Stern Marilla and her warm-hearted brother Matthew intended to adopt a boy to help them with the work around the farm. What the orphanage sends instead is the red-headed, freckled, and sharp-witted Anne "with an e" Shirley. Though her temper and flights of fancy frequently land her in hot water, she
sweeps through the sleepy town of Avonlea like a breath of fresh air, changing the hearts, minds, and lives of everyone she meets.
This beloved and well-known Canadian story will charm young and old audiences alike, and RAPA is delighted to be bringing it to the stage to celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial.