Ariel and Friends Splash into Boulder this Summer in Disney THE LITTLE MERMAID
Dive "Under the Sea" for a swimmingly good time as one of Disney's favorite princesses splashes to life in this Broadway musical adaptation. Ariel is a bold, young mermaid princess fascinated with the human world, in spite of the warnings of her father, King Triton. When she makes a dangerous deal with Ursula, the Sea Witch, she begins a race against the setting sun to find true love. Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories, and Disney's movie of the same name, Disney's The Little Mermaid features classic songs by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken such as "Under the Sea," "Kiss the Girl," "Part of Your World" and more! Disney's The Little Mermaid splashes onto BDT Stage June 8 - September 8, 2018. Discounted preview performances play June 1 - 7, 2018.
"This may be the most beautiful production we have ever staged!" exclaims BDT producing artistic director Michael J. Duran. "The puppets, the set, the costumes, and the incredible talent on stage are simply all top notch and coming together in ways I've only dreamed of."
"I can't wait to bring the Disney magic to life on the BDT stage - the set, lighting, costumes, and talent are going to blow your mind!" shares director and choreographer Matthew D. Peters.
Presenting BDT newcomer Lillian Buonocore as Ariel, Cole LaFonte as Prince Eric, Chaz Lederer as Flouder, and Alicia K. Meyers as Ursula. Anthony P. McGlaun and Kenny Moten, both seen at BDT in the popular production Motones vs Jerseys, will be sharing the role of Sebastian.
Tickets for Disney's The Little Mermaid are on sale now starting at just $43 and include both the performance and dinner served by the stars of the show. All tickets for preview performances (June 1 - 7, 2018) are just $40. Group rate tickets and season subscriptions are available for all performances throughout the year. Call (303) 449-6000 or visit www.bdtstage.com for reservations.
BDT Stage presents four Broadway-quality musicals each season, and has been recognized locally and nationally for commitment to theatrical excellence. Boulder's Daily Camera praises BDT's "consistency in technical achievement, performance and overall production level as it sets a high standard for theatrical professionalism." BDT Stage concludes its 40th season with Disney's The Little Mermaid, playing all summer long through September 8. BDT Stage presents its 41st season beginning Fall 2018 with I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, followed by A Christmas Story: The Musical, a return of the popular shows Disenchanted and Motones vs Jerseys in the spring, and Disney's Beauty and the Beast rounding out the season. Tickets to all performances, including the 2018/2019 season, are on sale now.