BY BETH MCMILLEN –
The excitement of the 50-member cast for the musical “Oliver!” has spread to the entire community as tickets go on sale at Arvest Bank. All seats for the musical are by reserve only. To pick your seat OLT encourages you to reserve soon. The price of adult admission is $12.00, while student and seniors admission is $8.00.
Season ticket holders will need to take their season ticket to Arvest Bank to choose the day and seat number they wish and pick up their new “Oliver!” ticket. Tickets not sold by noon on the day of the play will be returned to The Ouachita Little Theatre and will be available for sale 45 minutes before the show. On Friday, tickets for the weekend will be returned to the theatre for sale.
This great British musical “Oliver!” is based on Charles Dickens’ novel “Oliver Twist!” written in 1838; music and lyrics were composed by Lionel Bart. “Oliver!” has entertained the world for over 50 years and has become one of the most loved shows worldwide. The meeting for the play takes place in the mid-19th century in London, England.
The show, directed by Rudi Timmerman, is sure to please the entire family. Judy Kropp will serve as Music Director and Gini Burt as choreographer.
“Oliver!” opens April 15th and runs for two weekends; April 15-17 and April 22-24. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2:30 p.m. For more information go to the OLT website at: http//www.ouachitalittletheatre.org.