Enter the Count Basie Theatre and travel into the enchanted world of this modern classic presented by Phoenix for two weekends this Spring.
Become entranced in the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. Feel the magic of a Beast who can end a curse and transform back into his former self – IF he learns to love and be loved. But, feel the clock tick. For if the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity.
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 13 countries. Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature, the stage version features all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice. .
This “tale as old as time” is filled with the beautiful sounds of a full, live orchestra, dazzles with spectacular costumes and a gorgeous set, AND at its core Disney’s Beauty and the Beast offers a great opportunity to bring your entire community together for family theatre at its best.