Friday, May 24, 2019

VIDEO: Alan Menken, Pasek and Paul Talk Collaborating on the New ALADDIN Song 'Speechless' by Stage Tube

Legendary composersongwriter Alan Menken and award-winning songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul take you into their collaboration on Speechless, the original new song from Disney's live-ac…

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James Corden Teams Up with Aladdin Film Stars Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott & Will Smith for an Epic Magic Carpet Ride by

The day has arrived! The eagerly anticipated Aladdin film remake makes its way into cinemas today, May 24. In celebration of the movie's premiere, James Corden shared his excitement with a s…

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James Corden Gives Aladdin a Crosswalk the Musical Makeover by Dan Meyer

The Late Late Show host enlisted Will Smith, Naomi Scott, and Mena Massoud from the live-action remake to create a Broadway-style event in the middle of the street.

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VIDEO: Will Smith, Naomi Scott, Mena Massoud Join James Corden for CROSSWALK THE MUSICAL: ALADDIN by Stage Tube

James Corden invites the stars of 'Aladdin' - Naomi Scott and Mena Massoud - to partake in a special theatrical rendition of the classic story in his latest edition of 'Crosswalk the Musical…

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Disney's Live-Action Aladdin Arrives in Movie Theatres May 24 by Playbill Staff

The movie features the Alan Menken-Tim Rice-Howard Ashman songs from the 1992 original, plus a new tune co-written by Pasek and Paul.

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

VIDEO: Zayn Malik and Becky G. Give Sneak Peek of ALADDIN Music Video by Linnae Medeiros

We're heading to a whole new world with this sneak peek of a special music video for Zayn Malik and Becky G.'s take on the Disney classic 'A Whole New World' from the live-action remake of A…

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They Know All About Live Action! Watching the Disney Movie Redo With the Broadway Stars of Aladdin by Eric King

Fans of the classic 1992 Disney animated movie musical Aladdin have been gearing up for the live action remake since it was announced last year. Who wouldn't be excited for this redo, espe…

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The Prom's Tony-Nominated Director Casey Nicholaw on Refraining from 'Sneak Attacks' & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Director/choreographer Casey Nicholaw just earned his 11th Tony nomination for directing the seven-time Tony-nominated new musical The Prom, which he also choreographed. "I have a shelf with…

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VIDEO: Naomi Scott Sings 'Speechless' in ALADDIN Music Video by Stage Tube

It's time to head to AgrabahDisney has just released a special music video for the new song 'Speechless' written for the live-action remakeof the classic Disney film Aladdin as a collaborati…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of Disney's ALADDIN Live-Action Remake? by TV News Desk

Disney's newest live-action remake is Aladdin, and ahead of its release this Friday, May 24, critics are sharing their thoughts on the adaptation of Disney's 1992 classic. The film is the ex…

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VIDEO: Listen to Naomi Scott Sing the New Song 'Speechless' in Disney's ALADDIN by Stage Tube

Benj PasekandJustin PaulDear Evan Hansen, The Greatest Showman collaboratedwithAladdincomposerAlan Menken for a new song in the live-action remake of the hit 1992 Disney film.'Speechless' is…

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In the Movies: Aladdin, Lion King, Cats plus two nods to the Bard by Steven McKnight

Anyone watching television this week has probably viewed the onslaught of commercials for the Memorial Day weekend opening of Aladdin. It is the first of three major releases based on Broadw…

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Guy Ritchie’s live-action remake of Aladdin fails to take flight

Disney’s film is a blend of the kitsch and the contemporary

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Listen to Aladdin's ‘Speechless,’ the New Princess Jasmine Song by Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, and Alan Menken by Logan Culwell-Block

This tune is performed by Naomi Scott in the new live-action adaptation, which hits theatres May 24.

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Read Reviews for Disney’s Live-Action Aladdin by Adam Hetrick

The live-action remake, incorporating songs from the 1992 animated movie and new material by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, hits theatres May 24.

