Monday, April 22, 2019

Broadway Grosses: King Kong Inches In with Best Numbers of 2019 by

The team behind King Kong has reason to boast, as a slew of audience members filled the Broadway Theatre this past week to experience the one-of-a-kind musical. Thanks to the holiday weeken…

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Spend a 2-Show Day with Aladdin's Michael James Scott by Nathan Skethway

Scott currently plays the Genie in the hit Disney musical, which recently celebrated five years on Broadway.

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Friday, April 19, 2019

ALADDIN on Tour Celebrates Two Years and Two Millionth Guest by BroadwayWorld

The North American tour of Disney's Aladdin welcomed its two millionth guest, Marcela Bloise, last night on April 18 at The San Jose Center for the Performing Arts, where the hit Broadway mu…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

Princess Jasmine Sings New Pasek & Paul Tune 'Speechless' In Disney's ALADDIN Remake by Alexa Criscitiello

It has been reported that among the new innovations for Disney's latest live-action remake Aladdin isa new song for Princess Jasmine, written by Tony and Academy Award-winning duo, Pasek amp…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Friday, April 12, 2019

VIDEO: Stars From FROZEN, ALADDIN, and THE LION KING Perform a Disney Medley on Good Morning America by Stage Tube

In honor of Disney celebrating 25 years on Broadway, company members from Frozen, Aladdin, The Lion King, and more performed a medley of Disney songs

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Disney on Broadway celebrates 25th anniversary with epic medley of hits by Ruth Kinane

Get ready to feel the love tonight, head under the sea, and let it go all at once! On Friday’s installment of Good Morning America, stars of three current Broadway hits — Aladdin, Frozen…

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Stars of Frozen, Aladdin & The Lion King Sing Disney Hits on Good Morning America by

ABC's Good Morning America made Broadway nerds' dreams come true today with a special performance in commemoration of Disney on Broadway's 25th anniversary. A talent-packed docket of stars…

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Watch Disney’s Broadway Stars Sing a Mega-Mix of Tunes From The Lion King, Aladdin, Frozen, and More by Ruthie Fierberg

Caissie Levy, Bradley Gibson, Arielle Jacobs, and more belt out such tunes as “Can You Feel the Love Tonight?” and “Let It Go” to celebrate 25 years of Disney on Broadway.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Why Disney’s Winnie the Pooh and Dumbo never hit Broadway by Michael Riedel

Disney is celebrating its 25th anniversary on Broadway this month with three hits that mint money: “Aladdin,” “Frozen” and “The Lion King.” That last, with a worldwide gross of $…

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People You Should Know . . . Samantha Stevens by Zack Calhoon

Samantha Stevens is a performer, musician and now treading the boards as a writer, originally from London. Since she was 5 years old Samantha has been training and studying at the UK’s mos…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Grease Movie Prequel in the Works from John August & Paramount by Andy Lefkowitz

Paramount Pictures has announced the development of Summer Loving, a prequel to the iconic 1978 screen adaptation of Grease, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Big Fish writer John August…

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Broadway Veteran Michael James Scott on the Whole New World of Stardom ‘Aladdin’ Opened Up by David Cote

Michael James Scott has paid his dues for decades; now the super-trouper gets top Broadway billing in 'Aladdin.'

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Kaena Kekoa, Reggie De Leon, and More Join the ALADDIN North American Tour by BroadwayWorld

As it approaches its 2nd anniversary, the North American tour of Disney's Aladdin has announced that five new principal cast members will join the company starting on April 25 in Salt Lake C…

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National Tour of Disney’s Aladdin Will Welcome Several New Principal Cast Members by Andrew Gans

The traveling production will celebrate its second anniversary April 19.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

The West End Casts Of ALADDIN, EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, and More Set For West End Eurovision 2019 by BroadwayWorld

Ahead of the 64th annual Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, the casts of seven West End shows will wage battle at the Adelphi Theatre on Sunday 28 April in WEST END EUROVISION 2019.

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

ALADDIN, CATS, and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW's April Stage-to-Screen Report by Kaitlin Milligan

This last month came with a lot of newstage to screen news and we're here to catch you up on all of it The film adaptation everyone is talking about, CATS, just recently wrapped production T…

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

New Footage From THE LION KING And ALADDIN Debuts At CinemaCon by Alexa Criscitiello

This week Disney teased some of its most anticipated process at CinemaCon Among the footage were clips from the forthcoming live action adaptations of The Lion King and Aladdin.

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Why does ‘Aladdin’ continue to fascinate after all these years? by Jim Harrington

Alan Menken, famed Disney composer, discusses enduring appeal of "Aladdin." The musical visits San Jose this month, with live-action film due in May.

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Monday, April 1, 2019

See Five Aladdin Genies Reunite for a Special Medley in Honor of the Show's Fifth Anniversary by Caitlin Moynihan

We've never had a friend like him! On March 20, Disney's Aladdin celebrated five years on Broadway, and in honor of the event, five Genies took the stage for an epic medley. Current Broadwa…

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5 Years 5 Genies – Aladdin Celebrates 5 Years on Broadway by Broadwaydirect

To celebrate the 5th anniversary of Aladdin on Broadway, 5 current and former Genies – Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart, current star Michael James Scott, tour Genie Major Attaway, …

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Photo Coverage: 5 Genies (and Disney Alumni) Celebrate ALADDIN's 5th Anniversary on Broadway! by Jennifer Broski

To celebrate the 5th anniversary of Aladdin on Broadway, five current and former Genies stopped the show following yesterday's matinee to perform a medley of Aladdin hits. The five Genies in…

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Photo Flash: Five of ALADDIN's Genies Perform Medley For Fifth Anniversary by BroadwayWorld

You ain't never had a friend like them To celebrate the 5th anniversary of Aladdin on Broadway, five current and former Genies stopped the show following yesterday's matinee to perform a med…

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Go Inside Aladdin’s 5th Anniversary Celebration on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

To honor the occasion, the hit Disney musical welcomed five current and former Genies to New Amsterdam Theatre for a post-show “Act 3” performance March 31.

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Sunday, March 31, 2019

VIDEO: James Monroe Iglehart and 4 More Genies Stop The Show At ALADDIN's 5th Broadway Anniversary by BroadwayWorld

To celebrate the 5th anniversary of Aladdin on Broadway, 5 current and former Genies stopped the show following today's matinee with a medley of Aladdin hits at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Th…

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10 Unforgettable Aladdin Memories From Broadway Original Broadway Cast Members by Ruthie Fierberg

In honor of the Disney musical’s fifth anniversary on Broadway, current cast members who’ve been there since the start share their favorite moments.

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‘Aladdin’ performer puts her own stamp on Jasmine by Anne Gelhaus

Lissa deGuzman was a small child when Disney’s animated take on “Aladdin” was released in 1992, but she has fond memories of the movie. “I definitely grew up with Disney princesses,…

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