Thursday, January 20, 2022

Odds & Ends: Encanto's 'We Don't Talk About Bruno' Surpasses 'Let It Go' on Billboard Hot 100 by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Everybody's Talking About "Bruno" "We Don't Talk About Bruno," the Encanto song that has fans buzzing, has hit a musical mi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:03PM
Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Vinny Sainato, Broadway Advertising Visionary, Dies at 55 by Paul Wontorek

Broadway advertising visionary Vinny Sainato, 55, died on January 8 in Ipswich, Massachusetts after a battle with cancer. As Art Director at SpotCo and Vice President of Creative Services …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:54PM
Monday, January 10, 2022

VIDEO: Katy Voytko, Sir Brock Warren & More Broadway Swings Featured on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

The Music Man's Kathy Voytko, Ain't Too Proud's Sir Brock Warren, Aladdin's Angelo Soriano, and The Lion King's Corey J. Skelton were featured on a recent episode of Good Morning America. Wa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:19AM

VIDEO: Kathy Voytko, Sir Brock Warren & More Broadway Swings Featured on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

The Music Man's Kathy Voytko, Ain't Too Proud's Sir Brock Warren, Aladdin's Angelo Soriano, and The Lion King's Corey J. Skelton were featured on a recent episode of Good Morning America. Wa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:19AM
Friday, January 7, 2022

The Lion King on Broadway Takes A Selfie With The Audience Live #Shorts by Disney On Broadway

#BroadwayIsOpen. Spread the word, so Broadway stories will continue to be seen and heard. At Lion King, we’ve had the pleasure of performing for audiences for over 20 years. And tonight, w…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:12PM
Wednesday, December 29, 2021

THE LION KING and ALADDIN on Broadway to Resume Performances Tonight

Disney Theatrical Productions has announced that THE LION KING and ALADDIN will resume performances at The Minskoff Theatre and The New Amsterdam Theatre, respectively, tonight, Wednes…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:12PM
Tuesday, December 28, 2021

New Year's Week Cancellations: The Lion King, Six, Moulin Rouge!

These are the shows with performance cancellations during the final week of 2021.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:48AM

New Year's Week Closings: The Lion King, Six, Moulin Rouge!

These are the shows with performance cancellations during the final week of 2021.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:12AM

THE LION KING Extends Cancelations Through December 29th Matinee

The Lion King has extended performance cancelations at The Minskoff Theatre for Tuesday, December 28th at 7PM and Wednesday, December 29th at 2PM.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:12AM
Sunday, December 26, 2021

THE LION KING Extends Cancelations Through December 27

The Lion King has extended performance cancelations at The Minskoff Theatre for Monday, December 27th at 2PM and 7PM.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:03PM
Wednesday, December 22, 2021

How TDF Is Helping Veterans Get Back to Broadway - Why our Veterans Theatregoing Program participants value the power of the performing arts more than by Elyse Orecchio

After the isolation of the pandemic, participants in our Veterans Theatregoing Program value the power of the performing arts more than ever Not only has Iraq war veteran Rob Timmins been a…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Broadway: “The Lion King” Pawses Performances Until December 27th, Joins a Long List of Shows by Roger Friedman

That’s it for Simba and friends. “The Lion King” on Broadway is paws-ing performances until December 26th because of COVID. The long

SOURCE: ShowBiz 411 at 07:06PM

Denver Center cancels more Broadway “Lion King” shows due to COVID outbreak by John Wenzel

Omicron concerns and coronavirus infection rates have scuttled a total of 10 performance of the touring Broadway production of "The Lion King" at the Buell Theatre in a mere three days. Here…

SOURCE: Denver Post at 06:24PM

‘Six’ and ‘The Lion King’ add to list of Broadway productions canceled through Christmas by Broadway News

Performances of “The Lion King” are canceled through Dec. 26 and “Six” will be dark through Dec. 28, the respective productions announced Tuesday. The announcements follow the detect…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 05:35PM

New COVID Cancellations From Broadway's The Lion King, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, More by Playbill Staff

Breakthrough cases continue to disrupt several Broadway shows' holiday schedules.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:45PM

THE LION KING Performances Canceled Through December 26

The Lion King on Broadway has announced that due to breakthrough COVID-19 cases, performances have been cancelled from from Tuesday, December 21 through Sunday, December 26. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:43PM
Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Covid outbreaks force string of West End cancellations by Nadia Khomami Arts and Culture Correspondent

