A popular panto long before it got the Disney treatment. An enchanting fairy tale for all the family. Once upon a time the beautiful Belle stumbles across someone big, hairy and a little bit scary lurking in the forest. Dame Twiggy and the villagers swiftly launch a brave but ever-so-unnecessary rescue attempt! Can the beast be tamed? Can Belleâs heart be claimed? Can the evil sorceress Botoxia be restrained? All will be revealed in this magical adventure full of slapstick humour, sparkling sets, sumptuous costumes and sing-a-long songs. Laughter, romance, song and dance... sorcerers, lumberjacks, toxic monkeys and a beast... this story has it all!Performers Ignatius Anthony, Roger Delves-Broughton, Jai Vethamony.
Company Mercury Theatre Company. Author Janice Dunn. Design Foxton. Lighting Ceri James. Musical Director Graeme du Fresne. Sound Gary Dixon.