Being hailed by Buzzfeed as “the greatest Beyoncé-themed Cinderella you will ever see,” “Cinderoncé” by Todrick Hall is probably just the greatest thing to happen to happen to late-August since Labor Day weekend was invented.will be, too.
Published on Tuesday, the video comes with the simple description of: “The classic story of Cinderella… as told through Beyonce songs.” Taking viewers through Bey’s catalog—from “Freakum Dress” to “Halo” to “Grown Woman”—retelling the classic children’s tale through the diva filter, incorporating things like a fairy drag-mother, epic choreography and some seriously regal costume work.
It’s the definition of genius. Todrick Hall, thank you. Just… thank you.