CLYMER - Cast and Company's musical production of the Broadway hit "Annie" can be seen at Clymer Central School on May 10-11 and May 17-18. The production is set to begin at 7 p.m. each night. Tickets are available now at several vendors including: Neckers Company General Store, Clymer Library, Rowdy Rooster Restaurant, J. Edwards Insurance and French Creek Store. Tickets will also be available at the door.
"Annie" is is a three-time Tony Award-winning production with popular songs such as "Hard Knock Life" and "Tomorrow." The Broadway production was based off of the comic strip Little Orphan Annie by Harold Gray. In Cast and Co.'s production they made sure to pick an Annie that was up to the challenge. Emma Woods will be staring in her first production with Cast and Co. as Annie, the spunky orphan that warms the heart of billionaire Oliver Warbucks, played by actor Scott Aikens.
"Even though this is her first production she gets what's going on. She really fell into the part," said director Debby Schurman. Annie will be Schurman's seventh production as director with Cast and Co..
Cast and Co. has been part of the community for more than 20 years.
"The best part has been doing this (show) with my friends," said Woods.