Thursday, January 18, 2018

3 Tips to Crafting the Perfect Villain From The Lion King’s Scar by Ruthie Fierberg

Broadway’s Stephen Carlile reveals his recipe for creating Disney’s vengeful lion.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Broadway B.O. Leaps Even As ‘Lion King’ & ‘Wicked’ Feel Winter Chill by Jeremy Gerard

With the three-day Martin Luther King holiday weekend as a spur, the Broadway box office defied the January trend, pole-vaulting 27% over the same week in 2017 and even surpassing the previo…

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Broadway Grosses: Hello, Dolly! Star Bette Midler Packs Houses in Farewell Week by

Bette Midler wrapped up her Tony-winning, record-breaking run in the hit revival of Hello, Dolly! this weekend and audiences didn't miss the chance to catch her celebrated performance on…

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Monday, January 15, 2018

BWW TV Exclusive: Being Prepared for Broadway- Go Backstage with THE LIONG KING's Stephen Carlile! by BroadwayWorld TV

What does it take to transform into one of Broadway's nastiest villains We're taking you backstage at the Minskoff Theatre to check in with Stephen Carlile, who plays Scar in one of Disney's…

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

‘The Lion King’ comes to Atlanta and appeals to the generations by Admin

Fox Theatre, Atlanta, Georgia. January 11, 2018.  It’s easy to understand why Disney’s The Lion King is billed as the “world’s #1 musical”. On Thursday, January 11, it came roari…

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Friday, January 12, 2018

Everything you need to know about Disney’s The Lion King in London by Robin Johnson

Disney’s The Lion King is a multi-award-winning musical based on the 1994 Disney animated film of the same name. Have you seen the Pride of the West End yet? The post Everything you need …

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

THE LION KING International Tour Releases New Block of Tickets in Manila by BroadwayWorld

Disney's The Lion King international tour producers Michael Cassel Group, Concertus Manila, and Disney Theatrical Productions have announced that a new block of tickets for the Manila run …

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Cheer on Billy Porter & Stark Sands a Final Time in Kinky Boots by

Audiences bid farewell to original Kinky Boots stars Billy Porter and Stark Sands on January 7, the conclusion of a celebrated return engagement that was a delightful cap to the year. The la…

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Golden Globe-Winning Movie Musicals by Lindsey Sullivan

It's Monday, and we're still recovering from the awesomeness of last night's Golden Globes. We were thrilled to watch Dear Evan Hansen music makers Benj Pasek and Justin Paul rec…

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Exclusive: Check Out Renée Elise Goldsberry in Disney’s The Lion Guard by Olivia Clement

The Hamilton star plays golden zebra Dhahabu in the animated series, a continuation of The Lion King story.

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Chicago Celebrates Best Grossing Week in 21-Year History by

The week just leading up to the new year was a lucrative one for Broadway. As tourists poured into town, new productions as well a jazzy old favorite set records on the Great White…

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Saturday, December 30, 2017

Photo Coverage: Take a Look Back on 2017's Top Curtain Call Moments! by Walter McBride

As 2017 comes to a close, BroadwayWorld takes you back through this year's top curtain call moments. From the opening nights of every new show this year, to the anniversary performance of Th…

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Saturday, December 23, 2017

Exclusive Photo Coverage: THE LION KING cast Channels Their Inner-Child for Carols For A Cure! by Genevieve Rafter Keddy

Below, check out exclusive photos of the cast of THE LION KING as they record their track, 'Everyone's a Kid at Christmas.'

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Thursday, December 21, 2017

Photo: Production Underway for Disney's Live-Action THE LION KING by BroadwayWorld

Director Jon Favreau took to Twitter yesterday to share the first photo from the set of Disney's highly anticipated live-action remake of THE LION KING.

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The Lion King and Newsies Stars Set for Gulfshore’s The Price by Andrew Gans

The Florida venue will present the Arthur Miller play in January 2018.

