Trinity Rep continues the celebration of their 50th season with the husband and wife team of former artistic director and Academy-award nominated film, stage and TV actor Richard Jenkins with his wife Sharon Jenkins at the helm for Lionel Bart’s “Oliver!”
The show runs through March 30 and tickets are on sale now at the Trinity Rep box office, 201 Washington St.; by phone at 351-4242; and online at www.trinityrep.com.
The nine-member children’s cast features Warwick sisters Emma Senerchia, 11, and Eva Senerchia, 10, alongside Cranston resident Benjamin Thornton, 12; Cumberland resident Tara Sullivan, 11; East Greenwich resident Alexander LeBlanc, 11; Providence residents Phineas Peters, 10, and Samia Nash, 10; Tiverton resident Lily McMahon; and Massachusetts resident Noah Parets, 14.
Critics can’t get enough1 of “Oliver!,” praising the children’s ensemble as “incredibly talented, nailing each song and intricate dance number with precision and color … the casting here was flawless” (Casey Nilsson, Rhode Island Monthly).
“Oliver!” is made possible with support from the National Endowment for the Arts and supporting sponsor The Washington Trust Company. Now playing in the Chace Theater and continues through March 30. Trinity Rep’s 50th Anniversary season is sponsored by NBC 10, with supporting sponsors Cox Media, Rhode Island Monthly and RISCA.