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Photo Flash: See Will Smith, Alan Menken, Darren Criss, and More at the ALADDIN Premiere by BroadwayWorld

The cast and filmmakers of Disney's live-action adaptation Aladdin, completed their Magic Carpet World Tour in Los Angeles yesterday with the film's star-studded world premiere at the El Cap…

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Video: Alan Menken Talks Live-Action LITTLE MERMAID; Rob Marshall To Direct by BroadwayWorld

Variety caught up with Disney legend and 'Little Mermaid' composer Alan Menken at the premiere of Disney's latest live-action remake, Aladdin.

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Monday, May 20, 2019

VIDEO: Watch Lea Salonga Sing ALADDIN with CRAZY EX- GIRLFRIEND Star! by Stage Tube

Lea Salonga is back on tour, and just last weekshe stopped by NYC's Sony Hall, where she performed one of the songs she is best known for. Watch below as the Broadway legend is joined onstag…

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BWW Interview: Trevor Dion Nicholas Talks MAIN MEN OF MUSICALS at Cadogan Hall by Fiona Scott

Trevor Dion Nicholas has been granting wishes as the Genie in Aladdin on Broadway and in the West End. He spoke to BroadwayWorld about his career and upcoming concert appearance at Main Men …

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Friday, May 17, 2019

ALADDIN Star Mena Massoud to Lead Voice Cast of LAMYA'S POEM by TV News Desk

Unity Productions Foundation announces that MenaMassoud, star of the upcoming Disney film ALADDIN, will play the lead role of Rumi in the upcoming animated feature film LAMYA'S POEM, which i…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

VIDEO: Will Smith Performs 'Prince Ali' in New ALADDIN Film by TV News Desk

Ahead of 'Aladdin''sMay 24th release, Disney has shared a clip of Will Smith singing iconic musical number 'Prince Ali.'

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Photo Flash: Casts of FROZEN, ALADDIN & THE LION KING Unite to Celebrate Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month by BroadwayWorld

During Asian American amp Pacific Islander Heritage Month AAPIHM, Disney on Broadway is putting the spotlight on the Asian American and Pacific Islander cast members of its hit musicals THE …

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Telly Leung Releases Dance Remixes of ‘New York State of Mind’ by Andrew Gans

The Aladdin alum covers the Billy Joel classic.

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

Seeing Myself on Broadway. by Mo Brady

by Lance Wiener Nico DeJesus, Minami Yusuf, Eddy Lee, Kristen Faith Oei, Karla Puno Garcia and Angelo Soriano (Photo by…

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Friday, May 10, 2019

UJA Federation Celebrates Disney's Thomas Schumacher with Excellence in Theater Award by

Thomas Schumacher, who is President of Disney Theatrical Productions and Chairman of the Broadway League,  has worked on some of the Great White Way's brightest productions, including Beau…

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Watch Zayn and Zhavia Ward Sing ‘A Whole New World’ in This Official Aladdin Music Video by Ruthie Fierberg

The two pop artists sing the song in the end title credits of the Disney live-action movie.

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‘A whole lot of fun, mountains of sparkle & enough magic to enthral’: ALADDIN – West End ★★★★ by Olivia Mitchell

The mix of comedy, romance, fantastic performances and magic in Aladdin mean something is provided for everyone and you can't help but feel whisked up in the wonder of it all.

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VIDEO: ZAYN and Zhavia Ward Release 'A Whole New World' From Disney's Live-Action ALADDIN Film by Stage Tube

ZAYN and Zhavia Ward have teamed up to record the iconic Aladdin duet, A Whole New World. This version of the song will serve as the end-credits theme musicfor the upcoming live-action remak…

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

Rob McClure & Kate Baldwin to Lead Starry Readings of Mrs. Doubtfire Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed cast has been assembled for a pair of industry readings of the new musical version of Mrs. Doubtfire. Tony nominees Rob McClure (Beetlejuice) and Kate Baldwin (Superhero) wil…

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See Will Smith and the Stars of Disney's Live-Action Aladdin at the Paris Premiere; Plus: Two New Clips! by Eric King

A whole new world premiere! The cast and creatives of Disney's live-action Aladdin celebrated the film's world premiere in Paris, France on May 8. Will Smith, who plays the perennially bl…

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