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Annie

Date: April 28, 2017,
Venue: Mary Jane Teall Theater Century II Performing Arts Center - 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita
Sponsor: Music Theatre for Young People

The Event:

Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, Annie has become a worldwide phenomenon and was the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, features some of the greatest musical theatre hits ever written, including "Tomorrow."

With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone's hearts despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s New York City. She is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of a New York City Orphanage that is run by the cruel, embittered Miss Hannigan. With the help of the other girls in the Orphanage, Annie escapes to the wondrous world of NYC. In adventure after fun-filled adventure, Annie foils Miss Hannigan's evil machinations... and even befriends President Franklin Delano Roosevelt! She finds a new home and family in billionaire, Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy.

Performances April 28-30 at Mary Jane Teall Theatre inside Century II Performing Arts Center. Tickets available through Wichita TIX: 316-303-8100. More information available at mtypks.org.

http://www.mtypks.org/
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