Jason King

"Toni Braxton, Disney and Thermodynamics"

TDR (The Drama Review) | 2002 | Link to the article online

Fall 2002, Vol. 46, No. 3 (T175), Pages 54-81

© 2002 New York University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Abstract: "Toni Braxton brought an unexpected and improvisational variable to the controlled, closed system of Disney's Broadway hit, Beauty and the Beast. The magical Braxton sultriness threatened to radically deconstruct the production, exposing the Disney project as a whole."