Beauty and the Beast

Musical
Original
A beautiful young woman takes the place of her imprisoned father in the castle of a beast, who is really a cursed prince. She teaches him to be courteous and respectful, and they fall in love, in this stage adaptation of the animated Disney film, based on the classic fairy tale.
  • Book: Linda Woolverton
  • Music: Alan Menken
  • Lyrics: Howard Ashman, Tim Rice

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1994 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1994 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Nominee
1994 Outstanding Choreography Nominee
1994 Outstanding Lyrics Nominee
1994 Outstanding Music Nominee
1994 Outstanding Musical Nominee
1994 Outstanding Orchestrations Nominee
1994 Outstanding Orchestrations Nominee
1994 Outstanding Sound Design Nominee
1994 Outstanding Special Effects Nominee
1994 Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1994 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Nominee
Theatre World
1994 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1994 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1994 Actress in a Musical Nominee
1994 Book of a Musical Nominee
1994 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Winner
1994 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1994 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1994 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1994 Musical Nominee
1994 Original Score Nominee

Grosses

Week Ending Week Number This Week Gross Potential Gross Diff $ Avg Ticket Top Ticket Seats Sold Seats in Theatre Perfs Previews % Cap This Week Diff % cap
Jul 29, 2007 9 $1,041,283.00 $1,012,000.00 -$98,216.00 $86.20 $175.00 12080 1509 8 0 100.07% -0.01%
Jul 22, 2007 8 $1,139,499.00 $1,012,000.00 $44,375.00 $94.31 $175.00 12082 1509 8 0 100.08% 0.19%
Jul 15, 2007 7 $1,095,124.00 $1,012,000.00 $73,024.00 $90.81 $175.00 12059 1509 8 0 99.89% 0.08%
Jul 8, 2007 6 $1,022,100.00 $1,012,000.00 $62,049.00 $84.83 $175.00 12049 1509 8 0 99.81% 0.49%