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Leawood Stage Company Announces “Annie” Casting
Expires [Monday, May 01, 2017]

CONTACT:April Bishop
Cultural Arts Coordinator
(913) 663-9157

Leawood Stage Company Announces “Annie” Casting

The Leawood Stage Company is proud to announce the casting of Annie. These talented actors include:
Josephine Pellow Annie
Graham Fairleigh Oliver Warbucks
Bridget MacNevin-Pfeiffer Miss Hannigan
Bridget Angles Grace Farrell
Delilah Pellow Molly
Mia Cabrera Kate
Isa Walker Mullarney Tessie
Bridget Walsh July
Ava Hansen Pepper
Maeve Donovan Duffy
Alex Goering Rooster
Rachel Reese Lily St. Regis
Ken Koval Bert Healy
Lauren BridgeStar-to-Be
Chris Pierce FDR
Bill Bergman Harold Ickes (& Ensemble)
Pam Sollars Sophie (& Ensemble)
Joe Hall Bundles McCloskey (& Ensemble)
Michael Young Apple Seller (& Ensemble)
Paul Brennan Drake (& Ensemble)
Tracie Jensen Cecille (& Ensemble)
Debbie Blinn Mrs. Pugh (& Ensemble)
Brad Dawdy Kaltenborn (& Ensemble)
LeAnn Burris Perkins (& Ensemble)
James Azeltine Hull (& Ensemble)
Rod Chapin Henry Morganthau (& Ensemble)

Orphans: Juliana Allen, Emma Davis, Maddie Huwe, Tierney Leathers, Louise Pfeiffer, Elayna Rodriguez, Tess Sollars

Orphan Dancers: Joey Brogden, Grace Piper Fields, Emery Hankins, Emma Lord, Teya Pak, Autumn Quarles, Anisa Reyna

Adult Ensemble: Samantha Davin, Ashley Elliott-Rowe, Sydney Gilman, Kristin Leathers, Lindsay Lovejoy, Halley Carol Sageng

Rehearsals will begin May 30th and will run Sunday through Thursday evenings at the Lodge in Ironwoods Park.

The Leawood Stage Company will present this family classic Broadway musical July 13, 14, 15, 16 & 20, 21, 22 at the Ironwoods Amphitheater in Ironwoods Park.

Leawood Stage Company is thrilled to welcome back Chris McCoy as Director and Choreographer. Chris has directed three successful and popular summer musicals for LSC: The Music Man in 2007 and Guys & Dolls in 2010 and Hello Dolly in 2014. McCoy is Asst. Professor of Theatre at William Jewell College and serves as the Artistic Director of LSC. His directorial style is dedicated to presenting classic American musicals with modern sensibilities.

The beloved classic, Annie is based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray. Annie has become a worldwide phenomenon and winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Little orphan Annie charms everyone's hearts despite her bleak start in 1930s New York City.

Annie is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of the orphanage run by the bitter Miss Hannigan. She finds a new home with billionaire, Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy. Annie, will have a large cast of children and adults and promises to be an enjoyable free night of theatre under the stars.

Additional opportunities for volunteers and orchestra members are available. For more information go to the LSC website at www.leawoodstageco.org or contact April Bishop at the City of Leawood, 913-663-9157, or Email aprilb@leawood.org.




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