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‘Annie’ bows this week at the Smith

The Geneva Theatre Guild Youth Theatre’s production of Annie Jr., will be presented at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 26 and Thursday the 27th at The Smith Opera House in downtown Geneva.

The cast features Sierra Braden as Annie, Jeremy Hairfield as Oliver Warbucks, Heather Davis as Grace Farrell, Kiley Conklin as Miss Hannigan and Hillary Rich as Lily St. Regis.

The orphans will be portrayed by Allison Chapin as Molly, Kylie Beniamino as Pepper, Emily Stella as Duffy, Geena Ravashiere as Kate, Shelby Bradley as Tessie and Meghan Doorty as July. Other orphans include Nicole Abraham, Mindallia Bizardi, Zoe Bradley, Creighton Camera, Sara Duchesne, Carmella Gentile-Rondon, Cara Gopen, Leah Harris, Joselyn Johnson, Ara McCorkle, Katharine McCorkle, Jamie Newland and Tiana Russ.

The cast also includes Ronnie Colon as Drake, Kayla Boyd as Cecille, Hannah Schoonover as Mrs. Greer, Erinne Carney as Annette, Kelsey Knitter as Mrs. Pugh, Danny Hastings as Bundles McCloskey, David Principio as Bert Healy, Chaileb Crâpo as the dog catcher, Lauren Wilsey as the apple seller, Caitlin Rogers as the star-to-be, and Alex Cragg as the usherette. Several other singers, dancers and townspeople round out the cast.

Pam Rapoza will direct this production, with musical direction by Dewey Fleszar. Advance tickets are available in Geneva at the Smith Opera House box office or by visiting http://www.gtglive.org; they will also be available at the door.

For details, visit the Web site above, call (585) 737-9501 or e-mail youth@gtglive.org.