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Millburn Middle School Presents The Little Mermaid


Tickets are going fast for the Millburn Middle School production of The Little Mermaid which will be held the last weekend in April. The evening performances start at 7 p.m. both on Friday, April 28th and on Saturday, April 29th. A Sunday matinee will be held at 1 p.m. on April 30th. Tickets cost $15 per person and are available online at In addition you are able to purchase tickets in the Guidance Office anytime before April 28th.

The Little Mermaid is a classic Disney story that is beloved by many audiences. It is the tale of Ariel, a mermaid who wishes to journey beyond the shore, as she explores life and love in the human world. This play is an original animated musical produced by Disney. The play includes many favorite childhood songs, including Under the Sea, and Kiss the Girl.

Mr. Mark Oppel will be directing this year’s musical and will be serving as choreographer and light and sound coordinator. MMS music teacher, Mr. David Huneryager, who has years of experience as an actor in musicals both on and off of Broadway, is the Musical Director. This musical is co-produced by Mrs. Susan Salvante and Mr. Nick Pisa. In addition, Mrs. Claudia Sohr and Mrs. Marina Reilly, Millburn Middle School art teachers, have designed the creative set. The set construction for this production has been completed by Mr. Cimino.

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The production staff is eager to show off their new lighting equipment that was purchased recently thanks to the fundraising efforts of Mr. Tim Baker and the parents of the cast of last year's show and by a grant from the Middle School PTO. The Middle School theater program has also benefited from a donation by a generous theater-loving Millburn parent.  

To obtain your tickets to this exciting musical, go to Patrons are able to view the auditorium seating chart, identify which seats they would like, pay online, and print their tickets at home. We hope to see you there!

(Poster designed by student Zev Marinoff)
Ariel              Lauren Updyke
Sebastian      Spencer Quartin
Prince Eric     Ishaan Vora
Ursula           Jessie Rievman
Flounder        Josh Haase
King Triton     Sahil Shah
Scuttle          Jacob Pollack
Flotsam         Hannah Rubinstein
Jetsam          Louise Adillon
Grimsby        Michael Sorkin
Allana           Andy Daniel
Andrina         Halie Jasinover
Adella           Rachel Solomon
Aquata          Halle Lipton
Atina             Alyssa Occhiuzzi
Windward      Philip Kirshenbaum
Pilot              Grant Haas
Chef Louis     Jack Ebner


Adillon, Louise
Ali, Justin
Baker, Doug
Bardello, Grace
Caplan, Leo
Chalnick, Annie
Cotto, Percifany
Daniel, Andy
Dooley, Matthew
Dordevic, Lauren
Dugar, Aryan
Ebner, Jack
Edelman, Bailey
Epstein, Dylan
Friedman, Lily
Friedman, Rose
Haas, Grant
Haase, Josh
Harris, Mack
Hein, Casey
Jasinover, Halie
Kaplow, Mia
Kernen, Scott
Khalap, Ishaan
Kirshenbaum, Philip
Klymchuk, Sophia
Levison, Dylan
Lipton, Halle
Ma, Melody
Malin, Olivia
Marinoff, Zev
Murphy, Felicia
Needleman, Julia
Nibauer, Abigail
Nubel, Sabrina
O'toole, Liadain
Occhiuzzi, Alyssa
Pollack, Jacob
Quander, Sanaa
Quartin, Spencer
Rauschkolb, Kyra
Reakes, Thomas
Rievman, Jessie
Roth, Lily
Rubinstein, Hannah
Shah, Sahil
Shriber, Theodore
Sirdeshpande, Sahil
Skalkotos, Nikolas
Snider, Brooke
Solomon, Rachel
Sonza, Paulina
Sorkin, Michael
Spear, Carolina
Updyke, Lauren
Vasipoulos, Alexandra
Vora, Ishaan
Weisberg, Iliana
Wenzel, Kate
Whittall, Abigail
Williams, Sadie
Yuldasheva, Malika
Zhang, Annabelle
Zhu, Max
Achitoov, Lily
Ayoub, Alessandra
Bahal, Nikhil
Brewer, Jane
Brown, Jazlyn
Cotto, Jennifer
Dong, Eric
Eschenbach, Eli
Finkelstein, Jacob
Franz, Marla
Hicks, Maya
Jiang, Miranda
Johansson, Linnea
Leonard, Amelia
McCoon, Madison
McGregor Corson, Margaret
Ndreu, Angela
Nussbaum, Max
Panjwani, Nirvan
Pollack, Ruby
Popolow, Alex
Rahman, Saphia
Sahay, Sachin
Seifer, Katie
Shrivaikar, Anika
Spear, Matthew
Stone, Milo
Tkachenko, Sasha
Whittall, Madeline
Wong, Akane
Zhang, Robin

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