This review aired on KBAQ November 29, 2010
SPUNKY “ANNIE” AT BROADWAY PALM FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre
A spunky “Annie” production greets holiday theatergoers at Mesa’s Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre. While there’s nothing remarkable about the production or cast, the fast-paced staging of the overly coy tale about the comic strip orphan will please those looking for festive holiday entertainment. There’s even a sure fire holiday number, “New Deal for Christmas,” that brings the season to life.
Before proceeding with this “Annie” review, though, a disclaimer is in order. This critic finds “Annie” sickenly saccharine. The zesty spirit that gets …