January 24, 2017 - February 19, 2017
There’s No Business Like Show Business.
Annie Get Your Gun is based on the real-life story of sharpshooter Annie Oakley, set to the brilliant score from Irving Berlin, Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show arrives in Cincinnati, Ohio and the show’s womanizing star, Frank Butler, challenges anyone willing to go against him to a shooting match. The Town’s feisty country girl, Annie Oakley accepts his challenge and proves to be the perfect shot. Recruited into the Wild West show, she quickly falls for its star, but will he be able to accept her rising stardom? For over 70 years, this Broadway classic has made audiences rediscover their love of the Broadway Musical.
Annie Oakley, who starred in Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show… performed multiple times right here at the Fulton!
Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin
Book by Herbert Fields and Dorothy Fields
Audiences were dazzled as the Fulton was transformed into a big top for the travelling Wild West Show