STAGE TUBE: Daniel Coz (Fabulous He!) Mixes It Up Again with ALADDIN Medley
by Stage Tube - February 4, 2016
YouTuber Daniel Coz returns with his latest viral medley featuring tunes from¬†Disney's iconic animated film and musical Aladdin. Check it out below! (more...)
VIDEO: ALADDIN's Magic Carpet Ride Goes Awry and More as Adam Driver Hosts Saturday Night Live
by Stage Tube - January 17, 2016
In one Disney-inspired sketch, Driver and Cecily Strong sang 'A Whole New World' aboard a magic carpet in a less than romantic ride through the sky. Check out all the sketches below! (more...)
VIDEO: Adam Jacobs Explains Origins of ALADDIN/LION KING Epic Medley
by TV News Desk - January 8, 2016
Broadway Star Adam Jacobs was part of an epic new medley featuring the Broadway casts of Aladdin and THE LION KING. (more...)
Photo Flash: Jeremy Jordan & Ashley Spencer Visit ALADDIN on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - December 30, 2015
NEWSIES alum and current star of SUPERGIRL on CBS, Jeremy Jordan, along with his wife, fellow stage star Ashley Spencer, attended Disney's Aladdin, the Tony Award-winning new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, on Broadway last night. Check out a photo from their visit below! (more...)
STAGE TUBE: ALADDIN's Trevor Dion Nicholas Wishes Fans a Merry Christmas!
by Stage Tube - December 23, 2015
Trevor Dion Nicholas, who will soon star as The Genie¬†in Aladdin in London, takes a stroll through Times Square for a new video wishing fans a Merry Christmas. Check it out below! (more...)
Photo Flash: Adam Jacobs Celebrates Release of New Album at New Amsterdam Theatre
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2015
Adam Jacobs, currently starring as the title character in Disney's hit Broadway musical Aladdin, hosted an album release party for his debut solo album entitled 'Right Where I Belong' in the historic New Amsterdam Theatre on December 13, 2015. Check out photos from the party below! (more...)
Exclusive Photo Coverage: ALADDIN Cast Gathers to Record Carols For A Cure!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - November 29, 2015
Throughout the holiday season, BroadwayWorld will be bringing you our exclusive photo coverage from inside the recording room. Below, go behind the scenes with the company of Aladdin¬†as they record 'God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen'. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: ALADDIN's Adam Jacobs Takes Us On A Magic Carpet Ride With 'Come Fly With Me'
by Michael Dale - November 19, 2015
The talented young star displays vintage supper club panache with that great Jimmy Van Heusen and Sammy Cahn number. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: ALADDIN's Adam Jacobs and Courtney Reed Cover Ed Sheeran's 'Thinking Out Loud'
by Stage Tube - November 5, 2015
Watch Adam Jacobs and Courtney Reed, stars of¬†Broadway's¬†Aladdin,¬†bring their own twist to Ed Sheeran's 'Thinking Out Loud' for Disney Sessions. Click below to hear their duet, and follow this link to see Aladdin co-star Jonathan Freeman's Disney villains medley! (more...)
VIDEO: ALADDIN's Genie, James Monroe Iglehart, Works His Magic At The Drama Book Shop
by Michael Dale - November 2, 2015
The Tony winning song and dance Genie takes time out to give an impromptu plug for the New York institution. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Aladdin-Dressed Prankster Turns Heads Throughout NYC
by Stage Tube - November 1, 2015
YouTuber Jesse Wellens dressed up as Disney's Aladdin, and rode a magic carpet on wheels throughout the streets of New York, thrilling onlookers who tried to whip out their phones and quickly snap a video of the Disney prince. Check out the video, set to a remixed version of 'Friend Like Me'! (more...)
Jade Ewen and Dean John-Wilson to Take Magic Carpet Ride to West End's ALADDIN?
by Jessica Khan - October 29, 2015
IN THE HEIGHTS' Jade Ewen and HERE LIES LOVE's Dean John-Wilson could be singing 'A Whole New World' on the magic carpet when it flies across the pond for Aladdin's West End debut next summer. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: ALADDIN's Courtney Reed Chats With SCHOOL OF ROCK's Sierra Boggess About Independence #CourtneyChat, Episode 4
by Michael Dale - October 21, 2015
Aladdin's Jasmine, Courtney Reed, offers another episode of her inspirational web series, #CourtneyChat, where she and Broadway friends talk about important issues like feminism, having confidence and compassion. (more...)
A Whole New World! Disney's ALADDIN Confirms Summer 2016 Premiere in the West End, Starring Trevor Dion Nicholas as Genie!
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2015
Aladdin, Jasmine, Genie and the gang will experience a 'whole new world' when they travel across the ocean next year! BroadwayWorld has just learned that Disney's Tony Award-winning new musical Aladdin will kick off its West End premiere on Thursday June 9, 2016 at the Prince Edward Theatre, with previews from Friday, May 27.¬†Broadway cast member Trevor Dion Nicholas will also be making his London stage debut as Genie. (more...)
VIDEO: ALADDIN's Jonathan Freeman, Alan Menken & More Reunite on 'The View'
by TV News Desk - October 14, 2015
On yesterday's THE VIEW on ABC, cast members from Disney's Aladdin reunited to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the animated film. (more...)
VIDEO: ALADDIN's Lea Salonga & Brad Kane Reunite for Special Performance of 'A Whole New World'
by TV News Desk - October 14, 2015
Brad Kane and Lea Salonga, who sang as the voices of Aladdin and Jasmine in Disney's Aladdin reunited for a special performance of 'A Whole New World' on Good Morning America. (more...)
BWW TV: A Whole New ALADDIN- Original Movie & Broadway Stars Unite to Celebrate Release of Diamond Edition!
by BroadwayWorld TV - October 13, 2015
Grab your lamp and flying carpet for the Diamond Edition of Disney's Aladdin, which was just re-released on Blu-ray and Digital HD. The 1992 animated musical fantasy film was produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures, marking the 31st animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated Classics series, and was part of the Disney film era known as the Disney Renaissance. Some of the stars of the Broadway production and voices of the original movie characters joined forces earlier this week to celebrate the release and BroadwayWorld was on hand to chat with the whole gang! (more...)
BWW Review: ALADDIN Diamond Edition DVD is 'Treasure Trove of Musical Theatre Goodies
by Matt Tamanini - October 13, 2015
In 1989, Disney revitalized both animation and musical theatre for generations to come with their Academy Award-winning film THE LITTLE MERMAID. They followed up that success with BEAUTY AND THE BEAST in 1991, which won another two Oscars, and then in 1992 they again broke the animated mold with Aladdin, which took home two more trophies. Not only did these three films reinvigorate the nearly dead genre of animated musicals, but Aladdin specifically inspired decades of films that were not only enjoyable to kids, but were also funny on another level that kept adults entertained as well. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: ALADDIN's Courtney Reed Talks About The Importance of Having Confidence #CourtneyChat, Episode 3
by Michael Dale - October 10, 2015
Our host reads fans' responses to the question, 'Where do you find confidence?' (more...)
BWW TV Exclusive: Alan Menken Explains How He Adapted ALADDIN for the Stage in New DVD Featurette
by BroadwayWorld TV - October 9, 2015
Grab your lamp and flying carpet for the Diamond Edition of Disney's Aladdin, which was just re-released on Blu-ray and Digital HD. Below, check out an exclusive clip featuring Alan Menken as he discusses the treasure trove of material that he and Howard Ashman wrote that didn't make it into the film. Part of doing the show on Broadway was an homage to his dear friend and collaborator's wonderful work. (more...)