Beauty and the Beast next in Broadway series

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Broadway at the Orpheum is in full swing at the landmark Sioux City theater, with tickets and subscriptions now available. See for information.

The next show will be Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m.

Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this eye-popping smash hit Broadway spectacle has won the hearts of over 35 million people worldwide. This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers including "Be Our Guest" and the beloved title song. Experience the romance and enchantment of Disney's modern masterpiece.

Other shows coming in the series include:

* Shrek the Musical, Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m., based on the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks film that started it all, brings the hilarious story of everyone's favorite ogre to life on stage.

* Dreamgirls, March 12 at 7:30 p.m. Full of onstage joy and backstage drama, the sensational new production of Dreamgirls tells the story of an up-and-coming 1960s girl singing group, and the triumphs and tribulations that come with fame and fortune.

* Rock of Ages, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. The worldwide party musical features a mix of 28 rockin' '80s tunes such as "Don't Stop Believin," "We Built This City," "Wanted Dead or Alive," "Here I Go Again," and "Can't Fight This Feeling."

* The Addams Family, May 21 at 7:30 p.m., a smash-hit musical comedy that brings the darkly delirious world of Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Grandma, Wednesday, Pugsley and, of course, Lurch to spooky and spectacular life.