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Theater review: ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Here’s my review of the touring version of Beauty and the Beast, in Daytona Beach through tonight:

By Elizabeth Maupin
Elizabeth Maupin on Theater

Clearly the good folks at Disney didn’t have a lot of latitude when they were naming Beauty and the Beast, the international megahit that has come to Daytona Beach in a bus-and-truck production this week. But I wonder if they had any idea how appropriate their title was going to be.

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The Sentinel talks to Keith Kirkwood

Here’s a link to a little interview the Sentinel’s Matt Palm did with Orlando actor Keith Kirkwood, who’s touring with Beauty and the Beast. It comes to Daytona early next week.

Opening this weekend (and soon thereafter)

Now that PlayFest is over there’s lots else going on, and here’s a look:

  • Torch Song Trilogy, Breakthrough
  • Comic Potential, Seminole State
  • The Odd Couple, Osceola Center for the Arts
  • Spring Awakening, Queer Quills
  • Project Spotlight, UCF
  • The Boys Next Door, Theatre Winter Haven
  • Yow Dance
  • The Elves and the Shoemaker, Patchwork Productions
  • Ramona Quimby, Orlando Rep
  • Wiley and the Hairy Man, Storybook Theater
  • Beauty and the Beast national tour, Daytona Beach
  • Jack and the Beanstalk, Pinocchio’s

And here are specifics:

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