The cast of The Little Mermaid, which features direction by Glenn Casale, choreography by John MacInnis and music direction by Craig Barna, includes Jessica Grové as Ariel, Henry Hodges as Flounder, Merwin Foard as King Triton, Kevin Smith Kirkwood as Sebastian, Eric Kunze as Prince Eric, Ron Wisniski as Grimsby, Jack Doyle as Scuttle, Scott Leiendecker as Flotsam, Ben Roseberry as Jetsam, Vicki Lewis as Ursula and Eric Gunhus as Male Ensemble (Chef Louis).The remainder of the season will include The Music Man (July 31-Aug. 5), Fiddler on the Roof (Aug. 14-19) and Crazy for You (Aug. 28-Sept. 2).
Patrick Cassidy will head the cast of The Music Circus production of The Music Man as Harold Hill. He will be joined by Brandi Burkhardt as Marian Paroo, Shirley Jones as Mrs. Paroo, Kevin Cooney as Mayor Shinn, Paula Leggett Chase as Eulalie MacKecknie Shinn, Bradley Benjamin as Zaneeta Shinn, Michael McGurk as Tommy Djilas, Jason Graae as Marcellus Washburn, Ron Wisniski as Charlie Cowell, Jennie Scott as Alma Hix, Eydie Alyson as Maud Dunlop, Diane Vincent as Ethel Toffelmier, Jack Doyle as Ewart Dunlop, Michael Dotson as Oliver Hix, J.D. Daw as Jacey Squires, Joseph Torello as Olin Britt, Carter Thomas as Winthrop Paroo, Monique Ward Lonergan as Amaryllis and Noa Solorio as Gracie Shinn. The company will be directed by Glenn Casale with choreography by Dan Mojica and music direction by Dennis Castellano.
James Brennan will direct the season's final offering, Crazy for You, which will feature choreography by Deanna Dys, music direction by Dennis Castellano and a cast that includes Noah Racey as Bobby Child, Anne Horak as Polly Baker, Aaron Serotsky as Lank Hawkins, Elisa Van Duyne as Irene Roth, Matthew Shepard as Bela Zangler, Alix Korey as Mother, Kim Arnett as Tess, Bradley Benjamin as Patsy, David Ruprecht as Eugene Fodor, Lucinda Hitchcock Cone as Patricia Fodor and Paul Keith as Everett Baker.
The Music Circus season is presented by California Musical Theatre under the direction of executive producer Richard Lewis.
The Music Circus is located at 1419 H Street in Sacramento, CA. Subscriptions are now available; call (916) 557-1999 or visit www.californiamusicaltheatre.com for more information.