The Little Mermaid takes Stage in Kapiti

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Get ready to dive into an enchanting underwater world as the captivating theatre production of Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” makes its way to Kāpiti. The beloved tale, based on Hans Christian Andersen’s timeless story and the iconic animated film, is set to grace the stage at the Southwards Car Museum from Thursday, August 17, 2023, to Saturday, August 26, 2023.

Experience the mesmerizing journey of Ariel, the youngest daughter of King Triton, as she embarks on a daring adventure to pursue her love for the human Prince Eric. With an irresistible desire to explore the world above, Ariel strikes a perilous deal with the cunning sea witch Ursula to trade her mermaid tail for a pair of legs. However, the bargain takes a sinister twist, and Ariel finds herself entangled in a web of challenges.

As the plot unfolds, the audience will be swept away by the tale’s compelling narrative and unforgettable characters. Joining Ariel on her quest are her lively and colourful companions – Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull, and Sebastian the crab – who team up to help restore harmony beneath the waves.

Featuring a hauntingly beautiful love story for all ages, “The Little Mermaid” captivates hearts with its timeless themes and memorable music. The score, composed by the illustrious eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken, is accompanied by lyrical brilliance from Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater. The enchanting songs, including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl,” and “Part of Your World,” will have audiences singing along and embracing the magic of the deep.

The production promises an unforgettable experience for families and individuals alike. Child tickets are priced at an affordable $32, while adult admission is $42. For those seeking an immersive family outing, a family pass is available for just $125, providing an excellent value for a night of theatre magic.

Mark your calendars for this extraordinary event and be transported to an enchanting underwater realm where dreams come to life. “The Little Mermaid” will be performed at the Southwards Car Museum, located at 250 Otaihanga Road, Paraparaumu, Kāpiti. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this aquatic spectacle, from Thursday, August 17, 2023, to Saturday, August 26, 2023.

Secure your tickets now for a theatrical experience that will leave you singing, laughing, and embracing the timeless tale of love, friendship, and the pursuit of one’s dreams.

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