Our Season - Production Details:

July 10 - August 3, 2008
Thursday-Saturday, 7:30 PM
Saturday & Sunday Matinee, 2:00 PM
Tickets $30

Virginia Samford Theatre
1116 26th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35205

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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

Travel to an enchanted world filled with mystery and magic with Disney’s Beauty and the Beast! Based on the Academy award-winning animated feature, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is a charming love story filled with incredible costumes, beautiful sets and bubbly music. Sing along with entertaining characters like Lumiere and Mrs. Potts performing favorites like “Be Our Guest” and “Tale as Old as Time.” This modern classic is delightful fun for the entire family. Enjoy a tale as old as time that proves true love can break all barriers.

Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice
Book by Linda Woolverton

Special thanks to the National Endowment for the Arts, the Gloria Narramore Moody Foundation, The Summit and Vulcan Materials Company

Acting Company :
Belle - Sarah Lee Schmitz
Beast - Matthew Salmela
Gaston - Christopher Deaton
Lumiere - Kyle Holman
Mrs. Potts - Tam DeBolt
Cogsworth - Jeff Johnson
Maurice - Michael Flowers
Babette - Katherine Mears
Wardrobe - Leah Luker
Le Fou - Chris Sams
Monsieur D'Arque/Fight Director - Justin Buchs
Silly Girl - Anna Joy Blackmon
Silly Girl - Audrey Cardwell
Silly Girl - Elise Zieman
Ensemble - Jon Caspian, Leigh Anne Ervin, Dany Egli, Davis Haines, Sierra Riggs, Mark Zekoff
Pit Singers - Nathaniel Benton, Howard Green, Kristy White, Sara Oliver
Chip - Alex Jones
Chip Understudy - Maria Caiola

Children (12 and under) receive half-price tickets to the Saturday (2:00 PM) matinee performances - July 12, 19, 26 & August 2.

Disney's Beauty and the Beast Packages:

Be Our Guest Add-On: $5 (per ticket) ALL DATES SOLD OUT!
Enjoy sweet treats and pictures with Disney's Beauty and the Beast characters in the Virginia Samford Theatre courtyard before each Saturday matinee performance (July 12, 19, 26 and August 2 @ 1:00 PM). MUST BE PURCHASED 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE. Remember to bring your camera!

Tea with Mrs. Potts: $40 (per person) ALL DATES SOLD OUT!
Time for a tea party! Join us for Tea with Mrs. Potts, including a catered lunch and tea (for a minimum of 8 and maximum of 20 guests) on the Virginia Samford Theatre stage which will be transformed into the storybook setting of Disney's Beauty and the Beast. Enjoy a visit from "Mrs. Potts" who'll have some very special surprises for you and your guests, along with dessert and pictures with Disney characters in the courtyard. You'll also receive tickets to that afternoon's matinee performance of Disney's Beauty and the Beast (July 12, 19, 26 and August 2 @ 12:00 PM). Ten-day advanced booking is suggested.

Dinner with Belle: $60 (per person) ALL DATES SOLD OUT!
It's a fairytale dream come true! Join us for Dinner with Belle, featuring a catered meal (for a minimum of 8 and maximum of 20 guests) on the Virginia Samford Theatre stage, which will be transformed into the storybook setting of Disney's Beauty and the Beast. Enjoy a visit from "Belle" who'll have some very special surprises for you and your guests along with dessert in the courtyard. You'll also receive tickets to that evening's performance of Disney's Beauty and the Beast (July 12, 19, 26 and August 2 @ 12:00 PM). Ten-day advanced booking is suggested.

For complete details or to book your package, please contact the RMTC Sales Manager at 205-324-2424.