Nevertheless, it’s hard to believe that people still actively encourage kids to unquestioningly consider the themes underlying Disney’s Beauty And The Beast currently playing at The Starlight through August 15th.
The story is forged from a 17th Century work so perverse and twisted that it’s obviously authored by a French woman. The current incantation is really more of a musical reenactment of the 1991 Disney movie that has ruined the dating life of most 20-something American women. Even Oprah knows that nothing is more dangerous than waiting for someone else to change.
Still, there is no arguing with the success of this ode to Old World relationship misconceptions.