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Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State

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  • Annie, the Tony Award-winning Production An illustration featuring the title character and her dog, Sandy, from the original comic strip Little Orphan Annie accompanies the Broadway hit's logo.
  • Seven child actors, with Annie in the center, sing a musical number while on their hands and knees scrubbing the floor.
  • Three actors dressed in 1920s-era clothing kick their right feet to the left during a choreographed song-and-dance number.
  • An actress portraying Annie smiles and holds both hands of an older actress while a staff of housekeepers and butlers with their arms outstretched surround them.
  • An actress portraying Annie smiles and sits cross-legged while she puts her right arm around Sandy the dog.

ANNIE

7:30 pm Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Leapin’ lizards! The world’s best-loved musical returns. Directed by original lyricist and director Martin Charnin and choreographed by Liza Gennaro, this production of ANNIE is a brand-new incarnation of the iconic original. Featuring book and score by Tony Award winners Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse, and Charnin, ANNIE includes such unforgettable songs as “It’s a Hard Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” “I Don’t Need Anything But You,” and the eternal anthem of optimism, “Tomorrow.”

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39

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Artistic Viewpoints

6:30 pm Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Eisenhower Auditorium

Artistic Viewpoints, an informal moderated discussion featuring a visiting artist or artists, is offered in Eisenhower one hour before the performance and is free for ticket holders. Artistic Viewpoints regularly fills to capacity, so seating is available on a first-arrival basis.

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