The Little Mermaid Reviews

“A grand surf-n-turf spectacle…puts most other versions of the Disney musical to shame”
Highly Recommended
Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times “Another home run…sweet, sentimental, fun and perfect for the entire family”
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Tuesdays with Corti: How Do We Do It?

Yesterday, the Paramount office was buzzing with excitement upon the phenomenally successful Sunday night opening of The Little Mermaid! I’ve been writing here the last few weeks of the astounding merits of this production ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Our Biggest Yet

Monday night, sitting in the dark at the back of the theatre watching tech rehearsal for a wonder of a production, ladies and gentlemen, Disney’s The Little Mermaid! This team of creatives, working together ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Animating the Inanimate

As the sun set last night, Paramount’s staff and design team for The Little Mermaid gathered to see the final run-through of the work in our Copley Theatre space. I’m telling ya, in the ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Vote

On this historic Election Day, all I or anyone else can think about is voting. So go do it. Vote. Don’t give this a pass. It’s too important. There is ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Cubs & A Closing

The first day of November is bright and shining warm sunny rays through the place as my black cat Shorty (spirit animal to Zoolander, I swear) basks and sunbathes photogenically on the floor by the ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: One Closes, Another Opens

After six months of being “ol’ hop along” on crutches here, yours truly was finally checked into the hospital early Friday morning and had a hip replacement surgery so successful that he ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Jeff Wins

A day late and a dollar short again! I am still recovering from the Jeffs Monday night and my day yesterday! If I weren’t so exhilarated, I’d be exhausted! Finally crashed ... Read More

Paramount Wins 3 Jeff Awards!

PARAMOUNT WINS 3 JEFF AWARDS FOR THE 2015-16 BROADWAY SERIES WE FEEL PRETTY, OH SO PRETTY! Chicago’s Joseph Jefferson Awards announced the 2015-16 Jeff Award winners. All four of our 2015-16 Broadway Series productions ... Read More