Olive Twist


9-12 year old who was born an orphan, he is innocent through the toughest times.

His mother is Agnes Fleming and his father is Edwin Leeford.

Fagin (The Jew)


The ugly evil thief leader who takes Oliver as pickpocketer an but ends but getting hung.

Monks: helps him give Oliver a bad rep.

Nancy: taught her how to pickpocket when she was young

Sikes: he is his “business associate.”



A young prostitute who turns righteous and reveals Monks plot and gets murdered by her boyfriend, Sikes.

Fagin: her former master as a pickpocketer

Sikes: Her lover and murderer



Olivers evil half-brother who schemes how he can inherit his inheritance.

His mother is Mrs. Leeford and his father is Edwin Leeford.

Fagin: plots w/ him of how they can give Oliver a bad reputation.

Mr. Bronlow


An intelligent gentleman who is the natural leader in helping Oliver

Bedwin: his sort of maid

Mrs. Bedwin


A kind old woman who takes care of Oliver when he is ill.

Mr. Bronlow: her employer

Bill Sikes


A wicked, villainous man who is ready to do about anything that is wicked

Fagin: his “business associate.”

Nancy: his lover and his victim.

Bullseye: his dog who takes much abuse.

Mr. Bumble


The prideful, fat beetle who becomes unhappily married with Ms. Corney.

Corney: his wife

Agnes Fleming


Oliver’s mother who died after delivering him.

Fleming: her father

Mr. Fleming


Agnes’s father and Oliver’s grandfather

Agnes: his daughter

Oliver: his grandson

Mrs Corney


A widow who owns the workhouse and marries Mr. Bumble

Mr Bumble: her husband

Mr. Sowerberry


The undertaker for the paupers, he is fairly nice to Oliver.

Mrs. Leeford


She destroyed Mr. Leeford’s will which gave Oliver some property.

Her son is Monks and her husband is Mr. Leeford

Bull’s eye


Bill Sikes’s dog who is horribly mistreated

Sikes: his master

Edwin Leeford


A good man who is forced to marry Mrs. Leeford

He is both Monks and Olivers’s Father, but had Oliver with Agnes and Monks with Mrs. Leeford