(Grades K-9, 60-80 Minutes) Once On This Island Junior
is a Caribbean adaptation of the popular Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale "The Little Mermaid" featuring a poignant story and catchy, Caribbean flavored score.
Told in a presentational style reminiscent of story theatre, Once On This Island is the story of Ti Moune, a peasant girl who rescues and falls in love with Daniel, a young man from a wealthy family. When Daniel is returned to his people, the island gods guide Ti Moune on a quest to test the strength of her love against the forces of prejudice, hatred and death.
Cast includes 8 boys, 7 girls and 11 featured chorus.
ShowKit includes: Director Script/Production Guide · 1 Piano/Vocal Scores · 30 Student Libretto/Vocal Scores · Broadway Jr. Production Handbook · Cross-Curricular Activities and Enrichment · 2 Performance/Accompaniment CDs · 30 Family Matters books · Choreography Video.