Annie San Francisco Tickets
The wildly popular crowd pleaser musical, Annie, is touring again. The latest revival of the musical has created waves in the world of theater earning Tony Award and Drama Desk Award nominations. Premiered at the Broadway’s Alvin Theatre in 1977, the musical scored seven Drama Desk Awards and seven Tony Awards including “Best Musical” and “Best Book of a Musical”. It also earned rave reviews in the press being applauded by the Boston Herald, NY Daily News and The Washington Post. Annie features one of Broadway’s most popular songs “Tomorrow” besides numerous other catchy numbers. The musical continues to appeal to audiences of all ages, attracting thousands of theater goers.
Annie the musical is loosely based on Harold Gray’s renowned comic strip, Little Orphan Annie, from the 1920’s. The idea to turn the strip into a musical was originally taken up by lyricist- director Martin Charnin . He recruited the two-time Tony Award winning composer Charles Strouse and The New Yorker writer Thomas Meehan.
In 1976, the musical premiered at the Goodspeed Opera House and soon after was adapted for the Broadway. Annie’s Broadway production won seven Tony Awards including “Best Musical” and “Best Original Score”.
Annie the musical recounts the adventures of the plucky orphan girl, Annie. Being abandoned at an orphanage as a baby, Annie escapes and sets out to discover her parents. With her lovable, optimistic outlook on life Annie charms her way into people’s hearts and finds a new home and family.
The musical has received glowing reviews in various publications. New York Times has declared it ‘lovable’ and ‘charming’, while Chicago Tribune proclaims it as “one of the best family musicals”. Annie the musical features unforgettable songs like “I Don’t Need Anything But You”, “It’s a Hard-Knock Life” and “Tomorrow”.
This family-friendly musical has warmed hearts for years and its popularity shows no signs of diminishing any time soon. Annie is a feel-good musical that has been performed at sold out venues. People who appreciate good theater might want to get their hands on Annie San Francisco tickets.