Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Monday, February 19, 2018

Musical Mermaid web

HAMDEN – Cast and crew members of Sacred Heart Academy’s 2016 musical production, Disney's "The Little Mermaid," pause during a beach clean-up effort on Sept. 10 at the East Haven Town Beach. 

The musical's team has committed to several beach clean-up initiatives, in partnership with Save Our Sound, a non-profit organization, during September. The cast and crew tackles a conceptual service project annually.

"The Little Mermaid" will be presented at 8 p.m. Nov. 4 and at 2 and 8 p.m. Nov. 5 at the historic Shubert Theatre in downtown New Haven. The cast of more than 150 students has been practicing since August.

Tickets are available at Sacred Heart Academy, 265 Benham St,. Hamden, or through the Shubert Box Office.

Founded in 1946 by the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Sacred Heart Academy  prepares young women in grades nine through 12 for learning, service and achievement in a global society.

The academy enrolls 500 students from more than 80 schools and 60 towns in Connecticut and is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.