The Lion King, Life of Pi and the National’s Hex among shows affected during crucial festive season Coronavirus – latest updates West End shows including The Lion King have had to cancel…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:54PM
Monday, December 13, 2021

Steven Spielberg and Rachel Zegler on Bringing Their Love of Theater to West Side Story by Lindsey Sullivan

Just before they received 2022 Golden Globe nominations on December 13 for their work on the film remake of West Side Story, Steven Spielberg and Rachel Zegler sat down with Emmy-winning anc…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:18PM
Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Come From Away, The Lion King, and Aladdin to Offer Autism-Friendly Performances by Andrew Gans

The three-show season season features adjusted performances of Broadway musicals made possible by TDF.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:33PM

Autism Friendly Performances to Return to Broadway

TDF has announced upcoming performances of Come From Away, The Lion King, and Aladdin'' specially modified for people on the autism spectrum.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:36PM
Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Michael Urie, Christian Borle, Mary Testa, James Monroe Iglehart, Lillias White and More Join TWITS IN LOVE Podcast

The Broadway Podcast Network, has announced Tom Alan Robbins' (The Lion King, Little Shop of Horrors) new audio comedy steampunk distraction TWITS in LOVE, Chapter 1 starring Michael Urie, C…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:15PM
Monday, December 6, 2021

A Jolly Holiday: Celebrating Disney's Broadway Hits | Paper Mill Playhouse by Paper Mill Playhouse

Celebrate the holidays with some of Broadway's brightest stars performing hits from Disney's biggest Broadway shows in this festive concert. Enjoy your favorite songs from The Lion King, Tar…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:12PM
Thursday, December 2, 2021

Photos: See Darian Sanders & Kayla Cyphers in New Images From THE LION KING Tour

Disney’s The Lion King North American tour released two new production photos today of Darian Sanders (Simba) and Kayla Cyphers (Nala). 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:51AM

BWW Interview: Jelani Remy Talks Broadway's Comeback, His Special Christmas Show, and More

Jelani Remy (The Lion King) is known for his incredible singing and dancing talents in Broadway's Ain’t Too Proud, but this superstar has even more in store this season.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:43AM
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Major Attaway, Kara Lindsay, Kissy Simmons, More Star in Paper Mill's A Jolly Holiday: Celebrating Disney's Broadway Hits by Andrew Gans

Expect tunes from The Lion King, Mary Poppins, Aladdin, Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Saturday, November 20, 2021

Disney's The Lion King | Backstage vlog at the West End's Lyceum Theatre! by Official London Theatre

Thenjiwe Thendiva Nofemele aka Rafiki from the West End's The Lion King shows us what life is like backstage at the Lyceum Theatre! Get tickets here: https://officiallondontheatre.com/show/…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:00PM
Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Watch The Lion King's Dedication of 24th Anniversary Performance to the Late Samuel E. Wright by Talaura Harms

The Tony-nominated actor, who died earlier this year, originated the role of Mufasa on Broadway in 1997.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:20AM
Monday, November 15, 2021

Video: THE LION KING Pays Tribute to Original 'Mufasa' Samuel E. Wright on 24th Anniversary

This weekend, the Lion King celebrated its 24th anniversary on Broadway. As part of its celebration, the anniversary performance was dedicated to the memory of the creator of the role o…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:10PM

Better late than never: Denver’s Broadway tours in the hot seat as “The Lion King,” “Hamilton” loom by John Wenzel

After more than 20 months of fears, frustrations and postponements, Denver's Broadway fans are finally getting the chance to step back into theaters. But will audiences return en masse to pr…

SOURCE: Denver Post at 07:48AM
Friday, November 12, 2021

THE LION KING Will Celebrate its 24th Anniversary On Broadway This Weekend

The Lion King will celebrate its 24th anniversary on Broadway tomorrow, Saturday, November 13, 2021. The show opened on November 13, 1997 at the newly-renovated New Amsterdam Theatre and has…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:56AM

Broadway Games: Curtain Up! by JK

As Broadway continues to re-open, more and more I'm seeing some of my favorite things on social media: Playbills in front show curtains! Well, we do a lot of games involving Playbills, so th…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:12AM

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