‘Beauty and the Beast’ a hit at PVM

Beauty and the Beast cast

Paul V. Moore High School’s Theatre Program staged Disney’s Beauty and the Beast as its musical.

Cast included Abbie Sundet (as Narrator), Avery Ford (Young Prince), Hailey Thurston (Old Beggar Woman), Grace Myers (Belle), Eli Conner (Gaston), Jack Lopez (Lefou), Elliott White (Maurice), Christian Morrow (Monsieur D’Arque), Essence Gallipeau (Las Filles De La Ville), Emma Kuratate (Las Filles De La Ville), Marilla White (Las Filles De La Ville), Daden Shelanskey (The Beast), Conner Houghmaster (Cogsworth), Andrew Landes (Lumiere), Sydney Saunders (Babette), Josie Georges (Mrs. Potts), Calvin Schantz (Chip) and Lauren Perry (Madame de la Grande Bouche).

The ensemble featured Andrew Beardsley, Leigha Burnam, Danielle Ciccone, Hayden Emm, Sidney Foote, Avery Ford, Hailey Foster, Brianna Hales, Cameryn Hasto, Paige Hillman, Emma Lacey, Amelia Gill, Azrael Harrison, Madison Helvie, Faith Hutnik, David Leone, Autumn Quill, Logan Reynolds, Abbie Sundet, Dylan Wick and Kristiana Wood.

Lighting crew included Aiden Douglas, Finn Gagnon, Corben McBain, Colton McMahon and Breanna Scully. Sound team is Nox Krause and Gianna Rabbia. Stage crew is McKenna Avery, Addison Cieslik, Judas Coan, Savannah Cocopoti, Landon DiMartino, Rachael Fonger, Chloe Gibbs, Destiny Gonzalez, Isabella Gunnip, Olivia Lewke, Dannielle Millett, Madigan Murphy, Landon Ras, Jacob Tanner and Natalie Thomases.

Student musicians featured in the pit orchestra included Sophie Arcuri, Sarah Conner, Megan Elderbroom, Megan Farrell, Kelli Griep, Ashley Haskell, Grace Hayes, Susanna Hipp, Nick Lennox, Carlyonna Losee, Gabby Rabbia, Nicole Reale, Landon Stevens and Theresa Tancredi.

In addition to the students, many staff and volunteers gave their time and expertise ahead of the production. They include Jennifer Schantz (Director), Veronica Mainville (Music Director), Ron Haldeman (Pit Orchestra Conductor), Janice Mullen (Choreographer), Greg Moskal (Set Engineer), James Burton (Lighting Design), Kirstin King (Sound and Special Effects) and Heather Gullo (Props Specialist).

View a full gallery of photos from dress rehearsals to backstage taken by the PVM Yearbook team via its B Roll site at: https://sites.google.com/cssdapps.org/pvmyearbook/Events

Beauty and the Beast