One Act, Book Musical, Rated G
KIDS Collection Version
Leapin' Lizards! The popular comic strip heroine Little Orphan Annie
takes center stage in ANNIE KIDS, an
adaptation of one of the world's best-loved and most-performed musicals.
With pluck and positivity, Annie charms everyone
she meets despite a next-to-nothing start in the Depression-era New York
City of the 1930s. She is determined to find her parents, who abandoned
her years ago on the doorstep of an orphanage run by the cruel,
embittered Miss Hannigan. When billionaire Oliver Warbucks
decides to invite an orphan to his mansion for Christmas, Annie gets her
chance to experience NYC anew, outside the confines of the orphanage.
Despite Miss Hannigan's evil machinations, Annie befriends President
Franklin Delano Roosevelt and finds a new home alongside Warbucks, his
personal secretary Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named
With plenty of parts to go around, including
featured roles as well as ensemble parts for orphans, servants, and
tourists, the cast size of ANNIE KIDS is
flexible. Its bright, tuneful score is easy to sing and filled with
familiar numbers like “It’s the Hard Knock Life” and
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The musical Grand Hotel began life as "At The Grand" produced on the West Coast in 1958. With some new songs, a new book and a new name, it took Broadway by storm in 1989, running for 1,018 performances.