Directed by Growing Stage executive director Stephen L. Fredericks, the cast features Portune as Ariel, Crouchelli as Prince Eric, Maggie Graham as Ursula, PJ Schweizer as Scuttle, Wayne Hu as King Triton and Jenna Morris, Lyndsey Brown and Nikole Rizzo as Mersisters.
The Little Mermaid, according to Growing Stage, "takes place in a magical kingdom under the sea, where the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to live in the world above. It's a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages."
Other members of the creative team include musical director Laura Petrie and choreographer Jillian Petrie. The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey is located in the Historic Palace Theatre on Route 183 in Netcong, NJ. For more information and tickets, call (973) 347-4946 or visit GrowingStage.com.