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Once On This Island: A Musical


Once On This Island: A Musical at The Weekend Theater in Little Rock, ARBook and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Based upon the novel “My Love, My Love” by Rosa Guy

February 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, 2016.

Co-directed by Monica Clark-Robinson & Crystal C. Mercer
Music Directed by Leah Thomas

SYNOPSIS

From the Tony Award-winning songwriting team that brought you Seussical and Ragtime, comes this Tony nominated, Olivier Award-winning musical set in the Caribbean Sea concerning a peasant girl on a tropical island, who uses the power of love to bring together people of different social classes. From the first song you will be enthralled by the music and engaging lyrics of this magical story which includes hints of Romeo and Juliet and the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, The Little Mermaid.

CAST

Timoune–Briana Hill
Daniel–Will Frueauff
Mama Euralie–Verda Booher-Davenport
Tonton Julian–Chris Straw
Asaka–Leiloni Brewer
Erzulie–Satia Spencer
Agwe–Kenneth Gaddie
Papa Ge–Frederick Webb
Andrea–Chloe Tibbett

Children:

Cast A: Isabella Nguyen  and Ruby Reeves
Cast B: Beatrice Robinson and Sela Booher
Chorus Roles:
Theorri London (dance captain and dance soloist)
Jhonika Wright (Timoune understudy)
Ellis Golden

TICKETS & TIMES

$20 — Adults
$16 — Students & Seniors

Curtain time is 7:30 pm Friday and Saturday and 2:30 pm Sunday.

The Box Office and the theater open one (1) hour prior to curtain.
The House opens 30 minutes prior to curtain.

Once On This Island at TWT