Once on This Island

Performance Dates
Opening Performance

As the show opens, a child is terrified by a tropical storm, and the community comes together to comfort her with a story. On an island where people are separated by color and class, the four Gods (Earth, Water, Love and Death) place a bet. A young girl leaves her humble upbringing to pursue her true love, the Prince, only to be faced with an impossible choice. With Calypso-flavored music and fantastical storytelling, Once on This Island is a celebration of hope and kindness that will nourish your soul.

Production Information

Show Type
Approximate Running Time
95 minutes


Mama Euralie
Tonton Julian
Young Ti Moune
Understudy Ti Moune, Young Ti Moune
Understudy Daniel
Understudy Asaka, Mama Euralie
Understudy Agwe, Armand
Understudy Erzulie, Andrea
Understudy Papa Ge, Tonton Julian

Creative Team

Set Designer
Costume Designer
Choreographer for musicals
Sound Designer
Book Writer
Lighting Designer
Mask Designer
Fight and Intimacy Director
Fight and Intimacy Director
Assistant Costume Designer
Adapted From
"My Love, My Love" by Rosa Guy
Stage Manager
Assistant Stage Manager
Props Designer/Master