Beauty and the Beast review at Salisbury Playhouse – ‘handsome, female-led panto’

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Joseph Black and Liberty Buckland in Beauty and the Beast at Salisbury Playhouse.

Lesley Bates writes for The Stage: This year, Salisbury Playhouse’s version of Beauty and the Beast kicks out traditional male hero, sidekick and villain. The Beast of the title – the imposing but not too scary Joseph Black – barely gets a look-in despite his importance to the plot. Instead, the show is led by Liberty… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast review at Salisbury Playhouse – ‘handsome, female-led panto’

Beauty and The Beast Salisbury Playhouse 2018-2019

CAST Joseph Black Ralph Bogard Liberty Buckland Helen Colby Richard Ede Henry Lawes Ashley Ruckles Nerine Skinner Alex Wadham  CREATIVES Director Ryan McBryde Designer James Button Writer Andrew Pollard Musical Director & Arranger Christopher Peake Choreographer Nicky Griffiths Lighting Designer David W Kidd Sound Designer Jon Roache Casting Director Ellie Collyer-Bristow CDG JMK Assistant Director Marcus… Continue reading Beauty and The Beast Salisbury Playhouse 2018-2019