Saturday, July 13, 2024

April 1 - THE LION KING Will Become First Musical to Play Seven Continents- Antarctic Production by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: For the first time, Disney's legendary stage musical, The Lion King, goes where no musical has gone before. The seventh continent. The Lion King has played on …

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:36AM
Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Nicholas Afoa Of THE LION KING by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Nicholas Afoa made his stage debut as Simba in the Australian production of THE LION KING in 2013 and played Simba in the Sydney production of the landmark mus…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:48AM

Meet Nicholas Afoa of London's THE LION KING by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: New cast have joined the London production of Disney's THE LION KING this month. Alongside changes in the ensemble cast, Nicholas Afoa has taken on the role of …

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:48AM
Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Wicked: Part One Will Release Early; Movie Fans Excited for 'Wickediator' by Darryn King

Wicked: Part One, starring Cynthia Erivo and Ariana Grande, will arrive in theaters five days earlier than planned. The highly anticipated first part of a two-part movie adaptation of the…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:54AM

THE LION KING's Chondra Profit Celebrates the Circle of Life with Delete Blood Cancer DKMS by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Profit also performed 'Circle of Life' from the musical The Lion King in memory of Shannon and those who have lost their battle with blood cancer. BroadwayWorld…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:54AM
Friday, June 28, 2024

Fantastic Full Trailer for Julie Taymor's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Released by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Fathom Events and Omniverse Vision have released the full trailer for the filmed version of 'Julie Taymor's A Midsummer Night's Dream,' which is hitting cinemas…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:02AM
Sunday, June 23, 2024

Disney's The Lion King West End LIVE 2024 by Official London Theatre

Disney's The Lion King give a magical welcome to day two of West End LIVE 2024. Get tickets: https://officiallondontheatre.com/show/disneys-the-lion-king-92712/?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:16AM
Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Disney's THE LION KING at the Pantages by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Casting has been announced for the Los Angeles return engagement of Disney's THE LION KING. Los Angeles' most eagerly awaited stage production ever will leap on…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:06PM
Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Julie Taymor & Niece Danya Taymor Direct Nearly 10% Of Broadway’s Total Box Office; ‘The Lion King’ And ‘The Outsiders’ Gross A Combined by Greg Evans

For those keeping track of such things, nearly 10% – or $3,239,838 – of Broadway’s total $36.8 million box office last week was earned by productions directed by Taymors: The Lion King…

SOURCE: Deadline at 06:14PM
Sunday, June 16, 2024

Exclusive: Oh My Pod U Guys- Fan-Girls Forever with Leanne Antonio

I am joined by Leanne Antonio to talk all about her life as an artist and Broadway performer. From originating roles in new works to covering principal roles in Disney's The Lion King on B…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:42AM
Friday, June 14, 2024

Broadway Bares: Hit the Strip to Feature Ariana DeBose, Amber Iman, Amber Ardolino and More by Hayley Levitt

Broadway Bares: Hit the Strip, this year's Vegas-themed edition of the annual striptease fundraising event, has announced a lineup of Broadway performers to take the stage. Produced by and …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:06AM
Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 6/9/24 - THE LION KING, MERRILY & More Top the List

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 6/9/2024.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:18PM

THE LION KING Composer Lebo M Honored by The Consulate General of South Africa by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: See photos and video of the Consulate General of South Africa honoring The Lion King’s South African composer, Lebo M. Learn more: https://www.broadwayworld…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:18AM
Sunday, June 9, 2024

Celebrating 30 Years of The Lion King on Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige has her regular slate of show tunes, mov…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:02AM
Friday, June 7, 2024

Being Prepared for Broadway- Go Backstage with THE LION KING's Stephen Carlile! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: 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, wh…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:36PM
Thursday, June 6, 2024

SiriusXM'S Disney Hits Channel Airs THE LION KING Special With Elton John, Tim Rice, Thomas Schumacher, & More

SiriusXM’s Disney Hits (channel 133) has aired a one-hour special celebrating the making of “The Lion King’s” Film and Original Soundtrack. The making of special features behind the …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:32PM
Friday, May 24, 2024

Nathan Lane, Jennifer Hudson, Billy Eichner, More Lead Hollywood Bowl The Lion King Live-to-Film Concerts Beginning May 24 by Logan Culwell-Block

