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Oliver! - 1984 - Broadway

Freely adapted from Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

Nothing is as thrilling on the stage as a well-crafted tale, and Oliver! is just such a show. Based on the Dickens novel, it engages with its pathos and drama, while delighting everyone with the musical numbers "Food, Glorious Food," "I'd Do Anything," "Where is Love?," "Consider Yourself," "As Long As He Needs Me," and "Who Will Buy." Dickens' characters are brought to life-perhaps larger than life-with all their facets glowing in this production.

Schedule

Mark Hellinger Theatre

(New York, NY)
237 West 51st St.
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by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2021
Charlie Kristensen, the 11 year old passionate anti-bullying campaigner and much-loved host of the online chat show Musical Chairs with #CheerUpCharlie, will be joined by an exciting line-up for his fundraising gala #CheerUpCharlie – The Show on Sunday 31 October 2021 at 7.30pm at The Actor’s Church in Covent Garden, London.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2021
Olivier Award winner and Musical Theatre icon Ruthie Henshall (Les Miserables; Miss Saigon; Oliver; Crazy For You; Chicago; Billy Elliot) will lead a reimagining of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s multi-award-winning Passion at the Hope Mill Theatre for a limited run.
by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2021
The new, breakthrough live action series from creators Jack McBrayer (“30 Rock,” “Phineas and Ferb,” “Wreck-It Ralph” franchise) and children’s TV veteran and author, Angela C. Santomero (“Blue’s Clues,” “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood”), aims to ignite kindness by exploring empathy, humor, playfulness and imagination.
by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2021
Selena + Chef is back with more chefs from around the world, more great recipes, more friends and family around the table and more surprises that are taking the joy in learning to cook to the next level. This season also embraces fun (Covid-safe) group recipes for game nights, brunches, birthdays, holidays and more.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2021
The American Ballet Theatre Studio Company glissades into Popejoy Hall on Saturday, November 13 at 7:30pm, bringing a performance bursting with the power and vibrance of youth.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2021
Tony Award Winner Joanna Gleason, Tony Award Nominee Jeremy Jordan and Tony Award Winner Andre De Shields will star in an industry reading of Matthew Lombardo's new backstage comedy WHEN PLAYWRIGHTS KILL to be directed by Noah Himmelstein.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2021
Learn about Hadestown's 2021 casting updates. Lana Gordon will be the alternate Persephone, allowing Amber Gray, who continues her award-winning run at the Walter Kerr Theatre, to spend more time with her young family. Gordon will join the cast the week beginning Monday, October 11 and will perform the role of Persephone twice a week.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 6, 2021
spit&vigor has announced the world premiere of HIT YOUR MARK, DIE BEAUTIFUL, written by Peter Oliver and directed by Sara Fellini (2018 Planet Award Outstanding Direction nominee).
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2021
Get a peek inside rehearsals for BRIEF ENCOUNTER, a new production of Emma Rice’s stage adaptation of NoĂ«l Coward’s epic love story, based on the critically acclaimed 1945 film, that will play at The Watermill from Thursday 14 October – Saturday 13 November, with opening night on Monday 18 October.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 20, 2021
Mercury Theatre today announces full cast for Aladdin, written by Andrew Pollard with direction from the Theatre's Creative Director Ryan McBryde; the team behind the Great British Pantomime award-winning Cinderella.
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 20, 2021
Less Broadway and more jazz, rock, rhythm & blues, Chelsea Table + Stage is brewing up some fun events in their hip new venue.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 20, 2021
Due to high demand for tickets, the world premiere of SAMSKARA at The Yard Theatre today announces a five-day extension of its initial run, with new dates from Monday, 22 November - Friday, 26 November.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2021
The Berkshire Theatre Critics Association has announced the nominees for the 5th Berkshire Theatre Awards, known colloquially as The Berkies.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2021
Announced today, UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK is a celebration of creativity taking place across the UK in 2022, designed to reach millions and bring people together. It features free large-scale events, installations and globally accessible digital experiences in the UK’s most ambitious showcase of creative collaboration. 
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2021
