BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Dance 7:00pm-10:00pm, Avalon
Step into the enchanted world of Broadway's
more...0 modern classic, Disney'sBeauty and the Beast. Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice. The original Broadway production ran for over thirteen years and was nominated for nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed into his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity. This "tale as old as time" is family theatre at its best. Come and “Be Our Guest!” Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International. The Theatre Project of Grand Junction is a non-profit community theatre company that provides theatre and musical theatre education programs and performance opportunities to all ages while encouraging a community spirit in the performing arts. We strive to cultivate creativity in a supportive and nurturing environment and allow all participants the opportunity to explore the performing arts. We endeavor to create an avenue to develop theatrical talents and attempt to instill in the participants, and community, an appreciation and love for the arts and arts education.
MESA SPRING FESTIVAL: RABBIT HOLE 7:30pm-12:00am, Moss Performing Arts Center Mesa Experimental Theatre
April 22nd and 23rd at 7:30 PM April 23rd at 2:00
more...0 PM $16 adults, $12 seniors, $7 youth Becca and Howie seem to have a perfect family life in suburban New York until a tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son. As the couple finds different ways to grieve and begin to grow apart, the young driver who accidentally killed their son continually shows up to ask forgiveness. Rabbit Hole explores the complexity of a family navigating deep grief and learning what it means to continue living when things fall apart.