PERFORMANCE RIVERSIDE CONCLUDES SEASON WITH DISNEY’S THE LITTLE
Performance Riverside will conclude its 2017-2018 season with
Disney’s The Little Mermaid.
Based on the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid is
a hauntingly beautiful love story.
With music by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken, lyrics
by Howard Ashman and
Glenn Slater, and 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
Ariel, King Triton's youngest daughter, wishes to pursue Prince
Eric, a human, in the world
above. Bargaining with the evil sea witch Ursula, she trades her
tail for legs…but the bargain is not
what it seems! Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends:
Flounder, the fish; Scuttle, the seagull; and
Sebastian, the crab, to restore order under the sea.
The production will be directed and choreographed by Roger
Castellano who has created
original shows and special events for companies like Sesame Street
Live and The Walt Disney
Company. The production will feature Carlin Castellano as Ariel,
Alexander Mendoza as Prince Eric,
Debbie Prutsman as Ursula, Madisen Fragosa as Flounder, Bryan
Martinez as Scuttle, and Chris Bona
Performance Riverside, which is housed on the campus of Riverside
City College, provides
opportunities for students to work alongside local professionals.
Now in its 36th season, Performance
Riverside has received national recognition for its outstanding
professional theatre productions.
Show Dates and Times
March 30 and 31 and April 6 and 7 at 7 pm
March 31 and April 1, 7 and 8 at 2 pm
How to Get Tickets
For tickets call (951) 222-8100 or go online to www.PerformanceRiverside.org.
available at the box office at Landis Performing Arts Center on the
campus of Riverside City College,
4800 Magnolia Ave., Riverside, CA 92506.
Music by Alan Menken; Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater;
Direction and Choreography by
Roger Castellano; Music Direction by John Tebay; Conducted by Alan
Crawley; Stage Managed by
Daniel T. Schultz.