Beauty and the Beast; a Roaring Success

Mrs. Potts, Played by Sarah Rossi, Lumiere, played by Michael Henshaw, and Cogsworth, played by Jack Zimmer, are human again. Credits: Deena Bell
The prince, Aidan Gerard, can’t believe the spell is broken. Credits: Deena Bell
The Beast, played by Aidan Gerard, and Gaston, played by Eric Lange, fight. Credits: Deena Bell
Gaston, played by Eric Lange, and the villagers get ready to storm the castle. Credits: Deena Bell
Belle, played by Tess Adams, and the Beast, played by Aidan Gerard, are nervous as they start to dance. Credits: Deena Bell
Monsieur d’Arque, played by Ayden Roche, takes the money from Gaston as they sing “Maison des Lunes.” Credits: Deena Bell
Lumiere, played by Michael Henshaw and Mrs. Potts, played by Sarah Rossi, sing “Something There” as Chip, played by Amanda Roche, looks out into the audience. Credits: Deena Bell
Belle, played by Tess Adams, reads King Arthur to the Beast, played by Aidan Gerard. Credits: Deena Bell
The Beast, played by Aidan Gerard, sings “If I Can’t Love Her” Credits: Deena Bell
The rose, played by itself, starts to wilt. Credits: Deena Bell
Lefou, played by Evan Teplensky, and Gaston, played by Eric Lange, dance themselves offstage to the end of the number - Gaston. Credits: Deena Bell
Gaston, played by Eric Lange, shows off his muscles as the cast sings and dances to “Gaston.” Credits: Deena Bell
The Silly Girls, played by Dayna Gorbutt, Julianna Austin and Sofia Singer dance. Credits: Deena Bell
Cogsworth, played by Jack Zimmer, and Lumiere, played by Michael Henshaw, are at odds over Maurices’ presence in the castle. Credits: Deena Bell
Babette, played by Kaitlyn Thayer, sits on a stunned Maurices’ lap. Maurice is played by Liam Quinn-Wohl. Credits: Deena Bell
Performing “Be Our Guest” Credits: Deena Bell

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.— On the same weekend the cinematic live action Beauty and the Beast movie made its debut in theaters, North Salem’s Golden Stage Society held its performances of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, The Broadway Musical. The musical featured Aidan Gerard as Beast, Tess Adams as Belle.

Shows were held March 17, 18 and 19 at the high school.

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