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 Little Mermaid resonates with people of all ages, enough for this wedding not only to exist, but to be spreading across the internet like wildfire. Talk about a fairy tale wedding!
If there’s one thing that movies do fabulously well, it’s chase scenes, and there’s one thing that theater does extremely poorly, it’s chase scenes.”
This mermaid—afraid to die and dissolve into sea foam, lovesick, dreaming—pulled an audience to her irresistibly. Walt Disney saw. ‘I look for a story with heart,’ Disney said of his scouting eye. ‘It should be a simple story with characters the audience can really care about. They’ve got to have a rooting interest.'”