Category Archives: Disney Theatrical

Newsies takes final Broadway bow, sets off on road tour

Newsies had a long path to success. The idea of moving it from film to stage took a lot of effort, but to the acclaim of fans everywhere, eventually it got done. From a workshop at the Papermill theatre, to … Continue reading

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James M Iglehart and cast of Disney’s Aladdin the Musical pay tribute to Robin Williams

It was a special moment after curtain call at last night’s performance of Disney’s Aladdin the Musical on Broadway. Tony winner James M. Iglehart, who plays the Genie in the Broadway musical, came on stage to lead the audience in … Continue reading

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Reactions from the world of Disney to Death of Disney Legend Robin Williams

Reactions to the death of comic genius Robin Williams are coming in from across the entertainment industry and around the globe. Although Williams had a hot and cold relationship with The Walt Disney Company, there is no denying his influence … Continue reading

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James Monroe Iglehart, Aladdin’s Genie, co-hosts the view

It’s a few days late, but Disney Theatrical has released a short clip of James Monroe Iglehart backstage before his guest hosting duties on ABC’s The View on July 25. As he says in the clip, every now and then … Continue reading

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Disney Theatrical Debuts “Shakespeare in Love” in London

After it’s debut this week, audiences and critics have showered Disney’s newest stage production, “Shakespeare in Love,” with high praise. The play is an adaption of the 1998 movie of the same name and has just opened in London’s West … Continue reading

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