BY ADRIJA CHAKRABARTY
"HOOLIGAN Theatre Company’s production of “The Little Mermaid” will take place both under the sea and under the stars.
Recreating the Broadway rendition of the famous children’s tale, HOOLIGAN will perform the show – along with its classic Alan Menken score – Thursday to Saturday at the Sunset Canyon Recreation Center Amphitheater. The cast, led by vocal coaches, used a variety of strategies to strengthen their vocal performances, project their voices in the outdoors and give depth to Ariel and other characters.
Sylvia Camacho, a first-year English student who plays Ariel in the show, said some of her earliest memories come from her experiences singing in a church choir. Camacho never formally took vocal lessons; however, singing has always been a part of her life, making her in some ways similar to Ariel, the mermaid princess whose voice is the driving force in the musical’s plot."
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First-year English student Sylvia Camacho plays Ariel in Hooligan Theatre Company's production of "The Little Mermaid." Despite never having taken formal vocal lessons, Camacho said singing has always been a part of her life and she identifies with Ariel's attachment to her voice. (Farida Saleh/Daily Bruin)
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