Madera South High School opens ‘Once on this Island’

Wendy Alexander/The Madera Tribune Jenna Valencia, Goddess of Earth, center, rehearses a musical number with the cast of MSTC Theatre’s production of “Once On This Island” at Madera South High. The production opened on Thursday evening.


The Madera South Theatre Company’s latest production, “Once on this Island,” opened Thursday, March 15 at 7 p.m. in the Madera South High School Theatre.

The musical combines elements of Romeo and Juliet and the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, The Little Mermaid. It concerns a peasant girl on a tropical island, who uses the power of love to bring together people of different social classes.

The production will run from March 15-18 and March 7 p.m. A 2 p.m. matinee will play on March 24.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for students. Reserve tickets may be purchased on or at the Box Office.