North Texas Performing Arts Presents Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID
North Texas Performing Arts - Plano is proud to present Disney's The Little Mermaid. This popular show is based on Disney's blockbuster hit movie with all of the film's amazing characters brought to life by North Texas Performing Arts.
The Little Mermaidis directed by the NTPA's home-grown director Mr. Christian Black. Christian, once a student of NTPA, graduated from University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Fine Arts and now lends his talents to NTPA as a director and Program Director of NTPA - Dallas. Audiences can anticipate explosive performances filled with powerful vocalists. Greg McKnight brilliantly music directs the score while Hannah Makepeace brings new life to the dances with her fantastic choreography.
"This team is one of the best I have worked with," said Director Christian Black. "This talented cast will warm your hearts with a show that is fun for the whole family."
Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages. With music by eight-time Academy Award winner, Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater and a compelling book by Doug Wright, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its irresistible songs, including "Under the Sea," "Kiss the Girl" and "Part of Your World."
Ariel, King Triton's youngest daughter, wishes to pursue the human Prince Eric in the world above, bargaining with the evil sea witch, Ursula, 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, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea.
Ticket Prices: $10 in advance, $12 starting March 17th, $20 front row
For Tickets go to NTPA.org