Written by Ciaran McConville Music and Lyrics by Eamonn O’Dwyer Directed by Lucy Morrell
On her eighteenth birthday, Bella learns that her father is the victim of a terrible curse. She sets out across the mountains to a mysterious valley, determined to face the Beast who condemned her father. In a race to learn the truth, Bella must question everything she’s been told to find humanity in the least expected of places.
One of the oldest fairy tales, Beauty and the Beast is about the power of youth seeing beyond prejudice. In this new version written by Ciaran McConville (The Snow Queen), with music and lyrics by Eamonn O’Dwyer (Hansel and Gretel) and directed by Lucy Morrell (Treasure Island), experience this beloved story as you’ve never seen it before, with songs, heartwarming characters and a touch of magic!
Recent critically acclaimed Rose Christmas productions include:
★★★★ The Snow Queen (2019) - 'A slick and enjoyable production. McConville and team have cracked the Rose Christmas show, and this one should get families inking the date on their calendars for years to come.' - Time Out
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