Yadavindra Public School, S A S Nagar, Mohali staged ‘Oliver-A Musical’ on September 18, 2014 at Tagore Theatre. The play was enacted by 75 students, complemented by a melodious Choir.
The play revolves around, Oliver, whose life takes him from a life of starvation at an Orphanage, to one of humiliation at the Undertakers. Desperate, Oliver runs away to London, where he meets the Artful Dodger, who introduces him to Fagin and his gang of thieves. As the play unfolded, the audience found themselves captivated by the twists and turns young Oliver’s life took.
The music, composed and orchestrated by Mrs. Sumali Devgan brought the show alive. The ‘Oom-pa-pah’ song received huge applause, as did the other songs. The dances were choreographed by Akshay Sharma. Noteworthy performances were seen by Sitanshu Kaloti who played the role of Oliver and Siddharth Kabir Singh who assayed Fagin. The play was an In-house production, directed by Ms. Anjali Arora.