The Little Mermaid
Theatre for Young Audiences Regional Premiere Adaptation
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater
Book by Doug Wright
November 8-December 23, 2018
Memberships go on sale: April 1, 2018
Single Tickets go on sale: July 1, 2018
"If only I could make my father understand. I don’t see how a world that makes such wonderful thing could be so bad. "
In a kingdom beneath the sea, King Triton’s youngest daughter Ariel yearns to have her questions answered about the human world. When she saves the handsome Prince Eric from drowning, Ariel begins to discover her own voice with the help of her friends – even after the tricky sea witch silences her. Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved fairy tales, this classic will be given its own dose of NCT magic. Performed with a live orchestra!
Coming soon: Parents can review our Parent Tip & Info page to help you know if your child is ready for the show.
Director and Choreographer // ERNIE NOLAN
Musical Director // DAVID WEINSTEIN
Scenic Design // COURT WATSON
Costume Design // ROBIN MCGEE
Lighting Design // SCOTT LEATHERS
Puppet Design // BRIAN HULL
Company Stage Manager // DAN BREWER
THE NASHVILLE CHILDREN'S THEATRE ORCHESTRA
Conductor and Musical Director // DAVID WEINSTEIN
IN THE WINGS: NCT BEHIND THE SCENES
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The handmade papercut artwork for our 2018-19 season was created by Vaclav Bicha.