Missoula Children's Theatre: Once on This Island Jr.

Sat Mar 23 2019, 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

An adaptation of The Little Mermaid, Once on this Island takes place in the Caribbean. Ti Moune, a peasant girl, falls in love with Daniel, a fortunate son of a wealthy family that lives on the other side of the island. To test her love for Daniel, Ti Moune is sent on a quest by the island gods. Through a tapestry of exhilarating dance and music, Ti Moune is challenged to confront the dark forces of prejudice, hatred, and death.

A captivating and colorful show, Once on this Island received the 2018 Tony Award for Best Musical Revival, along with 8 other nominations. Written by powerhouse Broadway songwriting duo Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Seussical and Ragtime), Once on this Island first hit Broadway in 1991, when it received 8 Tony Award nominations, including Best Musical, Best Book, and Best Score.

The performances will be Thursday and Friday, March 21 & 22 at 7:00 PM, and Saturday, March 23 at 3:00 PM.

Location: Missoula Children's Theater 200 N Adams St Missoula, MT

(406) 728-1911