Musical Virgins

Anna considers shows to take a musical virgin to.

The first musical I ever saw was Oliver! It was directed by my grandmother and starred my best friend's mum as Nancy and my uncle as her murderous husband Bill Sykes. To break Bill’s fall when he gets shot dead on the rooftops, a scaffold covered in mattresses hid behind the raised set and my favourite memory of the show is jumping off the set during rehearsals (aged only 4) on to these mattresses and thinking, 'Oliver is fun!' 

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