"Oliver!" opens May 30
SPRING VALLEY--The Spring Valley Stagehands' Theater Company is preparing for this spring's musical, "Oliver!"
Written by Lionel Bart in 1960, it is based on the novel "Oliver Twist" by Charles Dickens and tells the tale of an orphan boy who escapes his cruel keepers, only to find himself in a den of thieves overseen by the comically villainous Fagin. Along the way to a happy ending, you will meet many colorful characters played by friends and neighbors.