BWW Interviews: Annie Funke Makes Waves With IF THERE IS I HAVEN'T FOUND IT YET
More seriously is what she hopes audiences will walk away with. “I hope that people are challenged in a way they wouldn’t be in a musical. They may think a little more about issues of importance, like global warming,” she said. “I think the main theme is about change – do we want to change if we’re in a family who neglects their children?
“I’ve had girls come up to me after the play and thank me so much for portraying this character,” she said. “One girl said it made her think she was not alone. A gift of a script like this is an honor, and I’m so happy to be part of it.”