It will be followed for the holidays by the ever-popular family favorite Annie -- the story of Little Orphan Annie
and her new home with the uber-rich Daddy Warbucks.
Annie became a hit Broadway musical after being based upon the popular Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie
. The music was written by Charles Strouse, the lyrics came from Martin Charnin and the book was written by Thomas Meehan.
Annie, a Broadway musical based upon the Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie
, tells the story of the titular character's escapades in the Municipal Girls Orphanage - and beyond.
The youngsters were on stage for just over an hour with P6 pupil Caity Carlyle taking the main role of little orphan Annie
The show - based on the 1920s comic strip Little Orphan Annie
- tells the story of the titular youngster who is forced to live a life of misery at Miss Hannigan's orphanage.
This story of little orphan Annie
set amid the depression of 1930s New York is one of the best known and most popular musicals around.
DON'T BRIAN Ten-year-old Helen Thorne, of Plassey Street, Penarth, starts rehearsals on St David's Day and opens in the production about the cartoon character Little Orphan Annie
at Victoria Palace, London, three weeks later.
Lea, who played little orphan Annie
as a 9-year-old in 1980, got to revisit the musical, in a Hollywood Bowl production recently, where she played Grace Farrell, Daddy Warbucks' assistant.
LITTLE ORPHAN ANNIE
Date: Tuesday 20 March 20187:30pm Wednesday 21 March 20187:30pm Location: Strule Arts Centre PS: Full price: PS6:00, Concession: PS4:00 Sacred Heart Primary School, Tattyreagh proudly presents their production of Little Orphan Annie
THEATRE Annie - The Musical LHK Youth Theatre perform the musical based on the comic strip, Little Orphan Annie
. It play is set in 1930s New York during the Great Depression and tells the story of a young orphan in search of a family.
Characters have blank eyes reminiscent of Little Orphan Annie
; most pages are colored in monochrome, with different hues used to indicate different locations or time periods; and there are several elaborate, hand-drawn maps.
Meehan was responsible for adapting the comic strip 'Little Orphan Annie
' and transforming it into a hit Broadway play, which ran for over 2,300 performances and has been adapted into several feature films.