‘Annie the Musical’ to open in Waterville

“Annie the Musical” will be stage Dec. 1 through 10 at The Waterville Opera House, 93 Main St. in Waterville.

Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Friday Dec. 1, and Dec. 2 and 8 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 3, 9 and 10.

The curtain rises on Annie, a heartwarming young orphan, who desperately wishes to find her parents. Life inside the Municipal Girls Orphanage is hard, but Annie remains positive and looks out for her friends while plotting to escape and find her real parents.

Just like in real life, Annie faces some challenges as she goes on a grand adventure, experiencing some setbacks but making friends along the way- including a billionaire and the President of the United States.

The local cast of community actors performing in Annie the Musical includes: Evelyn LaCroix, Kate Walters, Riveria Moon Hernandez, Emmy Carlson, Tatiana Ames, Katie Boston, Molly Haggerty, Kay Warren,Kristen Thomas, Mike Gilbert, Katie Libold, Chad Boothman, Nate Towne, Paul Herard, Zach Dickey, Greg Wiers, Taylor Kruse, Isaac Tardy, Holly Collins Gannett, Robyn King, Isabelle Grignon and Hannah King

Tickets cost $24 for adults, $22 for students/seniors, and $49 for a family pack in 2nd Balcony.

For more information or to reserve tickets call 873-7000 or visit operahouse.org.