Beauty and ¶the Beast

June 28

August 26, 2012

in CST's Courtyard Theater

music by Alan Menken
lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice
book by Linda Woolverton
directed by Rachel Rockwell

Maggie Portman

Silly Girl

Maggie Portman makes her Chicago Shakespeare Theater debut. Other Chicago credits include: Eva Peron in Evita, Rumpleteazer/Demeter in Cats (Theo Ubique Theatre); Squeaky Fromme in Assassins, Evelyn Nesbit in Ragtime (Porchlight Music Theatre); and Martha in The Secret Garden (Light Opera Works). Regional credits include: Chrissy in Hair (Paramount Theatre); and the Non-Equity National Tour of Hello Dolly (Main Stage Productions). She received two Non-Equity Chicago Jeff Awards in 2009 and 2010 for principal roles in a musical for Evita and Chess. Ms. Portman is the co-founder and managing director since 2005 of Li'l Buds Theatre Company, a Chicago nonprofit theater for all ages.

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