School Show: Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

by The Panto Company

Grades K-6

Beautiful Belle finds herself in a spell-bound castle held captive by a beast.  Friendship blooms as they learn more about each other, including how the Beast can only be released from his spell by true love. Will Belle fall in love with the Beast before the last petal falls from the enchanted rose? Share in the classic tale with this adaptation filled laughter, stunning costumes, music, and plenty of magic.

Common Core Content Standards Easily Applied in Your Classroom

  • 2.SL.2: Recount or describe key ideas or details from a text read aloud or information presented orally or through other media.
  • 3.RL.7: Explain how specific aspects of a text’s illustrations contribute to what is conveyed by the words in a story (e.g., create mood, emphasize aspects of a character or setting).
  • 4.RL.3: Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., how characters interact).

Lesson Plan Idea

Using examples from the fairy tale, students discuss how perceptions can form based on one’s actions and brainstorm methods of how shifts in behavior can have positive outcomes.

Art Talks: Free Guided Tours of the Sculpture Garden

Extend your field trip by touring our Sculpture Garden with a specially trained docent! Our current exhibition, Harmonies: Kati Casida, Catherine Daley, and Jann Nunn, features three highly acclaimed Bay Area sculptors. Join us with a group of up to 100 people for a walking tour through these unique works. Tours begin 15 minutes after school shows and last approximately 20 minutes. Advanced registration is required. Sign up using the application available online, or email Chrystie Prokopakis for more information.


  • Find materials for every show, policies, and more resources here.
  • To contact us, email Chrystie Prokopakis, School & Family Coordinator, or call 707.800.7504.

Event Information

Monday, April 15, 2019
9:30 am
60 minutes

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Set the Stage

Prepare your students for their trip to the theater with these free resource materials.

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