PAXTON — The Tri-County Players Kids Theater Camp will present "Beauty is a Beast!" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Market Street Theatre.
Tickets are $5 per person. For reservations call 379-7028.
The Tri-County Players have taught a theater camp in recent weeks for children ages 8-12; it will end in "Beauty is a Beast!" by D.M. Larson. The camp was funded in part by a grant from Walmart.
The synopsis: Beauty is a spoiled princess who has her life turned inside out. She may be beautiful on the outside but she is ugly through and through. When her Fairy Godmother turns her inside out, Beauty must learn not to be such a beast.
Directed by Tammy Belanger, the cast includes Betsy Hendrix as Beauty; Kendra Johnson as Honor, Beauty's super-sweet sister; Connor Fligor as Nick, the peasant boy who teaches Beauty what is important; Reese San Diego as the Fairy Godmother; and Ashton Pope as Prince Andre.
Rounding out the cast are Ethan Jasper, Emma Wilson, Jaden Walters and Carson Vaughn, who play multiple characters in the comedy.