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  • Galavant Kicks Off Tonight
    Galavant Kicks Off Tonight

    Don’t forget tonight on ABC comes something new from Disney, a 4-week comedy extravaganza featuring songs from Oscar winning composer Alan Menken and writing and production talent from Dan Fogelman and Glenn Slater from Disney’s Tangled. Once upon a time, the dashing hero, Galavant (Joshua Sasse) lost the love of…

  • Disney’s Newsies To Have Limited Run on Broadway
    Disney’s Newsies To Have Limited Run on Broadway

    Due to popular demand and critical acclaim, Disney Theatrical will bring Newsies, the breakout new American musical, to Broadway in New York City! Following its critically-hailed run at Paper Mill Playhouse earlier this fall, the show will play the Nederlander Theatre for a limited, 101-performance engagement. 101 is reportedly the…

  • Newsies – Stage Musical Enters Previews
    Newsies – Stage Musical Enters Previews

    Newsies, a new stage musical from Disney Theatrical, has officially started ‘previews’ at the Paper Mill Playhouse. This is a day many thought would never come. Newsies, the movie, has had a huge cult following who could be heard begging for a stage musical version of the film and now…

  • Newsies Moves Closer to Live Stage Production
    Newsies Moves Closer to Live Stage Production

    Disney cult classic Newsies, about newsboys who wage a labor strike in 1890s New York, is being worked into a stage musical by composer Alan Menken, lyricist Jack Feldman, choreographer Christopher Gattelli, and librettist Harvey Fierstein. Together they are adapting the movie to the stage, while adding in songs, fresh…

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