Beauty and the Beast Comes to Shubert Theater

Paige Kissinger

Staff Writer

The Shubert Theater in New Haven is bringing the 1991 animated film Beauty and the Beast to stage this coming March. It is an international production that has performed to over 35 million people worldwide in 13 countries. Performances will be on March 5 at 7:30, March 6 at 7:30, March 7 at 2:00 and 7:30, and March 8 at 2:00. This performance puts Terrence Mann as Beast, Burke Moses as Gaston, Susan Egan as Belle, and many others to the spotlight. Songs include “Be Our Guest,” “Human Again,” “Gaston” and the title number. This production was nominated for many awards since it first started in 1993, and won for Best Costume Design in 1994. People gave this production 4.5 stars out of 5 and named it fantastic. Others said that it was “unforgettable” and a “beautiful production of the classic movie.” It is about two hours long with a 20 minute intermission. Ticket prices start at $20 and can only be purchased through the Shubert Box Office or Ticketmaster. Event details may change at any time, so always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets. If you’re looking for a great production, you should definitely attend!