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Stars of the musical Annie, that starts at Birmingham's New Alexandra Theatre this week have been giving tips on how to work with animals on stage.
It's after Danny, the record breaking dog who has appeared in 1400 stage shows has come out of retirement to work with the girls in the new show.
16-year-old Georgia Millie Price from Stafford is one of two girls taking the lead role of Annie. Georgia's been given her co-star Katie some tips about working with dogs like Danny.
A dog that has performed in 1400 stage shows of "Annie" is heading back to the theatre to appear in a production at the New Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham.
Danny the dog's owner, Rita Mansell, told us why he's going to be treading the boards again after retiring in 2011.
A record-breaking dog is coming out of retirement to take a starring role in the musicial Annie at Birmingham New Alexandra Theatre.
Danny is in the Guinness Book of Records for the most performances done by a dog in a theatrical show. He has appeared in 1400 performances of "Annie" all over the world.
In 2011, Danny retired from professional performances but has decided to return to amateur productions and will take on the role of Sandy at the New Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham from August 21st.