On Friday, February 17 and Saturday, February 18, 2012, Heritage Middle School presents, Once on the Island Jr., at 7:30 p.m. in the Heritage Middle School Cafetorium. Tickets are $5 for students/seniors and $10 for adults.
Once on the Island Jr. will transport audience members to a tropical paradise through colorful costumes and songs. An adaptation of the popular fairy tale The Little Mermaid, Once on the Island Jr. 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 the island. When Daniel is returned to his people, the fantastical gods who rule the island guide Ti Moune on a quest to test the strength of her love against the powerful forces of prejudice, hatred and death.
Once on the Island Jr. is presented through special arrangement with, and all authorized performance materials are supplied by, Music Theatre International, 421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019 or visit www.MTIShows.com.
Press release by Kerry Butrick