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The making of Disney’s “Into the Woods” – From Stage to Screen

Clocking in at over 8 and a half minutes, this new featurette looks at the how the Stephen Sondheim musical was transferred from stage to screen. “Into the Woods” premiered on Broadway on November 5, 1987, at the Martin Beck … Continue reading

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Into the Woods – First Featurette “The Story”

Johnny Depp, Meryl Streep, Chris Pine, and Emily Blunt are all featured in the first featurette for Disney’s musical feature “Into the Woods.” I am so excited to see this on the big screen for the first time. Yes, I … Continue reading

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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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Peter and the Starcatcher ends Broadway Run

Disney Theatrical’s production of Peter and the Starcatcher ended its run on Broadway yesterday. It will move off-Broadway in the spring and start a tour of the production. The Peter and the Starcatcher Novel is a prequel to the Peter … Continue reading

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Meet the Cast of The Newsies

Disney Theatrical has started a fun series where the main characters from The Newsies are introduced to YouTube fans by the actors who play them. The latest is Jeremy Jordan who plays Jack Kelly. He talks a bit about Kelly … Continue reading

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