Heather Headley, Lebo M., and more will also be on hand to celebrate the animated film's 30th anniversary and spotlight its long-running stage musical adaptation.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:06AM
Thursday, May 23, 2024

Billy Eichner Says Rehearsing for THE LION KING Concert 'Knocked Me Out', Talks Broadway Goals

In a new interview, Billy Eichner talked about the upcoming Hollywood Bowl concert of The Lion King and his lifelong dream of performing on Broadway. On Wednesday, Eichner revealed that they…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:32PM

A Miraculous LION KING Transcends Classic Film by Joshua Van Hemert

The spectacle of THE LION KING doesn't disappoint. Hear what Joshua Van Hemert has to say about the national touring production now playing at DPAC. The post A Miraculous LION KING Transcend…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 07:33AM
Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Broadway actor who played Simba in 'The Lion King' dies at 47 - MSN

Oliver was born in 1975 and is from Jacksonville, Florida, according to Playbill.com. He moved to New York City in 2010 to pursue his Broadway ...

SOURCE: Google at 12:36AM
Sunday, May 19, 2024

“Prince Ali” from the ALADDIN on Broadway Concert Celebration— Live at EPCOT! by Disney On Broadway

It's time to make way for Mandy Gonzalez (Aida), Bradley Gibson (The Lion King, Hercules), and Shoba Narayan (Aladdin) as they perform their show-stopping version of "Prince Ali" during the …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:00PM

“Proud Of Your Boy” from the ALADDIN on Broadway Concert Celebration— Live at EPCOT! by Disney On Broadway

Watch Bradley Gibson (The Lion King, Hercules) perform "Proud Of Your Boy" from Broadway's ALADDIN, written by lyricist Howard Ashman and composer Alan Menken. The "ALADDIN on Broadway Conc…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:00PM

“A Whole New World” from the ALADDIN on Broadway Concert Celebration— Live at EPCOT! by Disney On Broadway

Watch ALADDIN’s current Genie Michael James Scott, Bradley Gibson (The Lion King, Hercules), Mandy Gonzalez (Aida) and Shoba Narayan (Aladdin) perform "A Whole New World" from Broadway's A…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:00PM

“Friend Like Me” from the ALADDIN on Broadway Concert Celebration— Live at EPCOT! by Disney On Broadway

In celebration of 10 wondrous years on Broadway, watch ALADDIN’s current Genie Michael James Scott, Bradley Gibson (The Lion King, Hercules), Mandy Gonzalez (Aida) and Shoba Narayan (Aladd…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:00PM
Friday, May 17, 2024

'My Dream Came True': Ernie Sabella Reflects on 30 Years Of The Lion King by Margaret Hall

The Broadway vet voiced Pumbaa in the Disney classic, and he's about to sing "Hakuna Matata" again at the Hollywood Bowl.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:18PM
Thursday, May 16, 2024

Video: Disney on Broadway Stars Perform Multi-Language Medley

In a segment on this morning's show, Good Morning America celebrated 30 years of Disney on Broadway. As part of the segment, stars from Disney's Broadway productions around the world sang a …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:24AM

Meet the characters of The Lion King through British Sign Language by Official London Theatre

Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day so lets meet the characters of The Lion King through British Sign Language! Find out more about the range of accessible theatre happening across …

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:07AM
Wednesday, May 15, 2024

ALADDIN on Broadway Concert Celebration - Live from EPCOT by Disney On Broadway

In celebration of 10 wondrous years on Broadway, watch ALADDIN’s current Genie Michael James Scott, Bradley Gibson (The Lion King, Hercules), Mandy Gonzalez (Aida) and Shoba Narayan (Aladd…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:42PM
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 5/12/24 - THE LION KING, CABARET & More Top the List

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 5/12/2024.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:48PM
Friday, May 10, 2024

GOOD MORNING AMERICA to Celebrate 30 Years of Disney on Broadway

Tune into Good Morning America next week to take part in a celebration of 30 years of Disney on Broadway. On Thursday, May 16, the ABC morning show will celebrate the milestone of Disney's l…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:32PM
Thursday, May 9, 2024

North West and Heather Headley Join The Lion King Hollywood Bowl Event by Darryn King

North West, the daughter of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, will star in the live-to-film concert/screening of The Lion King set to take place at the Hollywood Bowl on May 24 and 25. Tony wi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM

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