Beauty and the Beast

Programme Cover
Written by Ben Crocker

Ben Crocker has enhanced this traditional fairy tale by introducing a poodle with a French accent. The pantomime dame is Ma, Beauty's mother, and the production is enhanced by a collection of animated furniture, including the Talking Clock.


Staged by Hook Players in 2015

Directed by:
Produced by:
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Cast
Felix (giant French poodle)
Beauty (also known as Rose)
Talking Clock & Villager
Aimee (Castle Servant)
Remy (Castle Servant)
Lamp & Villager
Chest of Drawers & Villager
Rug & Villager
Table & Flower Seller & Villager
Tea Lady
Villagers & Castle Servants
Flowergirl, Snowflake & Villager
Ghost, Snowflake, Kevin & Villager
Royal Page, Bear & Villager
Skeleton, Snowflake & Villager
Royal Herald, Wolf & Villager
Castle Servant, Snowflake & Villager
Castle Servant, Snowflake & Villager
Royal Page, Wolf & Villager
Jacques (Beauty's brother)
Capucine (in love with Jacques)
Malabelle (wicked witch)
Ma, the Dame (Beauty & Jacques' mum)

Musicians
Drums & Sound Effects

Production Team
Assistant Director
Lyricist
Choreography
Set & Poster design
Wardrobe Mistress
Lighting & Sound design
Lighting Technician
Publicity
Photography
Programme Editor
Front of House Manager
Bar Manager
Teas & Ice Creams