OLIVER! IN ARABIC
In 2015 TWP commissioned and produced the world premiere of Oliver! in Arabic, an updated, Arabic version of Oliver! Lionel Bart's great musical inspired by Charles Dickens classic novel. The musical - culmination of a seven month music and drama psycho-social support programme for Syrian refugee and underprivileged Jordanian children - was performed to great acclaim in Amman's Royal Cultural Centre in September 2015, had a 40 strong junior cast of the children from the workshops. It was directed by the Egyptian actor and human rights activist Khaled Abol Naga.