The Northland High School Performing Arts Department will present the musical "Once on This Island" on Thursday, April 28, and Friday, April 29.

The Northland High School Performing Arts Department will present the musical "Once on This Island" on Thursday, April 28, and Friday, April 29.

Both performances will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the school, 1919 Northcliff Drive.

Tickets are $3 and will be available at the door.

"Once on This Island," written by Lynn Ahrens with music by Stephen Flaherty, is a theatrical Caribbean adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale "The Little Mermaid." The one-act musical is further based on the novel "My Love, My Love" by Rosa Guy.

Members of the Northland High School production's cast include Kwame Addo, Whitney Andrea, Jahmez Barnett, Precious Boateng, Quincy Brown, Javelle Bruce, Jacquel Bryant, Rickie Carroll, Chrysta Cook, Ann Cooper, Tana Goss, Tyree Goss, Stephanie Harris, Rex Hassell, Johnet Howard, DeRico Hughlett, Osayamen Igbinigie, Abdirasaq Jama, Timothy Justice, Tiara McCloud, Phoebe Mesecher, LaTaja Owens, Kenny Pea, Shareefa Rufai, Kay Shanda, Alexis Smith, Jasmine Smith, Ashlee Thompson, Veronica Washington, Jaylen Ward and Jeff Whitehead.