Beauty and the Beast is a live, Broadway-style stage show recreating the magic and music of the classic Disney film. You’ll see all of your favorite characters such as Belle, Lumiere and even the Beast himself!
Beauty and the Beast brings the magic of Broadway to the Disney’s Hollywood Studios. If you’ve never had the chance to experience a real Broadway show, this is a pretty good alternative!
You can experience all of the magical moments of the classic film in a whole new way—everything from the enchanting story and memorable characters to the breathtaking scenery and unforgettable songs.
The Beauty and the Beast stage show made its debut in Disneyland in 1992 (a year after the feature film was released). The show proved so popular that it inspired the development of the live Broadway production, which began its run concurrent to the debut of the Disney’s Hollywood Studios version. The Broadway show is still running, having played nearly 5,000 performances. It is currently the longest running American musical on Broadway, and the sixth longest running show in Broadway history
Beauty and the Beast has the distinction of being the first animated film to be nominated for the Best Picture Academy Award.