The Little Mermaid Jr. (2014-2015)
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, book by Doug Wright
Based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and the Disney film
Music adapted and arranged by David Weinstein
Four full length performances of The Little Mermaid Jr. were held on December 12-14, 2014 in the Hosch Theater on the Brenau University campus (429 Academy St. NE, Gainesville, GA).
Graphic Artwork for poster: Efrain Davila Jr.
2015 Junior Theater Festival - Excellence in Ensemble!
The Play On Players cast of The Little Mermaid Jr. won the "Excellence in Ensemble" award at the international Junior Theater Festival! (January 17-18, 2015).
101 teams from 28 states (and other countries) competed at the 2015 JTF.
Congratulations to all of our award winners at JTF 2015!
Excellence in Ensemble:
Excellent Individual Performance By A Female:
All Star Cast:
Technical Theatre All Star:
Golden Ticket for the Choreography DVD audition:
Choreography DVD callback:
Choreography DVD filming offer in New York City:
Broadway Jr Slam:
Play On Players
Riley Smith, Lauren Hill
Taran Beasley, Hannah Dahl, Kealy Ford, Grace Dorminy, Halle MacPherson, Mikaela Guido, Dean McKenzie, Josiah Jackson, Alexis Ruby, Hannah Skelton, Ali Winiesdorffer
Hannah Dahl, Dean McKenzie, Josiah Jackson, Alexis Ruby, Hannah Skelton
Dean McKenzie, Josiah Jackson
Emily Combs, Layne MacPherson
Watch the JTF judge's adjudication of the team's performance!
Cast of The Little Mermaid Jr.
Squack Bird (tap soloist):
The Petite Poppers:
Other Sea Creatures,
Poor Unfortunate Souls,
Sierra Schade (first 2 shows), Lauren Hill (last 2 shows)
Taylor Priday (first 2 shows), Taran Beasley (last 2 shows)
Hannah Dahl, Mikaela Guido, Fiona Hare, Lauren Hill, Taylor Priday, Sofia Savas, Ali Winiesdorffer
Taran Beasley, Brooke Blackwell, Sage Cudney, Tess Luman, Bailey MacPherson, Sierra Schade, Hannah Skelton, Reagan Townley, Julia Veiga
Brooke Blackwell, Emily Combs, Lauren Hill, Josiah Jackson, Tess Luman, Halle MacPherson, Catherine Peets, Taylor Priday, Sofia Savas, Hannah Skelton, Catie Urquhart, Julia Veiga
Matthew Antoci, Taran Beasley, Brooke Blackwell, Emily Combs, Kendall Conley, Kealy Ford, Josiah Jackson, Jesse Hanks, Cameron Lineberry, Bailey MacPherson, Dean McKenzie, Halle MacPherson, Catherine Peets, Alexis Ruby, Sierra Schade, Hannah Skelton, Reagan Townley
Taran Beasley, Brooke Blackwell, Kendall Conley, Sage Cudney, Hannah Dahl, Mikaela Guido, Jesse Hanks, Fiona Hare, Lauren Hill, Josiah Jackson, Cameron Lineberry, Tess Luman, Dean McKenzie, Bailey MacPherson, Layne MacPherson, Catherine Peets, Taylor Priday, Alexis Ruby, Sofia Savas, Sierra Schade, Hannah Skelton, Reagan Townley, Catie Urquhart, Julia Veiga, Ali Winiesdorffer
Matthew Antoci, Taran Beasley, Brooke Blackwell, Emily Combs, Kendall Conley, Sage Cudney, Hannah Dahl, Kealy Ford, Mikaela Guido, Jesse Hanks, Fiona Hare, Lauren Hill, Josiah Jackson, Kayla Key, Cameron Lineberry, Tess Luman, Dean McKenzie, Bailey MacPherson, Halle MacPherson, Layne MacPherson, Catherine Peets, Taylor Priday, Alexis Ruby, Sofia Savas, Sierra Schade, Hannah Skelton, Reagan Townley, Catie Urquhart, Julia Veiga, Ali Winiesdorffer
Ansley Allen, Cecilia Castro, Asa Chastain, Jubilee Chastain, Annie Cobb, Maddie Greene, Drew Hill, Jonathan Ingram, Jennafer Kirby, Angelica Krubeck, Seth Martin, Olivia Mathews, Abi Minnear, Halli Rider
Guest appearance in the December performances by GTA student Efrain Davila Jr.
(Approved by Music Theatre International)
Production Team and Crew
Production Stage Manager:
Assistant Stage Managers:
Assistant Costume Designer:
Asst. Choreographer/Dance Captain:
Sound Board Op:
Light Board Op:
Costume Run Crew:
Haden Rider, Carly Berg
Taylor Cassell, Jacob Friar, Linsey Thaxton
Hannah Rose Jackson
Douglas Conner McVey
Efrain Davila Jr.
Efrain Davila Jr.
Allen Story, Hannah Rose Jackson, Darian Payne, Hannah Slaughter
Kayla Butcher, Benny Higgins, Linsey Thaxton, Trent Hunt, Cole Singleton, Katie Williams
Special Thanks to: Gainesville Theatre Alliance, Brenau University, University of North Georgia, Jim Hammond, Darrell Morris, Terri Becker, Beth Kendall, First Redeemer Church, North Hall High School, White County High School, Riverwatch Middle School, Hilton Garden Inn, Fairfield Inn & Suites.
We would also like to give an extra special THANK YOU to all of the AMAZING parents for the their time, effort, and wonderful help with this production!
The Little Mermaid Jr. was presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
All authorized performance materials were also supplied by MTI. 421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 541-4684 Fax: (212) 397-4684 www.MTIShows.com