Full casting for Annie, which arrives at the Piccadilly Theatre from the 23rd May, has been confirmed.
Joining the previously announced Miranda Hart, casting for Nikolai Foster’s production will include: Alex Bourne as Daddy Warbucks, Holly Dale Spencer as Grace Farrell, Jonny Fines as Rooster, Djalenga Scott as Lily, Keisha Atwell, Sophie Ayers, Bobby Delaney, Nic Gibney, Patrick Harper, Ben Harrold, George Ioannides, Megan Louch, Benjamin Mundy, Ben Oliver, Heather Scott-Martin, Anne Smith, Kate Somerset How, Katie Warsop and Russell Wilcox.
Meanwhile, the title role of Annie will be shared by Madeleine Haynes, Lola Moxom, and Ruby Stokes who will be joined by three teams of young performers who will play the girls in Miss Hannigan’s orphanage.
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. Her luck changes when she is chosen to spend Christmas at the residence of famous billionaire, Oliver Warbucks. Meanwhile, spiteful Miss Hannigan has other ideas and hatches a plan to spoil Annie’s search for her true family…
The musical features a book by Thomas Meehan, music by Charles Strouse and lyrics by Martin Charnin. Set and costume design is by Colin Richmond, choreography by Nick Winston, lighting by Ben Cracknell, sound design by Richard Brooker.