Beauty and the Beast ParodyBeauty and the Beast Parody
This is part of the script of a musical which remained unfinished. It was a parody of Beauty and the Beast with the characters being combined and gender-swapped. The main characters were Gala and Ben. Gala was a combination of Gaston and Adam (the beast prince). Ben is a combination of Belle and Maurice. Pepe, Gala's assistant, is based on LeFou and named as a reference to Pepe LePhew.
The story goes that a beast was spotted near a village and everyone got scared. Some hunters tried to kill it but the beast chased them away. The villagers became too scared to enter the forest to hunt and gather, though that was their primary form of sustenance. Soon after, a mysterious girl called Gala showed up and could easily go hunting. The rumor went around that the rough yet beautiful Gala had somehow befriended the beast.
Gala took a liking to Ben, a handsome inventor who's creations blew up more often than not, causing the villagers to think he's crazy. Ben doesn't l