Academy Award-winning musical ‘Oliver!’ to be screened this weekend
As part of the DFI-UK Cinema Showcase, the highly popular musical ‘Oliver!’ will be screened on August 29-30 at the Museum of Islamic Art Auditorium.
‘Oliver!’, the musical adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic tale, had bagged six Academy Awards in 1969 including Best Director for Sir Carol Reed. Set in 19th century London, Oliver! is the story of an orphan boy named Oliver Twist, and the adventures he seeks after escaping the orphanage. The film’s highlights are its animated choreography and top-notch performances.
29 August (Thursday) at 7pm
30 August (Friday) at 4pm and 7pm.
Tickets are priced at QR35. Students get a special discounted rate of QR 25 upon producing a valid student ID. (There is a maximum of two discounted tickets per person. Discounts are only available at ticket outlet locations.)
Where to buy tickets:
You can either buy tickets online from the DFI website, or the Museum of Islamic Art DFI Ticket Outlet which is just across from the MIA Auditorium. Below are the timings:
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday: 10:30am – 5:30pm
Thursday and Saturday: 12:00pm – 8:00pm
Friday: 2:00pm – 8:00pm
Closed: Tuesday, August 27
For more information on tickets, click here.