Disney's The Little Mermaid Jr. coming to Hartland March 15 and 16 - Tickets on sale now!
The Hartland Players’ ENCORE YOUTH
THEATER is proud to present:
Information at a glance:
What: Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr. – The Musical
Who: The Hartland Players’ Encore Youth Theater
Where: Performing Arts Center of the Hartland Educational Support Service Center.
When: March 15 at 7:30 pm and March 16 at 2:30 pm
Tickets may be purchased at the main branch of the Cromaine Library, on our website (below), and at the door a half hour before show time (based on availability).
The ticket price is $6.
About the Show
In a magical kingdom fathoms below, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above.
But first, she'll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch Ursula, and convince Prince Eric that she’s the girl with the enchanting voice. Adapted from Disney’s 2008 Broadway production, Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr. promises to be a spectacular adventure for all ages.
This story will be brought to life by our talented cast:
Cate Addor, Haley Ball, Scott Bell, Allie Darish, Becca Darish, Mattison Digue, Liam Dunny, Chloe Duvall, Jaclyn Ellis, Chiara Finelli, Sam Fritz, Kaylie Gallaher, Mollie Kiser, Jenna Koch, Jackie Kochan, Lidia Koivuniemi, Lauren Kreeger, Mackenzie Marshall, Kennedy Martin, Miya Mattuccii, Joshua McElyea, Emma McPherson, Kelli Neal, Loviisa Pasternak, Asher Pedley, Isaac Pedley, Katie
Peterson, Morgan Peterson, Noah Race, Maggie Ruby, McKenna Sabon, Julia Sanow, Alanna Schiavone, Gavin Schultz, Trevor Schultz, Zoe Shettler, Saylor Spees, Madelynn Stuenkel, Katie Swims, Marlena Szczechowicz, Nicco Valente, and Kelsey West.
The production team includes: Skip Shultz, Director; Mary Jo Bell, Musical Director; Amy Shettler, Assistant Director; Bill Kreeger, Producer; Joey Tripoli, Choreographer.
Be sure to catch one of our performances as we are putting together an exceptional show!
Cast members will be available for pictures after the show.
Children are encouraged to dress as their favorite enchanted character.
Special group performances are planned for March 11, 12, & 14 at 10:00 am. This special engagement is offered as a fun field-trip opportunity for schools, daycares, preschools, home-schooled groups, clubs, etc. For additional information or to reserve tickets for your group, contact Karen Ellis at (248) 231-0184.
Encore Youth Theater’s production of Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. is sponsored in part by Hartland Consolidated Schools.
Encore Youth Theater has also arranged an opportunity for the public to meet and spend time with Ariel and her friends!
On March 2 from 1-3 pm, come enjoy lunch with Ariel, her mersisters, and Flounder at Kahuna Coffee.
During lunch, kids may articipate in lively sing-a-longs and story-time. It will be a swimmingly good time! Tickets for the show (if available) will be for sale at this event.
Encore Youth Theater has been entertaining audiences for 21 years with exciting live theatrical performances.
The actors are all local area students, aged 8-18, who are studying the Performing Arts. Together, they practice the many aspects of theater, drama, singing, and dancing; and then stage memorable performances for all to enjoy!
- Music by Alan Menken
- Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater
- Book by Doug Wright
- Based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and the Disney film
- Music Adapted and Arranged by David Weinstein