Angela Lansbury revives 'Beauty and the Beast' role in NY

When Beauty and the Beast was released, it became an instant classic not only among children, but film critics, too. Emma Thompson is playing Mrs. Potts this time, and surely her singing chops are up to snuff, but it remains to be seen how the music will be updated for the live-action adaptation.

Off to the cupboard.

Lansbury then joined him on stage and, with Menken accompanying her on piano, sang the film's iconic title song. In 1993 she was nominated for a Grammy for Beauty and the Beast.

She dropped in on a special screening in New York City on Sunday. The song won an Academy Award, Golden Globe and Grammy Award.

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The voices behind the film - Paige O'Hara (Belle), Robby Benson (The Beast), and Richard White (Gaston) were also present during the special screening. It is a lovely moment and a classic Disney scene. In the end, it doesn't matter how good the remake is, as we will always have the original and its fantastic music.

Nearly as iconic as Belle's yellow ballgown is Mrs. Potts, the animated teacup, including the movie's title song as Belle dances with Beast.

NEW YORK (AP) — For one night only, served audiences a live performance as Mrs. Potts.

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