Little Mermaid

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Mermaid Yo Self Event 

March 11-20, 2016
Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts

Dive into the underwater world of Little Mermaid! The Hans Christian Andersen tale about a curious mermaid longing to leave her ocean home, comes to life with imaginative choreography from Mark Diamond and extraordinary new sets and costumes. You are sure to delight in this classic story featuring the beautiful Little Mermaid, her silly sea friends, the feisty Sea Witch and handsome Prince. Join in on the splashy adventure as the Little Mermaid becomes part of our world and is brought to life by the internationally acclaimed professional dancers of Charlotte Ballet!

Tickets for Little Mermaid start at $25.

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Performance Dates

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  3/11, 3/12, 3/17, 3/19M, 3/20M
3/12M, 3/13M, 3/18, 3/19
Little Mermaid
Alessandra Ball James Sarah Hayes Harkins
Prince James Kopecky Josh Hall
Sea King
Addul Manzano David Morse
Sea Witch
Jamie Dee Clifton Chelsea Dumas

Click here to download full casting.

Tickets & Pricing

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Single tickets for Little Mermaid range from $25-$95 and can be purchased here. Prices are subject to change, but buying early will assure you get the best seats at the best prices. Charlotte Ballet’s tickets are sold through CarolinaTix only. Scalpers do exist so be sure when purchasing tickets you are working with CarolinaTix to assure the best prices, protect yourself from fraud and know that the seats you’ve chosen are the same ones you’ll sit in for the show.


Theater, Seating & Parking

Little Mermaid will be performed at Knight Theater at Levine at Levine Center for the Arts in uptown Charlotte at 430 S. Tryon Street. Knight Theater has two levels. The Orchestra is on the same level as the stage and includes Orchestra Front and Orchestra Rear seating areas. One floor above the Orchestra is the Grand Tier & Mezzanine level. Grand Tier seating is at the front of that level with the Mezzanine just behind.

A special preferred parking rate of only $5 is available for patrons at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center’s designated garage, Levine Center for the Arts Parking Garage. The $5 rate is applicable when parked in the garage after 5 PM on weekdays. There is no time restriction for the weekend. Click here for directions and a parking guide.


What to do Uptown

The Knight Theater is located directly between two museums and uptown Charlotte is home to many museums focusing on art, history and culture. Looking for a place to grab a meal before or after a show? Check out a listing of all the restaurants uptown or learn more about where to grab a glass of wine or a drink. Finding so much to do that you need some extra time? Uptown has plenty of options for accommodations.


Who is Charlotte Ballet?

Led by internationally acclaimed President and Artistic Director Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, Charlotte Ballet is known for its strong dancers and versatile repertoire, ranging from classical ballet like the Nutcracker, to bold, contemporary works. The company of 25 professional dancers, who make Charlotte their home, annually present five performance series in Charlotte during a season spanning from October to April. During the summer, the dancers and artistic staff serve as Company in Residence at The Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, N.Y., where Bonnefoux has been artistic director since 1983.

Former New York City Ballet star Patricia McBride, serves as associate artistic director and master teacher of Charlotte Ballet Academy, which trains 700 students annually. In December 2014, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presented Associate Artistic Director Patricia McBride with a 2014 Kennedy Center Honor.

Charlotte Ballet has nationally recognized educational and community programs, including the Reach scholarship dance program.

In 2010, the organization built the Patricia McBride and Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux Center for Dance in uptown Charlotte. The Center for Dance houses administrative and rehearsal spaces, as well as a 200-seat theater.