On Saturday, May 4th the entire cast of The Little Mermaid Jr. kicked off Chico's annual Pioneer Day Parade with a live performance of "Under the Sea!"
Bella Moes playing Ariel and Dylan Henson playing Prince Eric prepare to wow the audience at the audience at the 2013 Alumni Dinner at Canyon Oaks Country Club on May 2.
From left: Bella Moes (Ariel), Zoe Karch (Scuttle), Ella R. Shapiro (Sebastian), and Dylan Henson (Prince Eric) introduce themselves to the audience.
Zoe Karch (Scuttle) is an expert when it comes to "Human Stuff."
Bella Moes (Ariel) has the audience in awe as she sings "Part of Your World."
From right: Dylan Henson (Prince Eric) gets a little help from Ella R. Shapiro (Sebastian) and Zoe Karch (Scuttle) in learning Bella Moes' (Ariel's) name in "Kiss the Girl."
Ella R. Shapiro (Sebastian) tries to convince Dylan Henson (Prince Eric) to "Kiss the Girl."
Flounder, played by Annika Edstrom, and Sebastian, played by Ella Shapiro (far right), along with the rest of the sea creatures, put the spotlight on the hot crustacean band in "Under the Sea."
Director Lisa Schmidt takes some time to work on choreography with the cast of The Little Mermaid Jr.
The sea creatures get down to business while rehearsing "Under the Sea."
Sebastian and Flounder tell Ariel why "it's better down where it's wetter, under the sea." (Left to right) Ella Shapiro, Bella Moes, and Annika Edstrom.
Sebastian, Ariel, and Flounder dance with the rest of the sea creatures and the Mersisters in rehearsal for "Under the Sea."
After Ray Kurzweil's multimedia presentation on April 12 at Laxson Auditorium, fans lined up to get their copy of How To Create a Mind signed.
Fans couldn't get enough of Ray Kurzweil and continued to asked questions even after the Q & A!
Ray Kurzweil poses with fans during his book signing.
More fans continue to ask Ray Kurzweil questions on his topic "The Acceleration of Technology in the 21st Century: The Impact on Business, the Economy, and Society & How to Retain Our Humanity Through it."
Members of the Sonic Ukes & Friends and Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain come together in the Laxson lobby before the show, for a quick meet and greet on April 11, 2013. The Sonic Ukes & Friends were invited to play as the "opening act," prior to the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain and were thrilled to do so.
Members of the Sonic Ukes & Friends play their ukuleles for the preshow audience in the Laxson lobby.
Members of the Sonic Ukes & Friends invite audience members to sing along as they perform a preshow in the Laxon lobby on April 11, 2013.