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MCT’s ‘Annie’ opens Saturday

Little orphan Annie (Sophie Thomason) with her dog Sandy star in MCT production of “Annie.” Photo by Janos Schell Little orphan Annie (Sophie Thomason) with her dog Sandy star in MCT production of “Annie.” Photo by Janos Schell The final comic strip was published in June but fans of Little Orphan Annie can get a dose of the plucky redhead as Milam Community Theater stages the popular musical “Annie.”

The show opens Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Cameron ISD Performing Arts Center and features a cast drawn from all over Milam County. Nearly 40 actors will be on stage supported by a 12- piece orchestra and a crew of 20. Tickets are $15 each, $12 for students, and will be available at the door.

MCT will stage additional performances on Sunday Aug. 1 at 2 p.m., Saturday Aug. 7 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 8 at 2 p.m. See www.MilamCommunityTheater. com for more information.

The cast features Sophie Thomason as Annie, Rob Reed as Warbucks, Tia Rae Stone as Hannigan, Elisabeth Thomason as Grace Ferrell and Richard Stone as Drake.

Michael Fox directs the show and Jonathon Deal and Carter Whitmire are stage managers.


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