NEWS: CRAIG REVEL HORWOOD TO STAR AS MISS HANNIGAN IN ANNIE IN GLASGOW

The King’s Theatre has announced that Craig Revel Horwood will play Miss Hannigan in Annie at The King’s next year.

The Strictly judge is no stranger to the stage and has previously played the famous orphanage headmistress in the West and on tour. He’s also played Munkustrap in Cats, Miss Saigon at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane and Harry in Crazy for You at the Prince Edward Theatre as well as choregraphing and directing tours of Sister Act and Strictly Ballroom. He also choreographed the film Paddington 2.

Set in 1930s New York during The Great Depression, Annie is the classic story of a brave young who’s forced to live a life of misery and torment at Miss Hannigan’s orphanage. Determined to find her real parents, her luck changes when she is chosen to spend Christmas at the residence of famous billionaire, Oliver Warbucks. Spiteful Miss Hannigan has other ideas and hatches a plan to spoil Annie’s search…

With its award-winning book and score, this stunning production includes the unforgettable songs It’s the Hard Knock LifeEasy StreetI Don’t Need Anything But You and Tomorrow.

THE KING’S THEATRE, GLASGOW

MONDAY 29 MAY SATURDAY 3 JUNE 2023