Victorian State Ballet and Swan Hill Town Hall present The Little Mermaid
A full length classical ballet production of the underwater fairy-tale story.
The Little Mermaid is a widely known and well-loved story, immersing the audience amidst the Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale classic with a
profound experience that is exhilarating and visually inspiring.
The young mermaid Arial dreams of a life beyond the sea. She bears witness to a shipwreck and comes to aid of a drowning sailor. Having saved his life and having delivered him back to shore, she seeks the council of the wise sea crone who advises her that all gifts come with a warning and grants her the gift of transformation. Re-united with her sailor, she struggles to conform with human ways and quickly discovers life in a palace, chasing a prince and navigating her new legs is not as easy as she dreamed!
But a happily ever after is on the horizon!
Suitable for all ages! A wonderful experience for family & friends at the ballet.
The Little Mermaid features magnificent costumes full of vibrant colour, sets and props accentuate the beauty and splendour of this magical place, together with the outstanding skill, artistry & technique of the artists of the Victorian State Ballet.
‘Every aspect of the performance excelled, a work to remember for years to come’ Dancetrain Magazine