Brattleboro citizens will be fully dressed...with a smile when the Academy School Drama Club presents its production of Annie KIDS beginning on April 14th and 15th. The musical is part of the MTI Broadway Junior Collection. MTI's special collection for musicals for younger performers which includes JR. titles, 60-minute musicals for perfromance by middle school childred, and KIDS titles, 30-minute musicals for performance by elementary school children.
Based on the popular comic strip, “Little Orphan Annie”, Annie KIDS tells of a spunky Depression-era orphan determined to find her parents, who left her years ago on the doorstep of a New York City orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan. In adventure after fun-filled adventure, Annie foils Miss Hnnigan's evil machinations, befriends President Franklin Roosevelt and finds a new family in billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary Grace Farrell and a loveable mutt named Sandy.
The Academy School Drama Club will present Annie KIDS on Thursday, April 14th for an evening perfromance and Friday, April 15th for two in school performances and an evening performance. There is no cost for a ticket, but be sure to get there early to secure your seat!