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I’m quite sure that growing up at some point you were exposed to Annie… right… or was it just our household that the VHS recording of the movie Annie was constantly on replay?

If you were unfortunate not to have watched Annie growing up, then this post is for you and the family!



The classic story of hope and optimism – a young orphan keeps her chin up in the face of adversity, winning hearts as she skips and sings her way through a hard knock life, never giving up hope that she will find her parents.

AnnieJR features everyone’s favourite little redhead in her very first adventure. Little Orphan Annie has come a long way since she first made her pop culture debut as a comic strip in 1924. Since then she has been

AnnieJR+Peoples Theatre+Joburg Theatre

Kaylan Sabbadin as Grace, Luciano Zuppa as Daddy Warbucks and Jessica Peters as Annie

reincarnated into a radio show, films, and even a Broadway hit. Now she makes her way to Joburg’s Peoples Theatre, known for its creative way of making much-loved classics accessible to families across the City of Gold. 

The title role will be played by either Jessica Peters, Gabrielle de Gama, Karla Lotz or Montana Lever. The other character roles will be played by Luciano Zuppa as Daddy Warbucks, Kaylan Sabbadin as Grace, Nonhlanhla Mkhonto as Lily, Thokozani Jiyane in various roles, Alida Senekal as Miss Hannigan and Travis Hornsby as Rooster.

AnnieJR is on at the People’s Theatre in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. Show dates are from 4th June to 5th August 2018 and it’s suitable for all ages!

Tickets cost from R120 and bookings can be made either telephonically on 0861 670 670 or 011 877 6855 or via Webtickets


The People’s Theatre has generously offered 2 sets of 4 tickets valued at R540 per set to give away to two lucky readers!
To enter it’s freaking simple:
  1. Like Two Dads And A Kid on Facebook
  2. Find this giveaway on the Two Dads Facebook page and tag 2 friends who may also want tickets in the comments area
  3. For an extra entry, follow Two Dads And A Kid on Instagram
  4. Find this giveaway post on the Two Dads And A Kid Instagram page and tag 2 friends who may also want a chance to win tickets in the comments area


Ts&Cs :

  • The winner will need to follow all  required steps in order to qualify
  • Competition ends Wednesday 13th June 2018
  • Winner will be selected randomly
  • Winner will be announced on Friday 15th June 2018, the decision is final
  • Prize cannot be sold or redeemed for cash
  • Winner must be willing to share contact details required for prize collection
  • The competition is open to all residents of South Africa – note show is Johannesburg


To refresh your memory …




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  1. Megan

    Ah I LOVED Annie growing up! What a fab competition x

    • Emanuel

      I still have fond memories of that time 🙂


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