Originally opening at Broadway's Palace Theatre with stars
Susan Egan and
Beauty and the Beast was nominated for nine Tony Awards in 1994, winning for Ann Hould-Ward's costume design.
At left are current Belle-actress
Christy Carlson Romano and CEO Michael Eisner, with actors
Mary Stout and
Gary Beach. Below, composer
Alan Menken, former Beast's
James Barbour and
Chuck Wagner, and director
Robert Jess Roth at the ESPN Zone located at 1472 Broadway in New York City's Times Square.
All photos are by Aubrey Reuben.