Spotlight Youth Theatre Company ~ ages 11 - 18
Performances: February 15 & 16, 2019 at The Music Hall at Snug Harbor
Once on This Island JR.is a highly original theatrical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s popular fairy tale, The Little Mermaid, written by the Tony-winning Broadway musical writing team, Ahrens and Flaherty.
Through almost non-stop song and dance, this full-hearted musical tells the story of Ti Moune, a peasant girl who rescues and falls in love with Daniel, a wealthy boy from the other side of her island. When Daniel is returned to his people, the fantastical gods who rule the island guide Ti Moune on a quest that will test the strength of her love against the powerful forces of prejudice, hatred and even death.
First Rehearsal & Auditions: Saturday, November 17 3:00-6:00pm
Fee: $575. Sibling Fee: $475
No Rehearsal: Saturday, December 29, 2018 or Saturday, January 26, 2019
Additional Rehearsals: Sunday, February 10 - Thursday, February 14, 2019
Rehearsals are held at at Spotlight Studios, 358 Forest Avenue Staten Island, NY 10301
*Actors in their junior or senior year of high school are encouraged to audition for the Spotlight Internship Program (SIP) (see separate page for more information) Please note: No tuition is required for SIP participants