Sally Phillips, Patricia Hodge and Sarah Hadland were just some of the stars supporting Miranda Hart and cast at the opening of Annie The Musical.
The classic musical stars comedian and actress Miranda Hart as over-bearing harridan Miss Hannigan, alongside Alex Bourne as Daddy Warbucks, Holly Dale Spencer as Grace Farrell, Jonny Fines as Rooster and Djalenga Scott as Lily.
Guests at the highly anticipated opening included: Christopher Biggins, Edith Bowman, Don Black, Alexandra Burke, Tom Ellis, Helen George, Nigel Harman, Dr Christian Jesson, Gary Kemp, Oti Mabuse, Dominique Moore, Bill Nighy, Graham Norton, John Partridge, Mary Portas, Dame Esther Rantzen, David Walliams and Paul Zerdin.
Directed by Nikolai Foster, the show is produced by Michael Harrison and David Ian.
The West End production is designed by Colin Richmond, with choreography by Nick Winston, lighting by Ben Cracknell, sound design by Richard Brooker and orchestration and musical direction by George Dyer.
ANNIE – The Musical runs until 6 January 2018 at the Piccadilly Theatre. Miranda Hart is in the production until 17 September 2017.