FREMONT - Fremont Community Theatre is to present "Annie" at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Set in New York during the Great Depression of the 1930s, the musical is based on the "Little Orphan Annie" comic strip.
Favorite musical selections from the show include "Maybe," "Tomorrow," "Hard Knock Life," "NYC" and "Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile." Annie's pet, Sandy, is portrayed by a real canine, Nallie Cantrel.
Director Mitchell Antesky has double-cast all the children in the production. In the lead role of Annie are Phoebe Jackson and Lottie Arnold. Scott Berry portrays Daddy Warbucks, Hilary Frater is Miss Hanigan, Stephanie Book is Grace Farrell, Ben Archer is Rooster and Kendra Keegan is Lily.
PHOTO BY MARYANN KROMER
Annie and Sandy take shelter in a “Hooverville” camp in this scene from “Annie” at Fremont Community Theatre.
Additional shows are May 10-12 and 17-19 at Fremont Community Theatre, 1551 Dickinson St., Fremont.
To reserve tickets, call (419) 332-0695. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students and