Wiltshire Creative has today been announced as an Associate Partner of Ramps on the Moon, the award-winning Arts Council funded collaborative theatre network.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2021
CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE has announced the Fall 2021 season for its trademark “Badass Brunch.” Presented on alternate Sunday afternoons at 2:00 PM, the venue showcases a variety of exciting and creative ensembles that always pack a punch, from New Orleans brass and rock, to funk, blues, and big band.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021
The show also stars Dan Burton as 'Phil Davis', Matthew Jeans as 'Bob Wallace', Jessica Daley as 'Betty Haynes', Emily Langham as 'Judy Haynes' and Duncan Smith as 'General Waverly'.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021
The Prince of Egypt has released all new production photos, featuring Oliver Lidert, who stars as ‘Jethro’ from tonight (Monday 18 October 2021), and Nardia Ruth who is now playing ‘Nefertari’.  
by Michael Major - Oct 18, 2021
Maggie Gyllenhaal makes her directorial debut with 'The Lost Daughter', from a script she adapted from the novel by Elena Ferrante. Starring Olivia Colman, Dakota Johnson, Ed Harris, Jessie Buckley, & more, watch the trailer now!
by Rachel Weinberg - Oct 17, 2021
Cloran’s production cleverly unites Shakespeare’s text and the Beatles’ music to come together (pun intended) in a lively and original version of AS YOU LIKE IT.
by Team BWW - Oct 16, 2021
Who are some of Broadway's greatest set designers? Which scenic designers have won the most Tony Awards? Read more about some of the greatest behind the scenes employees of Broadway and study up on ten iconic set designers from Broadway history.
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Oct 16, 2021
Alan Strachan and Alistair Whatley’s well-received production of A Splinter Of Ice was streamed online before a national tour. This understated and intriguing look at friendship, loyalty and allegiance now comes to the Jermyn Street Theatre. In 1987, the Cold War is very recent history. Ben Brown’s play imagines the conversation that may have taken place between novelist Graham Greene and his old MI6 boss Kim Philby when Greene visited him in Moscow while attending a peace conference.
by Cheryl Markosky - Oct 15, 2021
It couldn't be more timely that the iconic 70s British TV sitcom, The Good Life - attracting 21 million viewers at its peak in 1977 - now comes to theatres.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2021
The Play That Goes Wrong, the Olivier Award-winning box office hit, today announces that a new-ish cast of some of the world's unluckiest actors will be at the Duchess Theatre from November 2021.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2021
Fault Line Theatre has announced that for one week only they will stream the world premiere production of Alix Sobler’s play Hindsight directed by Founding Artistic Director Aaron Rossini from the Paradise Factory Theater in the East Village.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 15, 2021
In the sequel to Nunsense and Nuncrackers, Dan Goggin's endearing, eccentric nuns sing zesty tunes with a country-and-western twang.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2021
Acclaimed playwright Eric Bogosian (Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll; Talk Radio; Suburbia, etc.) has a new play, and you can see it at Black Box PAC this November!
by Michael Major - Oct 14, 2021
The Wombats have unveiled “Ready For The High', the latest offering from their upcoming album 'Fix Yourself, Not The World'. Watch the new music video now. Plus, check out their upcoming tour dates to see the Wombats live!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 14, 2021
Westport Country Playhouse and WSHU Public Radio Partner for Playhouse Radio Theater's Halloween Play “Spectres and Spirits.” Free-of-charge audio play's broadcast premiere on Saturday, October 30.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 14, 2021
The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh has announced its 2021–'22 season. At 114 years in operation, MCP is the city's most celebrated chorus. Composed of approximately 120 singers, it is led by Robert Page Music Director Matthew Mehaffey.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021
The Bushwick Starr will partner with HERE to present the world premiere of Preparedness, written by Hillary Miller (Gay Pierrot at Dixon Place, The Hovering at Capital Fringe), and directed by Kristjan Thor (BLACKOUT immersive experience throughout the U.S., The Penalty at The Public Theater and Dixon Place). 
by Michael Major - Oct 13, 2021
YouTube Originals has launched the third and final season of the hit comedy series “Liza on Demand,” starring Liza Koshy and former Waitress star Kimiko Glenn. Watch the first full episode for free now!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 13, 2021
Funding from the National Endowment for the Arts will support a second season of the original young adult mystery series Missing from the Museum, created by a partnership of four theatres across the country - Houston's Brave Little Company, Wisconsin's Dare to Dream Theatre, Brooklyn's Off the Page, and Arkansas' Trike Theatre.
