Oliver! cast mark death of composer

Scenes from Oliver! rehearsals

Scenes from Oliver! rehearsals - Credit: Archant

The 16th anniversary of the death of Lionel Bart earlier this month has found a local society getting ready to put on his greatest work, Oliver!

St Albans Operatic Society is bringing Fagin, his gang of thieves and other familiar characters to the Alban Arena at the end of this month.

It can be seen from April 28 until May 2 and tickets can be obtained from the box office on 01727 844488, or go to www.alban-arena.co.uk/events/oliver