A new play written by acclaimed playwright and director Simon Downing in a new production from the team that brought you
the popular “Old Herbaceous” earlier this year
Who was Fagin? Was he the Fagin in Dickens’ Oliver Twist? Was he the Fagin in Oliver! the musical? Was he based on a real-life character?
Join Fagin as he reviews his situation during his final night in prison before being hanged. As madness envelops him he struggles with the consequences of his past and is ‘visited’ by some old acquaintances.
Find out who Fagin really was and how he ended up as one of the best known, yet unknown, of Dickens’ characters.