Wednesday, May 23, 2018

How Aladdin does everything right (In-Depth Review)

Once upon a time, I used to be a wee lad who from time to time spiraled into a deep depression, even at a very young age. Eventually, I came to realise that the best way to recover from dep…

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Monday, May 21, 2018

Exclusive Portraits of Idina Menzel, Norbert Leo Butz & More at the Drama League Awards by Broadway.com

The 84th annual Drama League Awards ceremony took place on May 18 at the Marriott Marquis Times Square, and boy, was the event star-studded. As previously announced, Mean Girls stars Ashley …

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Friday, May 18, 2018

BWW Album Review: FROZEN Original Broadway Cast Recording Is Perfect Storm of Heart-Warming Humor by Tori Hartshorn

FROZEN is Disney's latest foray of into moving musicals from the screen to stage. The story of sisterly love is currently melting frozen hearts on Broadway, joining its current counterparts …

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Kendrick Lamar, Jeremy Irons, “Summer and Smoke” by Mark Beech

Among the highlights of New York performing arts this week, there are new theatrical openings of note. “Paradise Blue” is one. Another is “Long Day’s Journey into Night” starring J…

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Alan Menken signs music publishing deal with Warner/Chappell Music by Caitlin Huston

Alan Menken has signed a global publishing agreement with Warner/Chappell Music, the music publishing group announced Thursday. Warner/Chappell Music, an arm of Warner Music Group, will admi…

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Aladdin’s Arielle Jacobs and Javier Colon Sing ’A Whole New World’ by Adam Hetrick

The duet is featured on Jacobs’ new album, A Leap in the Dark.

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Broadway’s ‘Frozen’, ‘A Bronx Tale’ Announce North American Tour Plans by Greg Evans

Disney’s Tony-nominated musical Frozen will skate across North America beginning in the fall of 2019, with an official, exclusive opening at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Los Angel…

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The Prince Edward Theatre is the first theatre in the West End to receive the National Autistic Society Award

Aladdin's place of residence, The Prince Edward Theatre, made history this month when it became the first ever West End theatre to be given a National Autistic Society Award for its efforts …

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Saturday, May 12, 2018

As Ratings Fall, NBC Cancels Musical-Theater Drama Series Rise by Andy Lefkowitz

The new musical theater-themed TV drama Rise has been canceled by NBC, according to Variety. The reason for the cancellation was a decline in ratings. The hourlong series is b…

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Friday, May 11, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: “Dance Nation” to Jackson Browne by Mark Beech

Catch up with radical drama such as the newly-opened “Dance Nation” or “Summer and Smoke.” Check out music from classical (Maria Farantouri) to rock (Jackson Browne) and rap (the Pul…

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Prince Edward Theatre Recieves National Austistic Society Award by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Disney’s hit musical Aladdin is delighted to announce that the Prince Edward Theatre, is the first theatre in the West End to receive an award from The National Autistic So…

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Q&A with Aladdin star Trevor Dion Nicholas

Trevor Dion Nicholas is a big man with a big voice and even bigger heart. When he got the call to originate the role of Genie in the West End premiere of Disney’s Aladdin, nothing was …

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Q&A with Aladdin star Jade Ewen

Jade Ewen is a star of screen and stage and a pop star to boot! She’s been playing Jasmine in Disney’s Aladdin since the West End premiere in 2016. We were lucky enough to catch up with …

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Q&A with Aladdin star Matt Croke

After drama school, touring roles and understudying for years, last summer Matt Croke took his place centre stage in one of the West End’s most beloved shows. Playing the title role in Dis…

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The Prince Edward Is First Theatre In The West End To Receive A National Autistic Society Award by BroadwayWorld

Disney's hit musical Aladdin announces that the Prince Edward Theatre, which is owned by Delfont Mackintosh Theatres, is the first theatre in the West End to receive an award from The Nation…

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

Check out which new cast members are hitching a ride to the #WestEnd’s @AladdinLondon

As hit London musical Aladdin enters its third year at the Prince Edward Theatre, 14 new cast members embrace a whole new world, including #StageFaves Fred Johanson and Julian Capolei.

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Fred Johanson and More to Join West End's Aladdin by Andrew Gans

The Disney musical continues at London's Prince Edward Theatre.

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Disney’s Aladdin reveals its third year cast by Robin Johnson

As Disney's Aladdin prepares to celebrate its second London birthday, the show has announced that fourteen new cast members will join the company. The post Disney’s Aladdin reveals its…

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Fred Johanson and Julian Capolei Join the Cast of Disney's ALADDIN by BroadwayWorld

As it prepares to celebrate its second birthday in the West End, Disney's Aladdin announces today that fourteen new cast members will be joining the company. Matthew Croke will continue to s…

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Friday, May 4, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: “Summer and Smoke,” Netrebko’s “Tosca” by Mark Beech

It’s your last chance to see Anna Netrebko in “Tosca” this week. Stars are everywhere on the New York stage: Denzel Washington in “The Iceman Cometh,” Renee Fleming in “Carousel,…

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Odds & Ends: The Plastics of Broadway's Mean Girls to Host Drama League Awards & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. The Plastics of Broadway's Mean Girls to Host Drama League Awards The Drama League has announced that Tony nominee Tayl…

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Thursday, May 3, 2018

Mean Girls, The Band's Visit & More Shows Set for 2018 Stars in the Alley Concert by Andy Lefkowitz

The Broadway League has announced the lineup of shows set to perform at this year's Stars in the Alley event. Stars in the Alley is a free outdoor concert with live music that celebrates…

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Complete Casting Announced for THE PROM; Ticket Pre-Sale Begins May 23 by BroadwayWorld

Producers and Presidents of The Prom Committee Dori Berinstein, Bill Damaschke and Jack Lane announce today that the hilarious new Broadway musical comedy The Prom will star Tony Award Nomin…

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Monday, April 30, 2018

Aladdin set to fly into Adelaide in 2019 by Arts Review

Disney Theatrical Productions has confirmed that its hit Broadway musical Aladdin will extend the magic carpet ride to Adelaide in 2019 – the first time a main stage Disney Theatrical…

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Friday, April 27, 2018

Disney's ALADDIN Launches New Video Library To Accompany Its Education Programme by BroadwayWorld

Disney's hit West End musical Aladdin has launched a brand new video library to accompany its education programme. Nine short films have been made in consultation with teachers in order to h…

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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/27 - THE LION KING, SCHOOL OF ROCK, SISTER ACT and More! by Bww Special

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature…

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Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Denzel Washington; “Travesties,” Breeders by Mark Beech

Denzel Washington is winning hot praise for his “Iceman” performance; “Three Tall Women” is doing the same for its trio of female leads. It’s your last chance to catch Antony Sher …

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Friday, April 20, 2018

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/20 - BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More! by Bww Special

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature…

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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Tribeca Film, Patti Smith, “King Lear” by Mark Beech

The New York performing-arts calendar this week includes the continuing Tribeca Film Festival, with a show by Patti Smith and her band. It’s your last chance to see “Yerma,” with Billi…

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