The tale of the Little Mermaid – Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved narrative, turned Disney film, is a story about a mermaid who dreams of the world above the sea and risks everything to find love.
Align Entertainment is presenting a live theatre version of the story, and they’re going all out, with lavish costumes, sets and even a full orchestra. Written by the Academy, Grammy, and Tony Award winning duo of Alan Menken (music) and Howard Ashman (lyrics). The stage production features all your favourite songs including: Part of Your World, Under the Sea, Poor Unfortunate Souls, and Kiss the Girl.
The Little Mermaid stars Elyse Maloway as Ariel, Damon Calderwood as King Triton, Colton Fyfe (Prince Eric), Erin Matchette (Ursula), Julio Fuentes (Sebastian) and Chris Adams (Scuttle). Directed by Chad Matchette, musical director Brent Hughes,choreography by Melissa Turpin, conductor Brent Hughes, and produced by Patti Volk. The Little Mermaid follows Align Entertainment’s smash hit productions of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Catch the Little Mermaid at The Michael J. Fox Theatre starting today until February 18.
Thursdays – Saturdays at 8 pm.
Matinees on Saturdays / Sundays at 2 pm
Adults. $39. Students/Seniors/Children $27.
Thrifty Thursdays all tickets $25. Available at www.vtixonline.com
Family Day Matinee February 13th at 2 pm. Pre matinee activities 12 – 1:45pm
All tickets $15, with proceeds to Michael J Fox Theatre Scholarship Fund