Little Mermaid makes a big splash

Little Mermaid
Little Mermaid

A packed audience, including the Mayor of Seaford Cllr Mark Brown, rose to their feet to give a standing ovation to the cast of Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jnr at their final performance on Sunday.

Multi award-winning Seaford Musical Theatre Juniors (SMTJ), who perform at The Barn Theatre, Seaford, delighted more than 400 people with sparkling costumes, creative sets and harmonious vocals. Director Paula Woolven praised the cast and crew including Musical Director Phil McMullen, Choreographer Stuart Hall and Assistant Directors Michaela Twaits and Sarah Eaton. Seaford Musical Theatre Juniors, who were winners of the Spark Award 2014, are the only community charity theatre group for young people in the Havens area and have more than 80 members aged between six-17. They are an accredited provider of Vinspired awards for youth volunteering and build confidence through performance based learning.

Pictured, from left, Ariel (Tanieth Kerr), Prince Eric (Joshua Henry), Cllr Mark Brown, Sebastian (Ali Gibson), Flounder (Aimee Eaton) and Ursula (Charli Finch).