Young People's Theatre to Present ANNIE, 11/11-12/19
Young People's Theatre proudly presents Louise Pitre as Miss Hannigan and Sterling Jarvis as Oliver Warbucks in its fall production ofAnnie (TYA), along with Jenny Weisz in the title role. Directed by Allen MacInnis, the iconic musical will be presented on the Mainstage from November 11 to December 19, opening on Thursday, November 14.
One of the world's favourite comic strip characters takes centre stage in this beloved musical - winner of 9 Tony Awards! After escaping the orphanage, Annie sets off in search of her parents. In a series of adventures, the spunky, optimistic redhead dodges the evil machinations of orphanage matron Miss Hannigan, befriends President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and encounters a billionaire looking to improve his image. Some of Broadway's most popular show tunes, including Tomorrow, It's the Hard Knock Life and Easy Street are featured in this Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA) version of the renowned musical.
Starring Jess Abramovitch, Mary Antonini, Richard Binsley, Jessie Cox, Ramona Gilmour-Darling, Natalia Gracious, Sterling Jarvis, W. Joseph Matheson, Dale R. Miller, Nicole Norsworthy, Natasha O'Brien, Louise Pitre, Shawna Van Omme and Jenny Weisz.
Directed by Allen MacInnis; Musical Director: Diane Leah; Choreographer: Nicola Pantin; Set & Props Designer: Teresa Pryzbylski; Costume Designer: Melanie McNeill; Lighting Designer: Michael Walton; Sound Designer: Michael Laird; Stage Manager: Kristin McCollum.
Photo by Cylla von Tiedemann