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Beauty and the Beast Production History

Beauty and the Beast Show Information

Previews: March 09, 1994 (46 previews)
Opening:April 18, 1994
Closing:July 29, 2007
# Performances:5461
Theatres: Palace Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
3/9/1994 - 9/5/1999
Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
11/11/1999 - 7/29/2007
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Running Time:Two hours and 30 minutes with one intermission
Intermissions:1
Version:Original Broadway Version
Show type Musical
Other titles:
  • Disney's Beauty and the Beast (alternate title)

Other Productions of Beauty and the Beast

1994   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1997   West End London Production
West End
1999   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
2010   US Tour NETworks National Tour
US Tour
2015   St. Louis, MO (Regional) The Muny's 2015 Production
St. Louis, MO (Regional)
2015   US Tour Non-Equity National Tour
US Tour
2018   Los Angeles Hollywood Bowl Concert Production
Los Angeles

Beauty and the Beast - 1994 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actor - Musical Terrence Mann
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actress - Musical Susan Egan
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Choreography Matt West
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Lyrics Howard Ashman
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Lyrics Tim Rice
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Music Alan Menken
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Musical Beauty and the Beast
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Orchestration Danny Troob
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Sound Design T. Richard Fitzgerald
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Special Effects Jim Steinmeyer
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Special Effects John Gaughan
1994 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor - Musical Burke Moses
1994 Outer Critics Circle Awards Best Broadway Musical 0
1994 The Hewes Awards Costume Design Ann Hould-Ward
1994 Tony Awards Best Book of a Musical Linda Woolverton
1994 Tony Awards Best Costume Design Ann Hould-Ward
1994 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical Robert Jess Roth
1994 Tony Awards Best Lighting Design Natasha Katz
1994 Tony Awards Best Musical Walt Disney Theatrical Productions
1994 Tony Awards Best Musical Robert McTyre
1994 Tony Awards Best Musical Ron Logan
1994 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Alan Menken
1994 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Howard Ashman
1994 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Tim Rice
1994 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical Gary Beach
1994 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Terrence Mann
1994 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Susan Egan