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The Justice Theater Project’s Immensely Entertaining Multicultural Production of Oliver! Features an Impressive Cast and Crew

The Justice Theater Project’s mission is to connect audiences with theatrical productions that promote social awareness in order to educate, inspire, and entertain. JTP’s current production of Oliver!, the final show of their 2017-18 season, is a fitting one to end their seasonal theme of “Equity and Identity” on a high note. JTP’s Oliver! is… Read More ›

NCT’s “Oliver!” Really Earns Its Exclamation Point

The North Carolina Theatre‘s invigorating home-grown Broadway-style production of “Oliver!” really earns its exclamation point, with charismatic characterizations by a stellar cast led by Kevin Gray as Fagin and buoyant instrument accompaniment by musical director Edward G. Robinson and the NCT orchestra.

The Artful Dodger (Nicholas Kraft) befriends Oliver Twist (Sam Poon) (Curtis Brown Photography)

Sam Poon and Kevin Gray Star as Oliver Twist and London Child-Crime Boss Fagin in “Oliver!” at NCT

The North Carolina Theatre will present “Oliver!,” the 1960 West End and 1963 Broadway hit musical with music, lyrics, and book by Lionel Bart (1930-99), on July 17-22 in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium. This rollicking stage adaptation of the 1838 novel “Oliver Twist” by Charles Dickens (1812-70) premiered on June 30, 1960 in London, where it ran for 2,618 performances.


North Carolina Theatre, the region’s premier producer of professional Broadway musicals, is thrilled to partner with local nonprofits during the run of Oliver!, running July 17th through the 22nd in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts.