Musical Production Presented by special arrangement with Music Theatre InternationalDirected by Latoya YoungWith 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. It may be a “Hard Knock Life” but Annie will never stop believing in “Tomorrow.” Performances: October 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29, 2017Ticket prices for this youth musical: Adult $15, college student $7, youth $5 CAYT Shows are for actors aged 10 to 18 (5th to 12th grades)Miracle on 34th StreetBased on the Twentieth Century Fox motion pictureDirected by Sybil ToddA Christmas Classic. The holiday season is in full swing when a cultured gentleman with twinkling eyes, an ample belly, and a snowy beard is hired as Macy’s department store Santa. He claims his name is Kris Kringle, and soon fills everyone with Christmas spirit - except for his boss, Doris Walker, who’s raising her daughter Susan to not believe in Santa. But when Kris is declared insane and put on trial, everyone’s faith is put to the test as old and young alike face the age old question: Do you believe in Santa Claus?Performances: December 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 2017
Auditions coming soon:
SylviaDecember 3 @ 7PM & December 4 @ 7PMAnne of Green GablesJanuary 7 @ 3 PM & January 8 @ 6:30 PMWe offer a hearty and heartfelt WELCOME to Clemson Downs Retirement Community, who returns to sponsor our entire season of plays again. We thank them for their support and their interest in preserving the health of this theatre and the spirit of the arts.