Once On This Island

Event Information

NOTE: The work will be presented in English.

Once On This Island on March 7-8 and March 13-14 March, 2020 at the Inter Metro Theater. Once On This Island is inspired by the original story "The Little Mermaid" by Hans Christian Andersen and based on the novel "My love, my love" by Rosa Guy. During a hurricane through the Caribbean, a group of refugees tell the story of Ti Moune, a young peasant who falls in love with Daniel, the cursed son of the Beauxhomme - a privileged class family who lives on the other side of their island.

Winner of the Olivier Award for Best Musical in London, and Tony for Best Replacement on Broadway in 2018.

Script by Lynn Ahrens and music by Stephen Flaherty, who are also the writers of the musical "Anastasia".

The staging marks the seventh anniversary of Teatro CeDIn, responsible for the most recent productions of the musicals "Rent", "Billy Elliot" and "In the Heights".

Miguel Rosa Lopez directs, with musical direction of Juan Carlos Rodríguez, vocal direction of Michelle Sotomayor and choreography of Fernando Ramos.

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ONCE ON THIS ISLAND is presented by agreement with Music Theater International.

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