Students in grades 4 through 8 at Dayspring Christian Academy will host stage performances of “Annie” on Friday, April 4, and Saturday, April 5, at the adjacent South Attleboro Assembly of God Church located on Route 1A.
According to Director Emily Gallo the April 4 performance will start at 7 p.m., and the April 5 production at 2 p.m. An admission fee of $7 per person will be charged to those in attendance.
In addition, DCA’s Parent Advisory Council will sponsor a chicken dinner at the school April 4 from 5 to 6:30 p.m., consisting of chicken, pasta, rolls, salad, beverages and desserts. Tickets for the dinner and play combination are $10 per person, with a special price of $35 for a family of four people.
Tickets for either performance can be purchased at the door. Tickets for the April 4 dinner must be pre-ordered by April 3.
Based on the popular comic strip Little Orphan Annie, created by Harold Gray, “Annie” portrays the escapades of a lively orphan girl in New York City in the 1930s. At DCA, the musical will be staged in several acts replete with designs, props and lighting.
Heading the DCA Abigail Phillips (as Annie), Caleb Vargas (Oliver “Daddy” Warbucks), Gabby Granata (Miss Hannigan), Lissette Westerlind (Molly), Ariana Hetu (Katie), Orli Juarez (Tessie), Juliana Phillips (Pepper), Claudia Agustin (July) and Faith Boirard (Duffy).
All questions concerning the play and chicken dinner should be directed to the school at 508-761-5552. Further information is also available by accessing the school’s Web site at www.dayspringag.org.