Beauty and the Beast has some amazing costumes! With all of the enchanted castle dwellers, there are endless possibilities for creativity. Check out how the Tissue Box Costume was made step by step.
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Poor, Provincial Life
Beauty and the Beast takes place in a completely different place and time. Today we met with Dr. Bibbee from the University of North Alabama to learn a little bit more about what life would have been like for the people in the village where Belle grew up. Join us for some insight into whetherContinue reading “Poor, Provincial Life”
ma cherie, mademoiselle
We’re learning and working on our French accents! Beauty and the Beast, the book on which the play and musical are based, takes place in France, so, of course, we need to add some authenticity. Listen to some tips with our guest on sounding French, and then listen as our students take a crack atContinue reading “ma cherie, mademoiselle”
Beauty and the Beast: The Tale as Old As Time
Beauty and the Beast is forever synonymous with those words “Tale as Old as Time.” Is it though? What was actually the start of the story of Belle and her Beast? Let’s find out.