Junior Members Present Beauty and the Beast

Studio Players is presenting a fun and comedic adaptation of the beloved tale, Beauty and the Beast.  Performances are at 1:30 and 3:30 PM on Saturdays and Sundays, February 12, 13, 19 and 20.

Forests, castles and magical gardens await in this entertaining story about a young girl who finds an unlikely friend in the dreaded Beast. Enchanted and enchanting characters help our young heroine discover the truth about love and loyalty, and the gift that kindness brings. Lots of surprises, hilarious characters, and some unexpected twists make this an event that will appeal to boys as well as girls.

Written by Michele L. Vacca, based on the book by Madame Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve and directed by Daisy Bourne, this production of Beauty and the Beast is sure to delight every member of the family. All tickets are $8, with discounts available for groups of 20 or more that prepay. You can reserve in advance by calling the box office at 973-744-9752. Studio Playhouse is located at 14 Alvin Place, off Valley Road near the A&P, in Upper Montclair.  www.studioplayhouse.org.

Beauty and the Beast is a Special Magic Trunk show fully produced by our junior members. Our junior members are between 6 and 18 and have no as of yet graduated high school. An adult mentor supervises, but all work is done by the students.