Beginning Friday, April 7th, fans of the worldwide box office smash Beauty and the Beast will be able to sing along with their favorite characters when the Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along hits approximately 1,200 theatres nationwide.
The Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along will feature on-screen lyrics to such beloved songs as “Belle,” “Be Our Guest,” “Gaston,” and “Beauty and the Beast” written by eight-time Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken and two-time Oscar-winning lyricist Howard Ashman along with new songs “How Does a Moment Last Forever” and “Evermore” written by Menken and veteran lyricist and three-time Oscar winner Tim Rice.
Disney’s live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast has grossed more than $875 million worldwide to date, making it the highest-grossing movie musical of all time. The film opened in U.S. theatres on March 17, 2017, immediately setting a box office record for the largest March opening ever for a PG-rated film (over $170 million). Beauty and the Beast’s domestic box office total currently stands at $393 million. Overseas, the film has grossed more than $482 million as of today.
The film’s soundtrack, which includes songs from the score performed by Ariana Grande and John Legend, Celine Dion and Josh Groban, has been equally as well received, entering the Billboard 200 chart at number three and Billboard’s Soundtrack and Children’s charts at number one. The Beauty and the Beast soundtrack can be ordered by clicking here and is also available wherever music is sold and streamed.
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