Beauty and the beast

May 19, 2017 Photo by Alejandra Silva

Riverton High School's spring musical "Beauty and the Beast" was staged Friday morning for Riverton elementary school students prior to the main performances scheduled for Friday and Saturday nights at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center. Tickets for the 7 p.m. shows are $5. Above, from left, maidens Savanna Whitehurst, Hannah Gilliland, Julia Klingbelle, and Abby Larson wail upon learning that town hero Gaston wants to marry Belle.