Saturday, July 14, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Foo Fighters to Tracy Letts by Mark Beech

Topping New York performing arts this week, the award-winning writer Tracy Letts is back with an experimental play, “Mary Page Marlowe,” off Broadway.The Foo Fighters, Billy Joel and Bec…

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Friday, July 13, 2018

West End's ALADDIN And THE LION KING Announce Summer Pop-up Experience by BroadwayWorld

Disney's hit West End musicals Aladdin and The Lion King have today announced that a summer Pop-Up will open its doors to Disney fans old and new in Covent Garden throughout August. Located …

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An Aladdin and The Lion King pop-up is coming to Covent Garden by Carly-Ann Clements

Nothing excites a Londoner more than the phrase "pop-up". And if you add a pinch of Disney magic, a dab of theatrical class and free entry, you're on for the hottest pop-up of the summer. F…

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

BROADWAY PRINCESS PARTY Heads to Minneapolis and Chicago by BroadwayWorld

Brush off your tiara and unleash your inner princess with Broadway's original Cinderella, Belle and Jasmine Hosted by two-time, Tony-nominated star, Laura Osnes Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cin…

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Hamilton Still Non-Stop as Holiday Box Offices Boom by Lindsey Sullivan

The Fourth of July holiday was one for fireworks, burgers and, apparently, theatergoing. Productions including Aladdin, Frozen, The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, Waitress, The…

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Summer Show Tunes by Caitlin Moynihan

A new week has started and the summer heat doesn't look like it's going away anytime soon. One of the best ways to distract yourself from the heatwave is by blasting your favorite sh…

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Telly Leung Will Be Joined by Aladdin Cast Mates for Concert Benefiting Broadway Cares by Andrew Gans

Telly on a Sunday will play the Laurie Beechman Theatre.

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Saturday, July 7, 2018
Friday, July 6, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Radiohead to Ice Factory Festival by Mark Beech

New York has many short summer drama festivals starting up soon, led by the Ice Factory. Music on offer in the Big Apple this week runs from Radiohead through to Michael Tilson Thomas. There…

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

“Tuesdays With Robin Williams” at Music Box Theatre, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The film series “Tuesdays With Robin Williams” will be screened at Music Box Theatre, New York.This July, the Music Box celebrates the work of the incomparable Robin Williams, with weekl…

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Monday, July 2, 2018
Friday, June 29, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: “Iceman,” Go-Go's and U2 by Mark Beech

It’s your last chance to see two acclaimed works on the New York stage. First there is Denzel Washington in “The Iceman Cometh” Then there is “Dance Nation”: Clare Barron’s excel…

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

80 Great White Way Stars to Appear with Four-Legged Adoptees at Broadway Barks by Andy Lefkowitz

Eighty main-stem celebs have been announced to show off a bunch of adorable adoptable friends during the 2018 edition of Broadway Barks, set for July 14 in New York's Shubert Alley. Fest…

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See Stars of The Lion King, Aladdin, and More Come Out for Broadway Match Maker by Hannah Vine

The charity event benefited a cheek swab drive to promote donating bone marrow.

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Friday, June 22, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Goodbye “Three Tall Women”; Hello U2 by Mark Beech

New York says goodbye to one of the most garlanded Broadway shows this week. The Tony-winning “Three Tall Women” comes to an end. Meanwhile, Manhattan welcomes U2 for a run of shows at M…

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The old Switcheroo! The Genie in the US tour, @iamMJScott will swap with AladdinLondon's @astonishingtrev this Summer

It's a cast-swap as Michael James Scott (the current Genie in the ALADDIN US tour) will head to the West End this Summer and current London Genie Trevor Dion Nicholas will return to his nati…

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The Friday 5: Broadway Merch I Don't Get by JK

Loyal readers know I'm a Broadway hoarder collector. I have collected an embarrassing amount of things over the years, from a HUGE window card collection to an even HUGER Play…

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Photo Flash: ALADDIN on Broadway Makes Way for Some Exciting Celebrity Visitors! by BroadwayWorld

Aladdin on Broadway made way for some star visitors this week as Lea Salonga, Merle Dandridge, and Alex Newell of Broadway's Once on This Island and television star Ty Burrell stopped in for…

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Photo Flash: ALADDIN Celebrates Two Years on the West End by BroadwayWorld

Last night, Aladdin celebrated its second birthday on London's West End. The show was celebrated with a celebrity gala that included guests such as Little Mix's Jade Thirlwall, Marcus Collin…

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Listen Now: The Prom by Iris Chan

The Prom, Broadway’s new musical comedy—with issues—follows four Broadway stars on a hilarious mission to change the world and get a little publicity for themselves. So when they hear…

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Monday, June 18, 2018

The Fans Have Spoken! Here Are the 10 Film Stars You Want to See in Their Movie's Broadway Adaptation by Lindsey Sullivan

Happy Monday, Broadway fans! Summer is in full swing, which means we'll be heading to movie theaters to cool off, catching outdoor movies under the stars and seeing screen-to-stage adapt…

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Clive Rowe To Star In Hackney Empire's 2018 Pantomime by BroadwayWorld

Hackney Empire's Olivier Award-winning Grande Dame of pantomime Clive Rowe is set to return to the East End stage for the theatre's 2018 pantomime. A landmark year for the panto, Rowe will p…

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New West End Genie announced for Aladdin this summer

You ain't never had a Genie like 'he'! It has just been announced that current West End Genie Trevor Dion Nicholas will be doing the ol' switcheroo this summer, swapping places with Michael …

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Sunday, June 17, 2018

VIDEO: Trevor Dion Nicholas Ditches the Genie Costume to Perform at West End Live by Stage Tube

West End's free outdoor performance event West End Live wraps up today Trevor Dion Nicholas, the Genie in Aladdin, took to the stage and you can watch his performance below

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Watch: Perry O’Bree’s backstage interviews from Day One of #WestEndLIVE 2018

Bet you are keen to find out who our vlogger Perry O'Bree caught up with at West End Live 2018? Watch all his backstage video interviews from Day One with West End stars including Louise Dea…

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From Magic Lamps to Crystal Balls: Get Up Close With the Props of Broadway’s Aladdin by Hannah Vine

We take a closer look at all of the intricate details that bring to life the magical objects at the New Amsterdam Theatre.

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Saturday, June 16, 2018

VIDEO: The Cast of ALADDIN Performs at West End Live by Stage Tube

West End's free outdoor performance event West End Live has kicked off today The cast of Aladdin took to the stage to give a magical performance. Watch it below

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Disney’s Aladdin on tour by Cogency

Disney’s Aladdin on tour. Academy of Music in Philadelphia, through July 1, 2018.   The most cheerful of all Disney theatrical properties is Aladdin. It’s a feel-good, smile-on-your…

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