Performance dates: From 26 April 2017
“ALADDIN is the must-see show of the year and “Broadway’s biggest new hit!” (Entertainment Weekly)
From the producer of The Lion King, the beloved story of Aladdin comes to thrilling theatrical life in this bold new musical. The New York Times says it’s “Fabulous!” and “Extravagant! It defies expectations.”
Filled with daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance, ALADDIN is “Pure Genie-us!” raves USA Today.”
Disney’s ALADDIN features all your favourite songs from the film as well as new music written by Tony and Academy Award winner Alan Menken (Newsies) with lyrics penned by the legendary Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast), Tony Award winner Tim Rice (The Lion King, Aida), and book writer Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer).
Hailed by Newsday as “an awesome throwback to old-time musical comedy,” it is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon) and boasts an incomparable design team, with sets, costumes and lighting from Tony Award winners Bob Crowley (Mary Poppins), Gregg Barnes (Kinky Boots), and Natasha Katz (Once).
With exhilarating choreography, show-stopping production numbers and astonishing visual effects, Disney’s ALADDIN is, as NBC-TV declares, “Exactly what you wished for!”