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Anne the Musical

Anne of Green Gables the Musical Guinness World Record holder

First staged at the Confederation Centre of the Arts in Charlottetown in 1965 as part of the inaugural Charlottetown Festival, Anne of Green Gables-The Musical™ now holds a Guinness World Record as the longest running annual musical. About 3.3-million people worldwide have seen the musical – in Charlottetown and other Canadian cities, as well as New York, London (England) and Japan. In Charlottetown alone, over 2.1-million people have seen the show (from 1965 to 2015). Since 1965, 17 Canadian actors have performed the lead role of Anne Shirley. Anne of Green Gables-The Musical™ was written and composed by Don Harron and Norman Campbell respectively, with lyrics by Elaine Campbell and Mavor Moore. Learn more about Anne of Green Gables-The MusicalTM

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