Beauty and the Beast (Young Vic version)
A magical re-telling of the story of Beauty and the Beast, with music by Mick Sands drawn from traditional French folk melodies.
This edition contains the original version of the play, first performed at the Young Vic, London, in 1996. The play was substantially revised by Laurence Boswell in a version first performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2003, which is available here.
Extra Content: Laurence Boswell talks about writing and staging Beauty and the Beast in an interview for StageTalk TV here.
'Hard to imagine a more hauntingly beautiful children's showDaily Telegraph
'Ensures that the Young Vic Theatre retains its reputation for the best Christmas shows'Evening Standard
1 Dec 1996Size: 198mm x 128mm
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