Oliver! (1970)


Philharmonic Society of Selangor in association with Dunhill presents Oliver!

Persatuan Filharmonik Selangor bersama Dunhill mempersembahkan Oliver!


  • Playwright:Music, Lyrics and Book by Lionel Bart, based on Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
  • Original Local Script:No
  • Company Name:Philharmonic Society of Selangor
  • Date:12 – 19 December, 1970
  • Total Showing:8
  • Venue:KL Town Hall/Panggung Bandaraya
  • Language:English
  • Director:Charles Potter
  • Musical Director:Marion Seymour
  • Lighting Designer:Wilf Archer
  • Set Designer:Guy Edema
  • Costume Designer:Kathleen Seale
  • Additional Designer:Hats designed by Mavis Edema
  • Property Master:Maureen Sidhu
  • Make-up Artist:Molly Hutson
  • Stage Crew:David Arden, Raja Bakar, Susan Chin, Suzanne Pearce, Chew Tong Kim, Noel Benjamin, Jacqueline Quan, Wong Kin Mun, Gerald Spittel, Helen Spittel, Nik Malek Abidin, Ken Fareed, Albert Tan, Ranjit Singh, Cliff Jakes, Brian Hull, Teh Ming King, John Seymour, Amerik Sidhu, and Allen Kronenburg
  • Principal Cast:

    Jane Ariffin as Oliver
    John Yeal as Fagin
    Susan Yeal as Nancy
    John Preston as Mr Brownlow
    Guy Edema as Bill Sikes
    Barny Cottam as Mr Bumble
    John Tubby as Artful Dodger

  • Ensemble:

    Ethel Cotton, Lee Ann LeTourneau, Lim Beng Choon, Marion Lawrence, Gerald Spittel, Suzanne Pearce, Andrew Pang, Mavis Edema, Grace Law, Patty Vining, Carolyn Bishop, Tina Pillai, Laurie Bishop, and Wong Kim Mun

  • Producer:Signe Syme
  • Publicist:Biddie Lawson Press Liaison: Susan Yeal
  • Additional Notes:

    Repetiteur/Coach: Shirley Goering
    Production Secretary: Evelynne Daley

  • Other Information:

    The Philharmonic Society of Selangor was founded in 1958. This production of Oliver! was staged in conjunction with the centenary of Charles Dickens’ death (1812-1870). The programme book contains photos and bios of the cast, writings about Dickens, and some information about the company.