Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd June 2023
Directed by Alysha Gomes
Choreography by Becky Wrench
Musical Direction by Sam Hedley
Led by Effie Lennon Ballard, Grace Kolasa, Finlay Lewis, Miles Potter, Lara Eyre, Felicity Holman, Daisy Hamilton, Cooper Cunningham
Based on the popular comic strip and adapted from the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, with a beloved book and score by Tony Award-winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, Annie JR.features everyone’s favorite little redhead in her very first adventure.
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. Annie is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of an orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan. Annie eventually foils Miss Hannigan’s evil machinations, finding a new home and family in billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy.
Chatsworth Arts Centre, Westgate, Long Eaton, Derbyshire, NG10 1EF