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Spotlight On… Alice in Winterland’s Jonathan Andrew Hume by Olivia Mitchell

Jonathan Andrew Hume played the lead role of Simba in The Lion King and is set to star in the Rose Theatre's production of Alice in Hinterland, alongside the Rose Youth Company.

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Monday, December 18, 2017

'Lion King' On Stage Is Making More Money For Disney Than 'Star Wars' Movies Over Last 20 Years by Lee Seymour

With over $8 billion at the global box office, 'The Lion King' musical has raked in more than every 'Star Wars' movie combined.

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Broadway Grosses: SpongeBob SquarePants Soaks In Broadway Acclaim by

The new musical SpongeBob SquarePants officially opened at Broadway's Palace Theatre on December 4 and now theatergoers can't get enough of the splashy new tuner. In the past week, S…

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VIDEO: A Great Big World and Jessie Mueller Perform Classics in Honor of Heather Headley by Stage Tube

Celebrating 20 years since Heather Headley's Broadway debut in Disney's landmark musical The Lion King, the 10th annual Broadway Dreams Supper featured beautiful performances in honor of the…

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

The Broadway Channel & PIX11 Partner for Monthly Series Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal by

The Broadway Channel, part of The John Gore Organization family of companies, is in partnership with PIX11 to present Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, a monthly series of specials about …

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VIDEO: Young Broadway Stars and Aspiring Artists Release a Holiday Album to Help the BCEFA Hurricane Relief Efforts by BroadwayWorld

Stars from School of Rock, The Lion King and Matilda among others, launched The Holiday Star Experience Album and a music video to promote their charity collection. According to Eduardo Jime…

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Photo Flash: Heather Headley, Katrina Lenk, Adrienne Warren and More Onstage at the 2017 Broadway Dreams Supper by BroadwayWorld

Celebrating 20 years since Heather Headley's Broadway debut in Disney's landmark musical The Lion King, the 10th annual Broadway Dreams Supper, supporting the performing arts education not-f…

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Disney Theatrical President Thomas Schumacher Elected Chairman of the Broadway League by

The Broadway League has announced that Thomas Schumacher, president and producer, Disney Theatrical Productions, was elected as chairman of the board of The Broadway League on December 12. S…

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The Lion King's Moving Dual-Language 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' Has Made Our Holiday Season by

Disney’s hit musical The Lion King has released its first dual-language music video of “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” performed in Spanish and English featuring Mexico Cit…

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BWW Exclusive: Discovering Heather Headley by BroadwayWorld

Today, December 12, 2017, Broadway Dreams will honor Tony and Grammy Award-winner Heather Headley in celebration of 20 years since her Broadway debut in Disney's landmark musical The Lion Ki…

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The Lion King's Dual-Language 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' Has Made Our Holiday Season by

Disney’s hit musical The Lion King has released its first dual-language music video of “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” performed in Spanish and English featuring Mexico Cit…

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VIDEO: THE LION KING Cast Members Perform Dual-Language 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' For 20th Anniversary by Stage Tube

In honor of the show's 20th anniversary, The Lion King cast members Adrienne Walker, who's been playing Nala on Broadway since July of 2016, and Agust n Arg ello, currently starring as Simba…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Broadway Grosses: 'Happy Days Are Here Again' for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical by

The long-running hit Beautiful: The Carole King Musical has had a dynamite holiday season at the box office, returning to a gross that surpasses the million-dollar mark. In the past week, Be…

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Photo Flash: Harry Belafonte Visits Broadway's THE LION KING by BroadwayWorld

Singer-songwriter Harry Belafonte visited The Lion King over the weekend and stopped backstage to pose with star Jelani Remy. Scroll down for the photo

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Sunday, December 10, 2017

VIDEO: Behind the Success and Journey of THE LION KING by BroadwayWorld

20 landmark years on Broadway, The Lion King continues ascendant as one of the most popular stage musicals in the world. CBS Sunday Morning takes viewers on a journey back into building this…

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