The Little Mermaid

Under the sea is the place to be!

Little mermaid in little time!

"The Little Mermaid" takes place in a magical kingdom beneath the sea. A beautiful young mermaid named Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. But first, she'll have to defy her father - the king of the sea, escape the clutches of an evil sea witch, and convince a prince that she's the girl with the perfect voice.

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Awards!

Nominated for 2 Tony Awards, 3 Drama Desk Awards, 1 Outer Critic Circle Award, 1 Drama League Award, 8 Audience Awards, and 1 Grammy Award. Won Break Through Performance (female) by Sierra Boggess.

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Three Intresting Facts!

*Underwater setting required an unusual technical designs and strategies to create gliding movements.

*Began Broadway previews in November 2007 at the Lunt-Fontanne theater.

*Cast album ranked no.26 on Billboards 200 album chart in 2008, which is the 2nd highest position for cast album in 25 years after rent.

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"Under the Sea" from Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID on Broadway

Five Fantastic Facts!

*Music by Alan Menken.

*Lyrics by Glenn Slater and Howard Ashman.

*Book by Doug Wright.

*Opened on January 10th 2008 and closed on August 30th 2009.

*Ended with a total of 685 performances.


"Part of Your World" from Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID on Broadway