Magical Starlight Theatre Presents Beauty and the Beast

Monday, January 8, 2024

Who:        Magical Starlight Theatre, a Naperville Park District program, presents their January 2024 show, Beauty and the Beast. The show is directed by Naperville School District 203 teacher, Matt Colbert, and stars Samantha Keret and Andy Emmerich as Belle and Beast.

What:       This is an adaptation of the classic Disney movie from 1991. The musical tells the story of an arrogant prince cursed to live as a horrific beast until he finds true love. When a local beauty, Belle, enters his world, her gentle nature begins to break through his harsh exterior to find a sensitive heart underneath.

When:      Performances are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, January 12-14 and 19-21.

Where:     All performances will take place in the Naperville Central High School auditorium located at 440 Aurora Ave, Naperville, IL

How:        Tickets for Beauty and the Beast may be purchased online at, by phone at 630-848-5000, or during regular business hours at the Alfred Rubin Riverwalk Community Center or Fort Hill Activity Center until 4:00 p.m. on the Friday of the performance weekend. After that time, tickets must be purchased at the door for the remainder of the weekend. Tickets are $17 in advance or $20 at the door.