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Salem Christian’s “Anne of Green Gables: The Musical” cast includes Alyssa Vella (Anne Shirley), center, and, in double-casting, from left, Rileigh Hoffner (Marilla Cuthbert), Gage Slack (Matthew Cuthbert), Zachary Landis (Matthew Cuthbert) and Melanie Vizcaino (Marilla Cuthbert). Copyright - © Ed Courrier Salem Christian’s “Anne of Green Gables: The Musical” cast includes Alyssa Vella (Anne Shirley), center, and, in double-casting, from left, Rileigh Hoffner (Marilla Cuthbert), Gage Slack (Matthew Cuthbert), Zachary Landis (Matthew Cuthbert) and Melanie Vizcaino (Marilla Cuthbert). Copyright - © Ed Courrier

SALEM CHRISTIAN: ‘Anne of Green Gables’

Friday, March 27, 2020 by The Press in Focus

A self-reliant orphan travels to her new home in “Anne of Green Gables: The Musical,” 7 p.m. April 2, 3, 4 and 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. April 4, auditorium, Salem Christian School, 8031 Salem Bible Church Road, Macungie.

The show, with music by Norman Campbell, lyrics by Don Harron, Norman Campbell, Elaine Campbell and Mavor Moore, and book by Don Harron, is based on Lucy Maud Montgomery’s novel, “Anne of Green Gables.”

Director Yana Reinhard is assisted by co-director Pam Stevenson and music director Jane Rivera.

The musical ran Off-Broadway in 1971.

Musical numbers include “You Never Know What’s Around the Bend,” “A Pretty Kettle of Fish,” “I Can Stay” and “Making Up for Lost Time.”

Ticket information: https://salem.booktix.com, 610-966-5823 ext. 2