Disney's The Little Mermaid, the smash hit musical based on the Academy Award winning animated feature film is coming to the Benedum Center!
The musical features an impressive ensemble of artists who tell the classic story of Ariel, a mermaid who dreams of the world above the sea and gives up her voice to find love. The musical’s first production debuted at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts' Ellie Caulkins Opera House, selling out every seat for its entire 6 week run. The musical’s received numerous accolades including a Broadway.com Audience Award (for Favorite Breakthrough Performance - Female), 2 Tony Award nominations (for Best Original Score and Best Lighting Design of a Musical), 3 Drama Desk Award nominations (for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, Outstanding Set Design, and Outstanding Lighting Design), an Outer Critics Circle Award nomination (for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical), a Drama League Award nomination (in the Distinguished Performance category), a Grammy Award nomination (for Best Musical Show Album), and 7 more Broadway.com Audience Award nominations (for Favorite New Broadway Musical, Favorite Leading Actress in a Broadway Musical, Favorite Featured Actor in a Broadway Musical, Favorite Featured Actress in a Broadway Musical, Favorite Diva Performance, and 2 for Favorite New Broadway Song).
Don’t miss your chance to see these artists bring you a love story that’s filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers including ‘Under the Sea’, ‘Part of Your World’, and ‘Kiss The Girl’!