Aurora Opera Theatre Family Opera: Beautybeast with music by Mozart

by Public User Archive

Aurora Opera is pleased to announce that the 2010-2011 Family Opera will be Beautybeast by librettist/lyricist Amy Rosenberg Chartoff with music by W.A. Mozart (The Magic Flute and Marriage of Figaro).

The story is that of the well-known tale of Beauty and the Beast. According to Chartoff, in this production, “A gentle, courageous girl goes to live in the palace of a hideous beast in order to help her father keep a promise. The Beast helps Beauty to learn that outward appearances are not as important as kindness and a mystical transformation happens.”

Based on the version by Jeanne-Marie La Prince de Beaumont.

Sung in English with English Supertitles projected.

Date: March 5

Time: 2:00 and 4:00 pm

Location: Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre

Attire: Casual

Ticket/Pricing Information:

$12 Adults, $5 Children

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