Date(s) - 07/13/2019 - 07/28/2019
Carpenter Performing Arts Center
LONG BEACH, CA – By popular demand, Musical Theatre West (MTW) has added two performances to its three-week run of Disney’s The Little Mermaid to the Carpenter Performing Arts Center July 12-28. Added performances and best availability are for these just added showss on Saturday, July 13, 2:00pm and Sunday July 28, 6:00pm. Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s story and Disney’s acclaimed film, this beautiful love story for the ages features a swimming score of classic songs, from “Part of Your World,” “Kiss the Girl” to the Academy Award® -winning “Best Original Song,” “Under the Sea,” composed by eight-time Academy Award®- winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, and Pocahontas) and his frequent collaborator, the legendary Howard Ashman (Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, and Little Shop of Horrors). The live musical boasts 11 new songs by Menken and lyricist Glenn Slater (Tangled, Love Never Dies and Galavant), from a book by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award® -winning playwright Doug Wright (Grey Gardens, Hands on a Hardbody). Tickets are now on sale at musical.org, at the MTW Ticket Office, or by calling (562)856-1999. Tickets start at $20.