Newton, NC – The musical Disney’s The Little Mermaid is the holiday show for this season. It is sure to be a magical experience that the whole family can enjoy. The show is being present by McCreary Modern. The show is directed by Allison Andrews, assisted by Christian Underwood, musically directed by John David Welch, and choreographed by Melissa Statema.

This musical is based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and the Disney film, produced by Howard Ashman & John Musker, and written & directed by John Musker & Ron Clements. The music is by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman & Glenn Slater, and the book is by Doug Wright.

Join Ariel as she seeks to explore the world up above in this colorful and energetic stage adaptation of one of Andersen’s most beloved stories. This show contains all the characters and songs you love from the Disney animated version including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl,” and “Part of Your World.”

Remaining performances are scheduled for November 22, 23, 29, 30 & December 6, 7 at 7:30pm and November 17, 24, & December 1 & 8 at 3pm at The Old Post Office Playhouse in 10 South Main Street in Historic Downtown Newton. Mark your calendar to see this classic musical. This show is being produced by Automated Machine Design.

Tickets will be available to the public on November 1st. You can reserve your seats by calling the Box Office at 828-464-6128. Box Office hours are Wednesday through Friday, 10:00am – 5:30pm. Ticket prices are $18 for Adults, $16 for Seniors (60+), $14 for Students (13+) and Students, and $8 for children age 12 and under. All ticket prices include NC sales tax. You may also purchase tickets at the door one hour before the show. Can’t wait to buy your tickets? Purchase them online through our website at Go online and select the seats you’d like. Don’t wait too long because these shows will sell out!!

If you have any questions, please call The Green Room Community Theatre at (828) 464-6583 or visit our website:

The Green Room Community Theatre is a funded affiliate of the United Arts Council of Catawba County.

Photo: The Mersisters & Flounder (Sierra Kate Lilly) Photo credit Ken Burns.