Category Archives: Broadway

The Muppets to take Broadway?

Disney has now made two movies with the Muppets since they bought them from the Jim Henson Company. I didn’t feel that either film captured the magic of the Muppets I knew growing up. But I may be in the … Continue reading

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Newsies leaving Broadway for the road

For Disney it’s been the little show that could. But now the end is near for Newsies Broadway run. Never intended to play on Broadway at all, Newsies moved to the great white way for a limited run of 101 … Continue reading

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Disney’s Aladdin on Broadway Soundtrack now Available

Disney is making magic again on Broadway. Aladdin is the surprise hit of the season with audiences flocking to the show the delivers a bit of classic Broadway entertainment, with all the technical still of modern theater. It has a … Continue reading

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Disney’s Aladdin Musical Finds Magic on Broadway

Disney Theatrical, working with director and choreographer Casey Nicholaw, has brought Disney’s animated hit Aladdin to the great white way of New York, New York – Broadway. Tony Award winner Alan Menken composed the music and Howard Ashman and Tim … Continue reading

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The thrill of seeing a live Muppet performance

Yesterday I had the chance to experience what might be called a childhood dream: seeing a Muppet live.¬†Miss Piggy was in Toronto to promote Muppets Most Wanted¬†and Disney graciously invited me to the press conference at the posh Shangri-La hotel … Continue reading

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