FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
RISE to present an all-youth production of DISNEY’S DESCENDANTS this March 15-24 in Burrillville!

 

DISNEY’S DESCENDANTS
A RISE JR PRODUCTION

Book by Nick Blaemire
Music Adaptation by Madeline Smith
Directed by Danielle Paquette
Music Director: Mike Konnerth
Choreographer: Amanda Farley
 
WHEN:
March 15-24, 2024
Friday and Saturday performances: 7:30 PM
Sunday performances: 2:00 PM
 
WHERE:
The Assembly Theater
26 East Ave, Harrisville RI

ADMISSION: $27 General, $23 Seniors/Students/Military
 
An additional $2 fee will apply for at-the-door sales
 
Tickets available now at www.ristage.org
 
Based on the popular Disney Channel Original Movies, Disney’s Descendants: The Musical is a brand-new musical jam-packed with comedy, adventure, Disney characters, and hit songs from the films!

Imprisoned on the Isle of the Lost – home of the most infamous villains who ever lived – the teenaged children of Maleficent, the Evil Queen, Jafar, and Cruella De Vil have never ventured off the island… until now. When the four troublemakers are sent to attend prep school alongside the children of beloved Disney heroes, they have a difficult choice to make: should they follow in their parents’ wicked footsteps or learn to be good?
 
CAST
Mal - Penelope Lade, Upton, MA
Jay - Evie Lade, Upton, MA
Evie - Gabriella Buco, Smithfield, RI
Carlos - Cole Nystrom, Rehoboth, MA
Ben - Asher O'Neill, Cumberland, RI
Maleficent - Jamie Brannon, Woonsocket, RI
Cruella - Meredith Peloquin, Harrisville, RI
Jafar - Hayden Peloquin, Harrisville, RI
Grimhilde - Kyleah Laurent, Gloucester, RI
Fairy Godmother - Lily Peloquin, Harrisville, RI
Jane - Mia Coutu, Smithfield, RI
Chad - Tatum Stasiak, Woonsocket, RI
Doug - Zachary Hardenbergh, Blackstone, MA
Audrey - Bhakti Pethani, North Smithfield, RI
Royal Page - Presley Blanchette, Harrisville, RI
King Beast - Gabe Thibeault, Cumberland, RI
Queen Belle - Gracie Runey, Pascoag, RI
Royal Guard - Coletta Martin, Bellingham, MA
Snow White - Alora Allard-Walsh, Jamaica Plain, MA and Lilith Ewart, Smithfield, RI
Aurodonians - Hazel O'Neill, Cumberland, RI and Gianna Antocci, Cumberland, RI
 
Now in our 17th season, Rhode Island Stage Ensemble is one of the pre-eminent theater companies of northern Rhode Island. RISE’s mission is to provide quality, affordable theater performances and high-caliber education programs for children, youth, and adults.
 
Please don't hesitate to contact me! I'd love to discuss how this production and its actors connect to YOUR local community! Please help us support the arts in Northern Rhode Island!
 
Christian O’Neill
Artistic Director, Rhode Island Stage Ensemble
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401-369-5311

 

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