Based on the Danish fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen and Disney’s animated film from 1989, this timeless love story follows the plight of Princess Ariel and her forbidden love for a human prince in the world above. Irresistible songs by the Academy Award-winning Alan Menken including “Under the Sea”, “Kiss the Girl”, and “Part of Your World”, will have you humming along with a cast of lovable sea creatures from start to finish.

Always fascinated by the world above, Ariel’s longing becomes even greater when she rescues Prince Eric from drowning. Though her father warns her to stay away from humans, she eventually trades her beautiful singing voice to the sea witch Ursula in return for a pair of human legs. When the bargain turns out to be more than it appears, Ariel needs the help of her animal friends Flounder, Scuttle, and Sebastian to overcome the witch’s evil plans and make a choice that will let her live happily ever after.

Enjoyable for All Ages

Run Time is 2 hours and 15 minutes with intermission


November 16-18, 21-25, and 28-30
December 1-2, 5-9, and 12-16
Wednesday through Saturday at 7:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday Matinees at 2:00 pm


Ariel: Mary Lehmann
Prince Eric: Adrian Almas*
Ursula: Emily Diener
King Triton: Jeff Kemperman
Sebastian: Titus Hankins
Scuttle: Trevor Straub
Flounder: Joey Collins*+
Grimsby: Bill Reynolds*
Flotsam: Khari Neal
Jetsam: Liam Bulkowski
Chef Louis/Ensemble: Chase Reynolds*
Windward/Ensemble: Joshua Bennett+
Leeward/Ensemble: Charlie Hoch*
Gull/Ensemble: Joshua Keller
Gull/Ensemble: Benjamin Lowen+
Aquata/Gull: Isabella Abuan
Atina: Angelique Ferrante*
Arista: Brooklyn Hebert
Andrina: Katie Vogel*
Adella: Rebekah Levine+
Allana/Gull: Mia Brown+
Ensemble: Abbie Westers+
Ensemble: Mia Dart

*New to the Civic Stage
+Student with Civic’s School of Theatre Arts


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