Donna Migliaccio on Becoming Olney’s Ursula

Check out this great blog post from our Ursula, Donna Migliaccio! She gives a great sneak peek into the steps that are bringing to our stage, starting this week, as the great Disney villainess.


The History of Sea Monsters

Where did early explorers come up with their tales and drawings of strange sea creatures? Grace Consantino of the Biodiversity Heritage Library does some exploration of her own in this article.

Special thanks to Associate Artistic Director & Director of Education Jason King Jones for bringing this to my attention!

Professional Mermaiding and the Environment

In this trailer for “Mission of Mermaids,” we get a peek at director Susan Rockefeller’s use of professional mermaid performance to promote environmental awareness.

For more insight into modern mermaiding, free diving, and underwater photography, check out this interview with professional mermaid Dana Richardson.