Masquerade Announces Star-Studded Cast for Oliver!

Masquerade Malta has brought together an extraordinary cast of performers for a new production of Lionel Bart’s Oliver! at the Mediterranean Conference Centre this April – with a 10% discount on selected tickets when booking opens on 29 January!

With an award-winning score featuring songs such as Food Glorious Food, Consider Yourself, I’d Do Anything, Who Will Buy?, Where is Love? and Oom-Pah-Pah – as well as multiple Tony Awards and an Academy Award-winning film adaptation – there are few who haven’t heard the music and story of one of the greatest musicals of all time, Oliver!.

Based upon the novel Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens, Oliver! tells the story of a young orphan whose search for love draws him into Victorian London’s seedy underworld, where he meets a whole host of unforgettable characters. 

In the star-studded new Masquerade production, Dorothy Bezzina plays Nancy, Thomas Camilleri plays Fagin, Mikhail Basmadjian is Bill Sikes, Cliff Zammit Stevens is Mr Bumble, Kateriana Fenech is Widow Corney, Paul Portelli is Mr Sowerberry and Katherine Brown plays Mrs Sowerberry. Joining them to tell the timeless tale is a large ensemble, including dozens of young performers in various roles such as the Artful Dodger and Oliver himself.

Supporting the stellar cast is a highly experienced creative team, with director anthony bezzina, musical director Kris Spiteri, choreographer Valerie Burke, set designer Romualdo Moretti and costume designer Simona Mamo.

What’s more, when booking opens on Monday 29 January, most tickets include a 10% discount through an unmissable early bird offer – available for a limited time only, from

“We are thrilled to be welcoming such a brilliant cast for our next musical production of Oliver! says Masquerade artistic director, anthony bezzina. “Each cast member already has a truly awe-inspiring performance resume, and together they’ll create a show just as fantastic, as heartwarming and as unforgettable as this captivating family musical.”

Lionel Bart’s Oliver! plays at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta, from 5-14 April, with matinee and evening performances available. Booking opens on 29 January at The early bird offer reduces the full ticket price by 10% on most tickets, for a limited time only. Lionel Bart’s Oliver! is a Masquerade Malta Production licensed by Music Theatre International. For more information, visit


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