METUCHEN — The Edgar Middle School production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast delighted audiences for three performances during the weekend of March 8-10. The play was directed by Karen Logan with musical direction from Stefeny Krombholz. The cast consisted of 37 seventh and eighth graders, including Jazmynn Perez as Belle and Sam Battaglia as the Beast.
Pictured from left to right: Alex Brooks (as Cogsworth), Sebastian Zuniga (as Lumiere), Sam Battaglia (as the Beast), Jon Michael Manzo (as Chip), Jazmynn Perez (as Belle) and Sara Harpster (as Mrs. Potts). (Photo courtesy of Metuchen Public Schools)