GUEST POST: Fostering Together and Annie

Together Forever by Angelina Denver I remember the first time I heard the music from Annie. I was mesmerized! I loved the music and the story. The music was so fun. I could be heard belting out the words to “It’s a Hard Knock Life’ and ‘Tomorrow’ on my Saturday cleaning days with my little

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A Musical Lover’s Dream Trip!

By Jill Big Eagle, Individual Giving Officer At the end of October, some of our donors joined leaders of The 5th Avenue Theatre on a Director’s Trip to New York for the National Alliance of Musical Theatre (NAMT)’s New Works Festival. This annual festival is one of the most anticipated events of the year in

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Students Share in the Magic of Storytelling

New Residencies through The 5th Avenue Theatre By Anya Rudnick, Education Engagement Specialist I am always nervous the night before teaching a new class. Will the students like me? Will they behave? Will the classroom teacher support the work of a teaching artist they have never met? These are the questions that swim around my

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Leapin’ Lizards! It’s Kelli Foster Warder!

Choreographer Kelli Foster Warder comes back to The 5th after choreographing the hit musical Ragtime in 2017 and we could not be more excited to work with her again. We reached out to Kelli to learn more about her experience and her approach to choreographing Annie for The 5th Avenue Theatre. What is your personal experience with Annie? (Were

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Music Director Caryl Fantel on Annie at The 5th

Caryl Fantel returns to The 5th Avenue Theatre as the Music Director of Annie this holiday season! She made her 5th Avenue Theatre debut last season as the Music Director of Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn and we are so thrilled to work with her again! We recently caught up with Caryl and caught a few of

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Meet the Stars of Annie!

We’re proud to introduce the stars of our exciting new production of Annie, created by us for you! FAITH YOUNG (Annie) Making her 5th Avenue Theatre debut as Annie is a dream come true! Regional credits: Annie (Annie), Seattle Musical Theatre/Auburn Avenue; James and the Giant Peach (James), Village Theatre KIDSTAGE; White Christmas (Susan), Beauty

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Introducing the Re-imagined 5th Avenue Theatre Boutique by White Branches

By Tim Gonzalez-Wiler, Director of Guest Services and Sales Our brand promise at The 5th Avenue Theatre is to “hit the high note.” We strive for this in everything we do—from the Broadway-caliber shows you see on our stage to the first-class treatment you receive from our incredible Guest Services team. And as anyone that has

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