Little Mermaid Swims into Rockdale

Little Mermaid Swims into Rockdale

Rockdale Musical Society will present Disney’s The Little Mermaid with a book by Doug Wright, music by Alan Menken, and lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater. The show will run from September 7th through September16th, 2018 at Rockdale Town Hall.

Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid is a love story for the ages.

With music by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, and a  book by Doug Wright, this fishy fable features songs including "Under the Sea", "Kiss the Gir," and "Part of Your World".

Ariel, played by Nicole Butler, King Triton's youngest daughter, wishes to pursue the human Prince Eric, played by Matthew Harter, in the world above and bargains with the evil sea witch, Ursula, portrayed by Ellie Phillips, to trade her tail for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends Flounder the fish, played by Bille-Rose Brotherson, Scuttle the seagull, played by Tim Wotherspoon, and Sebastian the crab, played by James Musumeci, to restore order under the sea.

Cathy Boyle directs this Disney classic with a cast of over 40 people. She is supported by Musical Director Kane Wheatley and Choreographer Ste Casimiro.

Tickets are now on sale from www.rockdalemusicalsociety.com

 

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