Annie at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

My family and I are so excited to see Annie at Segerstrom Center for the Arts next month. The new U.S. national tour of Annie is coming to Orange County beginning May 13th and runs through May 24, 2015. This physical incarnation of the iconic Tony Award®-winning show, is being directed for the 19th time by the show’s original lyricist and director Martin Charnin. It will feature a 25-member company.

Full Casting Announced for ANNIE at Segerstrom Center

Cast of Annie

In the title role of Annie is Issie Swickle, a nine-year-old actress from Davie, Florida making her tour debut. Gilgamesh Taggett stars as Oliver Warbucks. In the role of Miss Hannigan is Lynn Andrews. Also starring in the tour are Ashley Edler as Grace, Garrett Deagon as Rooster, Lucy Werner as Lily St. Regis and Jeffrey B. Duncan as Franklin D. Roosevelt. Sunny, a four-year-old rescue terrier mix, stars as Sandy.


Annie the Musical at Segerstrom Center in Costa Mesa


Segerstrom Center for the Arts – Segerstrom Hall
May 13-24, 2015

Tuesday – Friday at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday at 1 and 6:30 p.m.
There will be an additional matinee (1 p.m.) performance on Thursday, May 14.

The 2 p.m. performance on Saturday, May 23, 2015 will include audio description, open captioning and sign-language interpretation.

Family Day

Thursday, May 14 1:00 and 7:30pm

Kids can see the show for FREE. Receive one free kids ticket with the purchase of one full-priced adult ticket. Use promo code: FAMILY.

Running Time
The performance is approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes long, with an intermission half way through.

Oliver Warbucks and Annie in I Don't Need Anything But You

Pre-Show Activities

Ticketholders are encouraged to attend 90 minutes prior to each performance as there will be pre-show activities.

Guests are asked to use #SCFTA on social media sites.

Segerstrom Center present ANNIE in Orange County

Ticket Information

Start at $29
In person – The Box Office
Open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily
Online –
Phone – (714) 556-2787
Open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily
TTY number – (714) 556-2746
Group Sales – (714) 755-0236

Leatherby's Cafe Rouge in Costa Mesa, California

Annie Menu at Leatherby’s Cafe Rouge

Make it a whole night out by stopping by Leatherby’s Cafe Rouge beforehand and trying out their special Broadway-themed menu. For more information, please visit:
Price: $45 per person for 3 courses // $64 inclusive of menu and wine pairings

First course
It’s the Hard-Knock Life // Pea-Kaffir lime soup, fried artichokes, green onions

Main Course
N.Y.C. // Bacon wrapped East Coast monkfish, apple-celery purée, tomato-onion tart, beurre rouge

Tomorrow // Apple-chocolate chip cookie cobbler, vanilla ice cream

Segerstrom Center for the Arts is located at 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA. For more information, visit


photo credit // Joan Marcus

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1 comment on Annie at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

  1. Rosey
    April 18, 2015 at 7:51 am (3 years ago)

    How fun for the little girl from Florida. I’m sure that was a fun debut to make!


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