Annie

Story and photos by Pat Krause
Story and photos by Pat Krause

The Marquee Academy of Performing Arts held a sneak preview of the cast in costume on Sept 28th of the upcoming production of Annie. Talented Coachella Valley youth will be performing their first production on Oct; 17,18,19, 24,25,26 and November 1 & 2 at 7pm at the Marquee Academy of Performing Arts in Palm Springs at 441 South Palm Canyon Drive.

There will be a Dinner Theatre fundraiser on Oct. 19th catered by Casa de Frida for $175 per person with a preview of Songs from the production of Annie. The Marquee is a new non-profit music school that fosters artistic growth of the Valley’s children. There are 28 children in this performance with another 50 children on a waiting list for the next production. 2 girls from Coachella travel by Sun-bus for rehearsals.

The goal of the Academy is provide Music Lessons to children regardless of their family’s financial status. For Information contact director Dena Prestinizi or Dena@marqueearts.org.

 Ryan Segura as Daddy Warbucks, Stephanie Moreira as Grace with Giavanna Faraci as Annie with Sandy the dog
Ryan Segura as Daddy Warbucks, Stephanie Moreira as Grace with Giavanna Faraci as Annie with Sandy the dog

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“Annie”  Cast members

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