8 p.m. Thu.-Sat.; 2 p.m. Sun.
Tulane Summer Lyric Theatre, Dixon Hall, 865-5269; http://summerlyric.tulane.edu
Tulane Summer Lyric Theatre opens its season with Oliver!, the musical adaptation of the Dickens classic about a young boy who leaves an orphanage for adventures on the streets. Ricky Graham stars as Fagin, the criminal mastermind who mentors Oliver and young waifs in the skills of pickpocketing. Tickets $26-$35.