DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
The smash hit Broadway musical returns to Detroit’s Fisher Theatre
March 25 – 30
Tickets on sale Friday, December 6!
Detroit, MI, December 3, 2013 – Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, is returning to Detroit! Produced by NETworks Presentations, this elaborate theatrical production will come to life on stage at the Fisher Theatre, March 25 - 30. Tickets will go on sale Friday, December 6 at 10 a.m. at all Ticketmaster locations, by phone at 1-800-982-2787, online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.broadwayindetroit.com, and at the Fisher Theatre box office
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast features the animated film’s Academy Award®-winning score with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by the late Howard Ashman, with additional songs composed by Alan Menken and lyrics by Tim Rice. The book is written by Linda Woolverton.
The original creators of the Broadway production are together again for this new touring production. The play is directed by Rob Roth and choreographed by Matt West, with costume design by Ann Hould-Ward (Tony Award® winner for her work on Disney’s Beauty and the Beast), lighting design by Natasha Katz (three-time Tony Award® winner), scenic design by
Stanley A. Meyer, sound design by John Petrafesa Jr.
and music supervision by Michael Kosarin.
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped in a spell placed by an enchantress. If 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 eternity.
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast has become an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 22 countries and has been translated into 9 different languages. This production launched in February 2010 and has been seen by over 2 million people while playing over 1,000 performances in all 50 United States and 6 Canadian Provinces.
Performance times for Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, appearing March 25 – 30, 2014 at the Fisher Theatre, located at 3011 W. Grand Blvd., in Detroit, are:
- Tuesday through Saturday performances at 7:30 p.m.
- No evening performance on Thursday
- Thursday matinee at 1:00 p.m.
- Saturday matinee at 2:00 p.m.
- Sunday matinee at 1:00 p.m.
- Sunday evening performance at 6:30 p.m.
Tickets for Disney’s Beauty and the Beast range from $29 to $89 and will go on sale Friday, Dec. 6 at 10 a.m. at all Ticketmaster locations, by phone at 1-800-982-2787, online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.broadwayindetroit.com, and at the Fisher Theatre box officeA limited number of premium seats will be available through Ticketmaster and at the box office. For group sales (12 or more) please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (313) 871-1132. Performance schedule, prices and cast are subject to change without notice.
The Broadway In Detroit Series at the Fisher Theatre is sponsored by Chrysler. As part of this sponsorship, “Broadway In Detroit” meets “Imported from Detroit,” with the latest and hottest Chrysler vehicles on display at the theatre.
For more information, please visit www.broadwayindetroit.com www.BeautyAndTheBeastOnTour.com.
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