Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Javier Bardem in Talks to Play King Triton in Disney's Live-Action Little Mermaid by Eric King

Disney's Little Mermaid remake may have found its King Triton. According to Deadline, Oscar winner Javier Bardem is in talks to play the role of Ariel's father in the live-action film.  …

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“Five Weeks Of Normal, Boring, Day-To-Day Life Together.” by Mo Brady

by Abigail Charpentier Cameron Hobbs (left) and Stephen Christopher Anthony …

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Disney shows The Lion King, Aladdin, Mary Poppins & Frozen all feature in London pop-up experience this summer

Disney’s hit West End musicals The Lion King, Aladdin, the eagerly-anticipated Frozen, and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins will all take centre stage in the Disney in the West End Summ…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Broadway Stars Step Out for a Special Screening of The Lion King by Caitlin Moynihan

We just can't wait to be king and neither can these Broadway stars! Ahead of The Lion King's highly anticipated premiere date on July 18, stage favorites attended a special screening hosted …

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Backstage at Aladdin with Michael James Scott, Episode 4: B'way Friends by Broadway.com

Aladdin star Michael James Scott hangs out with a bunch of Broadway friends, says hello and goodbye to co-stars, checks in with original cast members and more!

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Watch Heathers Star Carrie Hope Fletcher Cover New Aladdin Song 'Speechless' by Logan Culwell-Block

The stage veteran, who will play Fantine when Les Misérables returns to the West End, covers the tune from Alan Menken and Pasek and Paul.

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Jacob Dickey Takes Over the Title Role in Broadway's Aladdin by Andy Lefkowitz

Jacob Dickey steps into the title role of the Tony-nominated musical Aladdin beginning on July 16. Recent star Ainsley Melham took his final bow at the New Amsterdam Theatre on July 14. Dick…

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Jacob Dickey Is Broadway’s Aladdin Starting July 16 by Andrew Gans

The hit Disney musical continues at the New Amsterdam Theatre.

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Monday, July 15, 2019

Disney’s 2019 pop-up to feature The Lion King, Aladdin, Mary Poppins & Frozen by Robin Johnson

If this news doesn’t get your inner child giddy with joy, we don’t know what will. Disney’s smash-hit West End Summer Pop-Up is back this year! And it’ll contain incredible access to…

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Sunday, July 14, 2019

Writing About Theatre In St. Louis by Artsjournal2

The critic for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: “The way I look at it, there are people who just wanna see a show, and there are theatre people. There’s some overlap between those two groups…

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Saturday, July 13, 2019

Several Broadway shows cancelled after power outage by Caitlin Huston

Several Broadway shows were cancelled Saturday night after a power outage hit the west side of Manhattan. Among the confirmed show closures: “Hadestown,” “Ain’t Too Proud,” “Okla…

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Friday, July 12, 2019

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of ALADDIN's 'Crosswalk the Musical'

The Late Late Show with James Corrden takes you behind the scenes of Aladdin: Crosswalk the Musical with their crew as they produce one of the largest Crosswalk the Musicals yet, featuring W…

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Behind the Scenes of Aladdin in Crosswalk the Musical by Dan Meyer

Will Smith, Mena Massoud, and Naomi Scott all participated in a medley of songs from the recent live-action remake.

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Thursday, July 11, 2019
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Jacob Dickey Will Take a Magic Carpet Ride as the New Title Star of Broadway's Aladdin by Andy Lefkowitz

Current Aladdin ensemble member Jacob Dickey will take over the title role in the Tony-nominated musical beginning on July 16. Ainsley Melham, who currently plays the role, will take his fin…

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Jacob Dickey Takes Over Title Role in ALADDIN Next Week

Aladdin, the hit Broadway musical, welcomes Jacob Dickey to the title role on Tuesday, July 16 to Thursday, September 12 at the New Amsterdam Theatre.

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Broadway’s Aladdin Will Welcome New Title Player by Andrew Gans

Jacob Dickey will step into the role of Aladdin later this month at the New Amsterdam Theatre.

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Backstage at Aladdin with Michael James Scott, Episode 3: Holiday Week by Broadway.com

Aladdin star Michael James Scott celebrates Independence Day, hangs out with longtime friend Jessica Rush and chats with dresser Kathy Kline.

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Monday, July 8, 2019

The Prom's Isabelle McCalla, Oklahoma! Tony Nominee Damon Daunno & More to Appear on Broadway.com's #LiveAtFive This Week by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com's #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which our editors discuss the newest buzz on Broadway, chat with stage stars about their current projects, and take quest…

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Broadway Grosses: Moulin Rouge! Brings Big Bucks in First Week of Previews by Broadway.com

Summer is officially here and audiences are packing in to Broadway houses to cool off from the heat. Moulin Rouge! had a great first week on Broadway bringing in $1,335,045.50 after only f…

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Body-Mind-Spirit An Actor's Journey by Mo Brady

by Joe Rosko Joe Rosko I grew up as a three-sport athlete in …

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Sunday, July 7, 2019

VIDEO: Lea Salonga Reunites With MISS SAIGON Co-Star Simon Bowman For 'A Whole New World'

Singer, actress, Broadway royalty, and two-time Disney Princess Lea Salonga recently performed at Cardiff's Wales Millennium Centre in the opening show of her debut solo UK tour. Simon Bowma…

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

The Telly Leung Quartet Will Play Feinstein's/54 Below by Andrew Gans

The Aladdin alum will return to the Manhattan nightspot in July.

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Odds & Ends: Pretty Woman to Celebrate One-Year Anniversary with New Stars Jillian Mueller and Brennin Hunt & More!

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Pretty Woman to Celebrate One-Year Anniversary at 92Y  It would be a big huge mistake to miss out on this fun celebration. In h…

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Tony Winner James Monroe Iglehart Featured In Special Episode Of OUR CARTOON PRESIDENT

In a special episode of OUR CARTOON PRESIDENT titled “Save the Right,” airing this Sunday, July 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME, cartoon Donald Trump and Ben Shapiro lead a movement to est…

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Backstage at Aladdin with Michael James Scott, Episode 2: Happy Pride! by Broadway.com

Aladdin star Michael James Scott celebrates Pride!

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Jessica Vosk, Bonnie Milligan & More Will Sing the Music of Adam Gwon at Green Room 42

On Monday, July 8 (6pm) Green Room 42 will present An Evening With Adam Gwon (Ordinary Days, 'Submissions Only'). The special event will feature performances by: Taylor Iman Jones (Head Over…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Aladdin Has a Shining, Shimmering, Splendid Week at the Box Office by Broadway.com

It's summer, and though Arabian nights are hotter than hot, audiences seem to be keeping cool at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Disney blockbuster Aladdin grabbed one of the top five spots, gro…

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