Beauty and the Beast (Disney's)

Built in 2004 and totally refurbished in 2016, this is a beautifully designed, critically acclaimed all-inclusive package of sets, props, costumes, sound effects, and all magical illusions, available as a complete package or in component packages (all sets and props, or all costumes - not individual items). The set design by J Branson intentionally evokes the milieu of the original Disney film, and the entire package provides a magical environment for this exquisite all-family classic.

Scenery

This evocative sets designed by J Branson, is strongly based on animated film. Includes a great mix of drops and hard scenery allowing for speedy transitions and flexible stage sizes.

  • Built: 2004/2016

  • Movement: Flying units / rolling units / crew-actor motivated

  • Offstage space: 16’ LT & RT / 10’x30’ US / ancillary spaces

  • Number of Trucks: * 3- 53’ air-ride

  • # Line sets used: 29

  • Groundrow: None

  • Portals: 4

  • Load-in crew: 20- carps / 4-elecs / 3-props / 4-fly / 4-wardrobe

  • Load-in time: 16 hours

  • Show crew: 6-carps / 2-elecs / 3-props / 4-wardrobe

  • Fly crew: 4 to 5

*See Space requirements for Logistic requirements
  • Built: 2004/2016

  • Supported cast: 14-principal / 15+female / 20+male

  • Shipping: 10 containers

  • Alterations: Some seam allowances / no enchanted character alts

  • Principal size range: As per character

  • # Ensemble Bottoms: As per above numbers

  • # Ensemble Tops: As per above numbers

  • Shoes: None

  • Wigs: None


Costumes

Costumes by Tiia E. Torchia depict the main characters with silhouettes and color choices that specifically evoke the original animated film, but are filled with amusing details and exquisite variety. All of the magical household objects are included, in costumes suitable for dancing “Be Our Guest.” The costume package was designed for a cast of 40,  including several children for the village scenes.

Properties

  • Built: 2004/2016

  • Offstage space: See scenery

  • # of road boxes: 4-containers

  • Furniture: Yes

  • Expendables: None

  • Specialty Items: Maurices Invention / wilting rose

  • Individual items for rent: None

Drops

  • Built: 2004/2016

  • # of drops: 20

  • Types of goods: Muslins/ velour/ scrims/ cut portals

  • Size range: Individual hanger to full stage

  • Shipping: 6-hampers

225 W. Douglas • Suite 202 Wichita, KS 67202

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