Mermaid Delores DeLago: the Toast of Chicago

The brilliant brainchild of the Divine Miss M, the one and only Bette Midler, created from a desperate, desperate need for attention and applause.  The one and only Delores DeLago, the toast of Chicago…I mean seriously, who can resist a mermaid kickline!



Pond Wife

Just a quick hop across the pond.  In Brighton, Oxford and London, a show about mermaids and pop music from the 90’s, what’s not to love!?!  Holly and Ted have come up with a super fun adaptation of the Little Mermaid.  This is fringe theater at it’s best. According to their website: “It’s 1997 and […]

Ann Blyth is helped into her fishtail on set of Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid. Ann only practiced swimming in the tail for about a week before shooting began. (Image via Dr. Macro)

Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid

via 1948 Classic Mermaid from Universal Pictures… “While highly engrossing, the film is also very lighthearted and a bit fluffy, which makes it a delight to watch. It isn’t absolutely packed with laughs and it isn’t a grand, award-worthy piece of cinema either, but it’s never dull. It contains a lot of great, witty […]

A Survival Guide for Landlocked Mermaids

by Margot Datz This one is for the ladies! Sometimes we may need a little nudge to help us get in touch with our inner mermaid… “In A Survival Guide for Landlocked Mermaids, artist Margot Datz sees the she-nymph within, struggling to emerge, and in a swirl of whimsical and witty wisdom, lovingly offers tips […]

Landlocked Mermaids


Splash – vintage 80’s Mermaid

A Ron Howard film “She Was The Woman Of His Dreams – She Had Large Dark Eyes, A Beautiful Smile And A Great Pair Of Fins.” “Allen Bauer is rescued from drowning as a young boy off Cape Cod by a young mermaid. Years later he returns to the same location, and once again manages […]