Category Archives: Musicals

Disney’s Aladdin, A New Broadway Musical, Heading to Toronto for Previews

Good things come to those who wait. Disney Theatrical Productions has officially announced that Aladdin, a new musical based on the Academy Award winning animated film, will play its pre-Broadway engagement at Toronto’s Ed Mirvish Theatre (formerly the Canon) November … Continue reading

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Full Newsies Performance at Disney Christmas Parade

You know you’re a diehard Disney fan when you sit through the entirety of the Disney parks Christmas parade on ABC. I managed it this year, but only with some fast forwarding through the musical performances from bands I’ve never … Continue reading

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Newsies The Musical Recoups Investment in 41 Weeks on Broadway

Despite the high prices for tickets to a Broadway show and the hordes of tourists looking to enjoy a little of the magic of the Great White Way, it’s not a guarantee that even a popular production will generate a … Continue reading

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Aladdin Musical Heading To Broadway

After a record setting run at the Muny in St Louis and a similarly strong performance at Utah’s Tuacahn theater, Disney’s Aladdin – The New Stage Musical is headed to Broadway. This, at least, according to Alan Menken, who spoke … Continue reading

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Brave’s Kevin McKidd Lends Scottish Realism To Film

Trainspotting and Gray’s Anatomy actor Kevin McKidd, who happens to be from Elgin, Scotland, started his work on Pixar’s Brave more than four years ago. He was asked to provide the voices of both the Lord and young MacGuffin. When … Continue reading

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