Beauty and the Beast


A romantic tale of a handsome prince and his love, Beauty set in a great forest in old Russia. There are curses, conflicts, hopes, wishes, dreams, and exciting adventures. Imaginative settings and beautiful costumes support this large-scale marionette version of the classic love story. Winner of a Citation of Excellence from the American Center of the Union Internationale de la Marionette, it has played successfully to children and families nationwide. On stage at Glen Echo, through March 25. Recommended for ages 5, up. Tickets are $12.