5th Avenue Stage

Directed by David Armstrong; Choreography by Bob Richard

Based on the Novel Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Lionel Bart

November 29-December 31, 2013

This winter The 5th Avenue Theatre presents a singing and dancing spectacular not to be missed: Lionel Bart's beloved classic, Oliver!, the holiday treat that will have audiences saying "Please sir, I want some more." The iconic musical returns to the celebrated 5th Avenue stage for the first time in 20 years, and will feature stunning costumes, dazzling sets, and a massive local cast of 78 (including 48 youngsters). Based on the classic Charles Dickens novel, Oliver! is filled with memorable tunes including "Who Will Buy?", "I'd Do Anything," and "As Long As He Needs Me." Oliver! features direction by David Armstrong and will star David Pichette as Fagin, Grayson Smith as the Artful Dodger, and Merideth Kaye Clark as Nancy. Oliver Twist will be played by Jeffrey Weber and Jack Fleischmann at alternating performances.

Previews: November 29-December 4, 2013

Opening Night: Thursday, December 5, 2013 (press night)

Closing Performance: Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Performance times vary. Please visit www.5thavenue.org<http://www.5thavenue.org> for details.

The 5th Avenue Theatre (1308 5th Avenue, Seattle)

For single tickets (starting at $29) and information, please visit www.5thavenue.org<http://www.5thavenue.org> or call the Box Office at (206) 625-1900. Tickets may also be purchased at (888) 5TH-4TIX.

Special thanks to The 5th Avenue Theatre 2013/14 season co-sponsors ArtsFund, US Bank, and Safeco Insurance, official airline Delta Air Lines, and media sponsor The Seattle Times. Additional thanks to our production sponsor: the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as our supporting sponsors Peoples Bank and Macy's.

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