How long is Beauty and the Beast Jr play?
The 60-minute musical, designed for middle-school aged performers, is based on the 1994 Broadway production and Disney’s 1991 animated feature film.
Does Maurice sing in Beauty and the Beast Jr?
Maurice is an aging and eccentric inventor, but more importantly, the adoring and protective father of Belle. This is a non-solo singing role which is perfect for the student who can have fun interpreting this crazy old man while conveying some very strong emotions: fear and fatherly love.
How did Belle get to the castle?
Not wanting to be the wife of that boorish, brainless man, she runs off into an open field, where Philippe finds her. Seeing the horse without her father, Belle pleads the horse to take her to where her father is. Belle rides to a mysterious castle on Philippe in possible of finding her father.