Oliver! Reviews

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October 23, 2004
This isn't a watered-down lollypop. It's got bite and malice along with the, romance and humor.
October 23, 2004
Handsome, moving version of famed musical
July 1, 2004
March 16, 2004
Memorable, and responsible for inspiring a cottage industry of ragamuffin musicals a la Newsies.
January 11, 2004
Eye-filling and lively, but it was better on the stage
August 22, 2003
July 20, 2003
April 27, 2003
A great family musical, spirited and youthful, with moments of true sadness, tragedy and joy -- full of rosy cheeked dirty-faced angelic-voiced boys with plenty of mischief inside them.
February 5, 2003
As big-budget adaptations Broadway shows go, this is one of the best.
July 25, 2002
January 1, 2000
Lionel Bart's tunes are highly hummable, and the huge production numbers feature lots of fabulous choreography.
January 1, 2000
An exciting experience for young viewers, and is substantial enough for those who want some tension along with the fluffy songs.
January 1, 2000
It may be stylised and in some ways out of date, but the charm of Oliver will delight you over and over again.
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