Be Our Guest! The much-anticipated annual drama production by the North Main Drama Club is almost here!
The North Main Elementary Drama Club will present Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR at Central Valley Elementary School on Saturday, February 11 at 7 p.m. and on Sunday, February 12 at 2 p.m. Admission is free. This production is Disney’s retelling of the traditional French tale, La Belle et la Bête. It features the beloved songs “Be Our Guest” and “Beauty and the Beast,” and an Oscar and Grammy Award-winning musical score by Alan Menken, with lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice.
Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR is a fully staged and costumed production performed by 81 North Main Elementary students. It features Charlotte Scanlon as Belle; David Lanuti as the Beast; Rory Nowosielski as Gaston; Sol Cabassa as Lefou; Dillon Seman as Maurice; Liam McPeek as Lumiere; Shane Lauterbach as Cogsworth; Sophia Theokas as Mrs. Potts; Anthony Proia as Chip; Ashley Castillo as Madame de la Grande Bouche; and Grace Protiva as Babette.
The production is directed by Pat Murray, with choreography by Christine Lauterbach, artistic design by Elizabeth Pesce, and is produced by Kathy Fisher and Lara Torello. It features the creative efforts of many community volunteers: costume design by Kathy Fisher and Linda Gordon; set design by Albert Murray and Elizabeth Pesce; and accompaniment by Richard and Tyler Schacher.
Central Valley Elementary School is located at 45 Route 32 in Central Valley, NY.