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Martin Beck Theatre, (8/02/1965 - 9/25/1965)
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Opening Date: Aug 02, 1965    
Closing Date: Sep 25, 1965 Total Performances: 64

Category: Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: 1850. North England and London.
This production is a return engagement of Oliver! (1/06/1963 - 11/14/1964)

Production Staff [See More]
Martin Beck General Manager: Louis A. Lotito
Produced by David Merrick and Donald Albery
Book by Lionel Bart; Music by Lionel Bart; Lyrics by Lionel Bart; Freely adapted from "Oliver Twist" by Charles Dickens; Music orchestrated by Eric Rogers; Musical Director: Robert McNamee
Directed by Peter Coe
Scenic Design by Sean Kenny; Costume Design by Sean Kenny; Lighting Design by John Wyckham
General Manager: Jack Schlissel; Manager: Irving L. Cone
Technical Supervisor: Ian Albery; Production Stage Manager: Ben D. Kranz; Production Supervisor: Samuel Liff; Stage Manager: Geoffrey Johnson
Music Contractor: Morris Stonzek
General Press Representative: Lee Solters and Harvey B. Sabinson; Press Representative: Jay Russell; Casting: Michael Shurtleff and Alan Shayne; Dance Captain: Moose Peting; Dog Handler: Linda Fisher; Technical Supervisor: Ian Albery
Robin RamsayFagin
Maura K. WedgeNancy
Joey BaioThe Artful Dodger
Alan CrofootMr. Bumble
the Beadle
Fred MillerDr. Grimwig
John Miranda
Broadway debut
Mr. Sowerberry
the Undertaker
Bram NossenMr. Brownlow
Sherill PriceOld Sally
a pauper
Mrs. Sowerberry
wife of Mr. Sowerberry
Danny SewellBill Sikes
Dawna ShoveMrs. Corney
the Matron
Victor StilesOliver Twist
Tommy BattreallWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Walter BlocherLondoner
Ted BloecherLondoner
Billy BrandonNoah Claypool
apprentice of the Sowerberrys
Reese BurnsLondoner
Dominic ChianeseLondoner
Sally CookeLondoner
Marise CounsellLondoner
Georgia DellLondoner
Ronnie K. DouglasWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Paul DwyerWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Anthony EndonWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Eugene EndonWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Harry GoldWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Walter HookLondoner
Lesley HuntLondoner
Lee KoenigWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Greg LangeWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Bart LarsenWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Michael McCormickLondoner
Richard MillerLondoner
Christopher MonthWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Jackie PerkuhnWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Moose PetingLondoner
Dodi ProteroMrs. Bedwin
Terry RobinsonLondoner
Sonny RoccoWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Ricky RosenthalWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Virginia SandifurLondoner
Brett SmileyWorkhouse Boy / Fagin's Gang
Donnie SmileyBet
Lynda SturnerCharlotte Sowerberry
daughter of the Sowerberry's
Gretchen Van AkenLondoner
Richard WulfLondoner
Understudies: Walter Blocher (Dr. Grimwig), Dominic Chianese (Mr. Sowerberry), Marise Counsell (Mrs. Sowerberry, Old Sally), Georgia Dell (Mrs. Bedwin, Mrs. Corney), Ronnie K. Douglas (Oliver Twist), Eugene Endon (The Artful Dodger), Harry Gold (The Artful Dodger), Walter Hook (Mr. Brownlow), Lesley Hunt (Bet, Charlotte Sowerberry), John M. Kimbro (Dr. Grimwig), Michael McCormick (Noah Claypool), Fred Miller (Mr. Bumble), Richard Miller (Fagin), Brett Smiley (Oliver Twist), Gretchen Van Aken (Nancy) and Richard Wulf (Bill Sikes)
music by Lionel Bart; lyrics by Lionel Bart
ACT 1 Sung By
Food, Glorious FoodBoys
Oliver!Mr. Bumble (the Beadle), Mrs. Corney (the Matron), Oliver Twist and Boys
I Shall ScreamMrs. Corney (the Matron) and Mr. Bumble (the Beadle)
Boy For SaleMr. Bumble (the Beadle)
That's Your FuneralMr. Sowerberry (the Undertaker), Mr. Bumble (the Beadle) and Mrs. Sowerberry (wife of Mr. Sowerberry)
Where Is Love?Oliver Twist
Consider YourselfThe Artful Dodger, Oliver Twist and Crowd
You've Got To Pick A Pocket Or TwoFagin, Oliver Twist and Boys
It's A Fine LifeNancy and Bet
I'd Do AnythingThe Artful Dodger, Nancy, Oliver Twist, Bet and Fagin
Be Back SoonFagin, The Artful Dodger, Oliver Twist and Boys
ACT 2 Sung By
Oom- Pah-PahNancy and Company
My NameBill Sikes
As Long As He Needs Me Nancy
Where Is Love? (Reprise) Mrs. Bedwin
Who Will Buy?Oliver Twist and Chorus
It's A Fine Life (Reprise) Bill Sikes, Nancy, Fagin and Boys
Reviewing The SituationFagin
Oliver! (Reprise) Mr. Bumble (the Beadle) and Mrs. Corney (the Matron)
As Long As He Needs Me (Reprise) Nancy
Reviewing The Situation (Reprise) Fagin
Food, Glorious Food (Reprise) Boys
Consider Yourself (Reprise) Boys
I'd Do Anything (Reprise) Entire Company