Lythgoe Family Panto Casts ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Production

Photo courtesy Kareem Cervantes / lowerkace media “Beauty and the Beast” cast members and producers include (front row, from left) Garrett Clayton, Becky Lythgoe and Riley Costello. Middle row: Gedde Watanabe, Lauren Taylor, Ben Giroux, Jared Gertner and Josh Adams. Back: John Tartaglia, Jonah Platt and Kris Lythgoe.
Photo courtesy Kareem Cervantes / lowerkace media
“Beauty and the Beast” cast members and producers include (front row, from left) Garrett Clayton, Becky Lythgoe and Riley Costello. Middle row: Gedde Watanabe, Lauren Taylor, Ben Giroux, Jared Gertner and Josh Adams. Back: John Tartaglia, Jonah Platt and Kris Lythgoe.

Lythgoe Family Panto, in association with Pasadena Playhouse, has announced Jonah Platt (Broadway’s “Wicked”) as The Beast; Gedde Watanabe (Broadway’s “Pacific Overtures”, John Hughes’ “Sixteen Candles”) as Maurice; Jared Gertner (Broadway’s “The Book Of Mormon”) as Pierre; and John Tartaglia (Broadway’s “Shrek the Musical”), as Bistro in “Beauty and the Beast – A Christmas Rose” which expands this winter at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium for 15 performances, from Dec. 13-24, with the official press opening on Wednesday, Dec. 13.
Continue reading “Lythgoe Family Panto Casts ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Production”