Benefit sponsorships are here!
You or your organization can support NWT's digital annual benefit, Bring On Tomorrow, on May 22, 2021! Learn how by clicking here.
November 16 - December 03, 2007
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice
Book by Linda Woolverton
Originally Directed by Robert Jess Roth
Originally Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions
Join us for our Intergenerational Production of Disney’s Beauty & The Beast featuring a unique cast of 53 children, teens and adults including Cleveland’s own Kevin Kelly performing as the Beast and Trinidad Snider as the enchanting Belle. Based on the Academy Award winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs from the film, written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman. Artistic Director, Bob Navis Jr., will transport cast members and audiences alike to the lovely French provincial town where the beautiful Belle lives with her father – an eccentric inventor. When her father doesn’t return from a trip to the local fair, Belle rushes off to find him. To her dismay, she discovers he is being held captive in an old castle by a horrible beast. She trades her freedom for his and the “tale as old as time” begins….magical rose, dancing silverware and all!
Fall Intergenerational Production, ages 7 and up
Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com
Donations of all sizes create artistic opportunities for hundreds of youth and adults each year.
Become a Volunteer
Near West Theatre was founded on volunteer support, and it sustains us to this day. Discover the ways to get involved.
Every show, every program, every event is made possible by donors like you. Monthly gifts make a sustaining impact!
Our journey started with a big vision and a small seed. Over 43 years later, that vision has transformed thousands of lives and a near west side community.
1 of 22