Sea party to launch ‘Little Mermaid’ production

McKenzie Sherman as Ariel

Bring the kids to Ariel’s Sea Party prior to a production of Disney’s Little Mermaid Jr., Dec. 1 and 2 at Hanover High School.

Join Ariel and friends at noon for an afternoon of fun under the sea that includes lunch, games, a craft, and a meet-and-greet with the Little Mermaid characters.

Tickets are $5 each and all children must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Performances of “The Little Mermaid Jr.” will be at 7 p.m. Nov. 30, 2 and 7 p.m. Dec. 1 and 2 p.m. Dec. 2 at the high school. Advance tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students. An additional $2 will be charged at the door.

All proceeds will benefit Parents Association Supporting Theatre Arts.

For tickets, visit the high school office or call (717) 637-9000.

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Don’t miss March 3 pinball tournament

Caleb Gerlach portrays Tommy Walker in HHS's musical.

A preview of “The Who’s Tommy the Musical,” to be presented April 20-22 at Hanover High School, will be held 2-4 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at the Timeline Arcade, North Hanover Mall.

The preview event will feature a competition for the title of “Pinball Wizard” using four pinball machines set up in the middle of the mall. Tournaments are for women, men, couples, kids younger than 12, and a special blind (unseen flippers) category. Students will perform selections from the musical at 3 p.m.

Timeline Arcade owns an authentic “Tommy” pinball machine that was manufactured to promote the 1993 Tony Award-winning musical about a young man who beats the odds to become a pinball superstar.

Tournament prizes will be tickets to the musical, arcade cards with credits, and pinball promotional merchandise. Register at the arcade prior to the event. For more information, call 634-2600.

Hanover High School’s version of the Tony Award-winning musical will feature a revolving stage, special effects and extraordinary choreography and costuming. Timeline Arcade will provide pinball machines to be played in the lobby at intermission as well as before and after the show. Proceeds will be donated to the drama department. Tickets for the musical will be available at the pinball tournament and at the Hanover High School office. Advance tickets are $7 for students and $8 for adults. Tickets will be $2 more at the door.

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‘Grease is the Word’ at Hanover High

Lead actors in "Grease the Musical" are Lexi Herrick as Sandy and Alex Daubert as Danny.

Hanover High School will present “Grease The Musical” at 7:30 p.m. April 8 and 9 and 2 p.m. April 10.

Get ready for a full 50’s experience as the preshow and intermission will be filled with music from the era, vintage commercials and movie trailers that will take you back to the days of sock hops, hula hoops and drive-ins. Why not break out your poodle skirts, saddle shoes and letter sweaters and join in the fun!

Tickets are $7 for students and children and $8 for adults. To order, call (717) 637-9000 or go online at Tickets will also be sold at the door if available.

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