It’s a goose-bump-inducing, gorgeous production that fills the stage and the hearts of everyone who watches it. Times are tough, spirits are low, and the world is in dire need of hope. Enter, stage left: a delightful underdog—a cute, yet mischievously feisty little girl. She takes on the world and, with an equal share of moxie and music, unlocks hearts and changes lives through kindness, love, and spirit.
Book by Thomas Meehan
Music by Charles Strouse
Lyrics by Martin Charnin
Directed by Peter Rothstein
Choreography by Kelli Foster Warder
Music Direction by Victor Zupanc
2 hours with one 15-minute intermission
Best enjoyed by
UnitedHealth Group Stage
Available for children 3 years and younger
Things to Know About the Show
- This musical is based on the comic strip Little Orphan Annie and has won seven Tony Awards®, including Best Musical.
- A major plot point involves two adult characters, Rooster and Miss Hannigan, kidnapping Annie. This may be frightening for very young children.
- Need a refresher on the story? Check out the film versions from 1982 and 2014!
Audience Resource Guide
Articles, conversation starters, and activities for both before and after you see the show!
Plan Your Visit
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A Message from the Artistic Director
Learn more about Annie from Peter C. Brosius, CTC Artistic Director, as he sits down to talk about the show.
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