The fairy tale springs to life in a fast-paced musical version, presented by Plaza Theatrical Productions, Saturday, Jan. 12, 11 a.m. $10. The Show Place at the Bellmore Movies, 222 Pettit Ave., Bellmore. 599-6870 or www.plazatheatrical.com.
The beloved tale, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2 p.m. $9. Merrick Theatre & Center for the Arts, 2222 Hewlett Ave., Merrick. 868-6400.
The Little Mermaid
The charming story of the adventurous mermaid, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2 p.m. $10, $12 at door. BroadHollow Theatre, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont. (631) 581-2700 orwww.broadhollow.org.
Jack Hanna’s Into The Wild Live
America’s favorite zookeeper shares insights into some of his animal friends, Saturday, Jan. 12, 1 p.m. The show features his beloved animal companions, as well as fascinating and humorous stories and footage from his adventures around the world. $59.50, $49.50 and $29.50. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury. (800) 745-300 or www.livenation.com.
Pajama Story Time
Come dressed in comfy pjs for some bedtime stories, Thursday, Jan. 17, 7 p.m. For ages 3 through Kindergarten, with parent. Registration required. Baldwin Public Library, 2385 Grand Ave., Baldwin. 223-6228.