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Drayton: The musical “Annie” is now on stage at the Drayton Festival Theatre

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Leapin lizards! Annie, Sandy, and a gaggle of adorable orphans have taken over Drayton! Don't miss the world's favourite family musical on stage at the Drayton Festival Theatrefrom now through June 30 only.

Inspired by the famous 1920’s comic strip Little Orphan Annie, the Broadway musical Annieis a rags-to-riches story about a determined young girl’s journey from a New York City orphanage to the luxurious home of billionaire businessman Oliver Warbucks. Boasting one of Broadway’s most unforgettable scores, including songs like “Hard-Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” “N.Y.C.,” and the ever-optimistic tune “Tomorrow,” you can bet your bottom dollar this show will put a smile on your face.

Book by Thomas Meehan 
Music by Charles Strouse 
Lyrics by Martin Charnin 
Original Broadway Production Directed by Martin Charnin 
Based on "Little Orphan Annie"® by permission of Tribune Content Agency, LLC

Recommended for ages 5 and up

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Photo: Charlie and Riley DeLuca. © 2019 Hilary Gauld Camilleri.