The upcoming UK tour of Beauty and the Beast will commence at the Bristol Hippodrome on the 25 August 2021. followed by Liverpool Empire on the 23 September. Then on to Edinburgh Playhouse on the 21 October. Finishing the year in Cardiff, in the Wales Millennium Centre on the 9 December 2021.
The cast list for Beauty and the Beast UK Tour 2021
- Courtney Stapleton as BELLE
- Emmanuel Kojo as BEAST
- Gavin Lee as LUMIERE
- Tom Senior as GASTON
- Sam Bailey as MRS POTTS
- Nigel Richards as COGSWORTH
- Martin Ball as MAURICE
- Samantha Bingley as WARDROBE
- Emma Caffrey as BABETTE
- Louis Stockil as LE FOU
The ensemble and swings include: Liam Buckland, Jasmine Davis, Matthew Dawkins and Autumn Draper. Also appearing, Daisy Edwards, Alyn Hawke, George Hinson and Jennifer Louise Jones. Thomas Lee-Kidd, Aimee Moore, Sam Murphy and Ashley-Jordon Packer will also be joining the cast. Along with Emily Squibb, Grace Swaby, India Thornton and Rhys West. David McIntosh will be joining the cast as SWING/DANCE CAPTAIN and Brontë Lavine as SWING/ASST DANCE CAPTAIN. Chips will include: Theo Querico, Manasseh Mapira, Iesa Miller, Rojae Simpson and Joshua Smith.
Matt West will direct and choreograph the production. With Alan Menken as the Composer and Tim Rice as the lyricist/Composer. Linda Woolverton is the book writer, scenic designer by Stan Meyer. The costume designer is Ann Hould-Ward and lighting designer is Natasha Katz.
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast will be brought to life on stage like never before! With new designs which will use the latest theatrical innovations. The timeless romantic tale will have all the charm and elegance audiences expect from Belle and her Beast.