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Annie Comes To Storyhouse Next Week

nita Dobson will star as Miss Hannigan, joined by Alex Bourne as Oliver Warbucks, Richard Meek as Rooster, Jenny Gayner as Lily, and Carolyn Maitland as Grace Farrell.

It’s less than one week until family favourite Annie the musical arrives in Chester to entertain audiences.

Set in 1930s New York during The Great Depression, brave young Annie is forced to live a life of misery and torment at Miss Hannigan’s orphanage. Determined to find her real parents, her luck changes when she is chosen to spend Christmas at the residence of famous billionaire, Oliver Warbucks. Spiteful Miss Hannigan has other ideas and hatches a plan to spoil Annie’s search.

With its award-winning book and score, this stunning new production includes the unforgettable songs It’s The Hard Knock Life, Easy Street, I Don’t Need Anything But You, and Tomorrow.

As Angie Watts in EastEnders, Anita Dobson created one of the most popular characters in television winning numerous awards. Her West End theatre credits include Madame Morrible in Wicked; Mama Morton in Chicago; Mrs Meers in Thoroughly Modern Millie; Chris in Calendar Girls; Joan Crawford in Bette and Joan; and Nancy in Frozen at the National Theatre, for which she was nominated for an Olivier, Evening Standard and London Critics Award. Her film credits include London Road.

Annie has music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and a book by Thomas Meehan. The musical is directed by Nikolai Foster, with set and costume design by Colin Richmond, choreography by Nick Winston, lighting by Ben Cracknell, and sound design by Richard Brooker. Annie is produced by Michael Harrison and David Ian.

Tickets are on sale now and range in price from £20.50 to £60 (each ticket is subject to a £1.50 booking fee).

Storyhouse has a dynamic pricing policy on the majority of shows, ensuring the earlier you book your tickets, guarantees the best seats at the lowest price.

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LISTING INFORMATION

ANNIE

Monday 25 March 2019 – Saturday 30 March 2019

 

STORYHOUSE

Hunter Street, Chester, CH1 2AR

Monday 25 March 2019 at 7.30pm

Tuesday 26 March 2019 at 7.30pm

Wednesday 27 March 2019 at 2.30pm

Wednesday 27 March 2019 at 7.30pm

Thursday 28 March 2019 at 7.30pm

Friday 29 March 2019 at 7.30pm

Saturday 30 March 2019 at 2.30pm

Saturday 30 March 2019 at 7.30pm

Tickets: £20.50 – £60 (each ticket is subject to a £1.50 booking fee)

Dynamic Pricing: Book early to guarantee cheapest and best seats

HOW TO BOOK

Online:            Visit www.storyhouse.com

By Phone:       Call 01244 409 113

In person:       Visit the Ticket Kiosks at Storyhouse, Hunter Street, Chester, CH1 2AR