Beauty and the Beast at the Pantages Theater
Disney's smash Broadway musical Beauty and the Beast is coming to the Hollywood Pantages Theatre starting on Nov. 13 and running through Nov. 22. The hit Broadway production will feature the animated film’s Academy Award-winning score with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by the late Howard Ashman, with additional songs with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Tim Rice. Get your tickets here. Beauty and the Beast is the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped in a spell placed by an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity. Beauty and the Beast has become an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 21 countries. For newcomers to Los Angeles, attending the show is also a chance to go inside the fabulous Pantages Theater, an art deco masterpiece built in 1930. Make sure and walk around the two-story lobby and look up inside the theater at the intricate ceiling and ornate chandelier!