Saturday October 20 8pm @ 119 Gallery
Sunday October 21 2pm @ Boott Mills Theater
Oliver Twist  silent, b&w.
Directed by Frank Lloyd, starring Jackie Coogan, James A Marcus and Aggie Herring
Rick Breault – laptop
Joseph Darensbourg – keyboard, strings, percussion
Steve Norton – reeds, celesta, toy piano, percussion
performing a live soundtrack.
Oliver’s mother, a penniless outcast, died giving birth to him. As a young boy Oliver is brought up in a workhouse, later apprenticed to an uncaring undertaker, and eventually is taken in by a gang of thieves who befriend him for their own purposes. All the while, there are secrets from Oliver’s family history waiting to come to light.
Sponsored by Dickens in Lowell a collaboration of UMass Lowell and the Lowell National Historical Park.