One Act, Book Musical, Rated G
Broadway Junior Version
Be Our Guest! The Academy Award-winning film comes to life in this romantic and beloved take on the classic fairytale. (60 MINUTE VERSION FOR YOUNG PERFORMERS)
Step into the enchanted world of Disney's Beauty And The Beast JR. Featuring
songs from the Academy Award-winning animated feature, this stage
version includes music by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along
with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice.
The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the
Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an
the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he
will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the
Beast does not
learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all
With many fun
supporting roles allowing students to play objects inside the castle –
Cogsworth the clock, Lumiere the candelabra, and a host of others – as
well as opportunities to expand the cast by adding villagers, servants
(including dancing flatware), and narrators, this "tale as old as time"
is filled with spectacular costume and set opportunities. Even when
staged simply, Disney's Beauty And The Beast JR. offers students a great introduction to musical
theatre, using familiar songs and characters to guide them through their
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L. Frank Baum, the author of the The Wizard of Oz, couldn't swim. He always smoked a cigar when he was wading in the water so he could tell when he was getting in too deep.