by Megan Siemieniak - Oct 12, 2021
What the Constitution Means to Me inspires its audience to examine their relationship with the constitution and its ever-changing application to everyday life. Schreck’s unique experiences as a teen debate participant, and other life experiences, provide context for how the constitution impacts every single person in this country. 
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2021
The National Tour of the 2019 Drama Desk Award winner for Outstanding Musical THE PROM will play at the Connor Palace from November 2 – 21, as part of the KeyBank Broadway Series at Playhouse Square. Tickets for the Cleveland engagement, which kicks off the national tour, are on sale now.
by Michael Major - Oct 12, 2021
Oliver Tree has announced his 'last tour ever', with special guests Sueco and 347aidan. Find out more information on tickets and where you can catch Oliver Tree now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2021
Alex Poots, Artistic Director and CEO, today announced five new commissions by pioneering artists from across the performing arts, visual arts, and pop culture for The Shed’s winter/spring 2022 season.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2021
spit&vigor has announced the world premiere of HIT YOUR MARK, DIE BEAUTIFUL, written by Peter Oliver and directed by Sara Fellini. Performances are Thursdays thru Saturdays at 8PM, Sundays October 10th and 17th at 7PM and Wednesday October 20th at 7PM, October 7th to October 24th at The New Ohio Theatre.
by Michael Major - Oct 12, 2021
Coco has released the music video for 'Anybody's Guess', the final offering ahead of the band’s highly anticipated self-titled debut, to be released October 29. Watch the new music video and see where you can see Coco on tour!
by Michael Major - Oct 12, 2021
AM Higgins (the solo project of musician Annie Toth) has announced her first album, 'Hymning', due November 5, 2021. The record was mixed by Casey Foubert, Sufjan Stevens' long-term collaborator. Plus, watch the music video for 'Anchors' now!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2021
Theatre Royal Stratford East announces new dates for After the End, Dennis Kelly's chilling play directed by Lyndsey Turner. The rescheduled production will run from Friday 25 February to Saturday 26 March 2022. Peter McKintosh will join the creative team as Designer, Oliver Fenwick as Lighting Designer and Tingying Dong as Sound Designer.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2021
The biggest stars from London’s West End are celebrating the festive season in WEST END MUSICAL CHRISTMAS live at the Lyric Theatre on Monday 20th December!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021
Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical, The Rocky Horror Show, is coming to a big screen near you later this month. This special Halloween performance will be broadcast live from the Sadler’s Wells Peacock Theatre in London’s West End on Thursday 28 October to over 500 hundred cinemas across the UK and Europe.
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 11, 2021
CHICKEN & BISCUITS, the new comedy written by Douglas Lyons and directed by Zhailon Levingston, made its Broadway debut just last night, October 10, at the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 West 50th Street.) The limited engagement runs through Sunday, January 2, 2022.
by TV Scoop - Oct 11, 2021
Get all the scoop on 9-1-1, airing on FOX on Monday, October 18, 2021!
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 11, 2021
CHICKEN & BISCUITS, the new comedy written by Douglas Lyons and directed by Zhailon Levingston, made its Broadway debut just last night, October 10, at the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 West 50th Street.) The limited engagement runs through Sunday, January 2, 2022. We have photos from inside the big night!
by Michael Major - Oct 11, 2021
The film follows follows commercial pilot Brodie Torrance (Butler) who successfully lands his storm-damaged aircraft in hostile territory. He and the passengers are threatened to be taken hostage by militant pirates. Brodie must rise to the occasion and keep his passengers safe long enough for authorities to arrive.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021
The Franklin Performing Arts Company will present Disney & Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins. The production, choreographed by and starring Broadway’s Clay Rice-Thomson, will run October 15-17 and 22-24 at THE BLACK BOX.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 10, 2021
CHICKEN & BISCUITS officially opens on October 10, at the Circle in the Square Theatre. Meet the cast here and learn more about who is starring in this new play!
by Review Roundups - Oct 10, 2021
CHICKEN & BISCUITS, the new comedy written by Douglas Lyons and directed by Zhailon Levingston, makes its Broadway premiere and we have all of the reviews from Broadway's critics. The limited engagement runs through Sunday, January 2, 2022.