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Michael James Scott has played the Genie in Disney’s Aladdin internationally including Broadway, London, the North American Tour and Australia (where he originated the role and won the Helpmann Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical). He can be seen in the new Showtime TV series “Black ... (read complete bio)
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Michael James Scott has played the Genie in Disney’s Aladdin internationally including Broadway, London, the North American Tour and Australia (where he originated the role and won the Helpmann Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical). He can be seen in the new Showtime TV series “Black ... (read complete bio)
Learn from the Best of Broadway with Stage Door's New Online Classes! Photo Learn from the Best of Broadway with Stage Door's New Online Classes!
by Team BWW - Feb 18, 2021

Working on a new song? Want to perfect your audition for an upcoming show? Want to learn from some of Broadway's best? BroadwayWorld's Stage Door is here to help! 

Let It Go and Connect with Your Favorite Disney on Broadway Stars on Stage Door! Photo Let It Go and Connect with Your Favorite Disney on Broadway Stars on Stage Door!
by Team BWW - Feb 11, 2021

Stars from the Disney on Broadway family are available for video shoutouts now on Stage Door!

Wake Up With BWW 2/5: Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA Comes to Disney+, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/5: Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA Comes to Disney+, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 5, 2021

Today's top stories: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella comes to Disney+, Andrew Lloyd Webber calls on the UK government to trial a 'game-changing' chemical that could allow theatres to reopen, and more!

Who's New to BroadwayWorld's Stage Door This Week? Book Your Virtual Shoutout Today! Photo Who's New to BroadwayWorld's Stage Door This Week? Book Your Virtual Shoutout Today!
by Team BWW - Feb 4, 2021

It might be a while before you visit your next stage door, but that doesn't mean you can't connect with your favorite Broadway stars in 2021. New to the Stage Door family this week are Michael James Scott, Krista Rodriguez, Nikki Snelson, Courtney Mack, and English Bernhardt!

Social Roundup: Broadway Reacts to the 2021 Inauguration Photo Social Roundup: Broadway Reacts to the 2021 Inauguration
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2021

January 20 marks the inauguration of the 46th President of the United States, Joe Biden, alongside the first-ever black, Asian-American, female vice president Kamala Harris.

Jodi Benson, Annaleigh Ashford, Patrick Page, Jenn Colella And More Join E-TICKET TO  Photo Jodi Benson, Annaleigh Ashford, Patrick Page, Jenn Colella And More Join E-TICKET TO BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2020

A host of Broadway and Disney stars are the latest guests on David Alpert's 'E-Ticket to Broadway' podcast. 

Michael James Scott and More Join STORYMAVEN Podcast Photo Michael James Scott and More Join STORYMAVEN Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2020

Broadway star Michael James Scott, Author and Speaker Louie Gravance, and Executive Coach Elizabeth Dean appear on the StoryMaven podcast to share insights for job seekers and leaders on conquering the challenges of 2020. 

Broadway Stars Share What They're Most Thankful For This Holiday Season Photo Broadway Stars Share What They're Most Thankful For This Holiday Season
by Stephi Wild - Dec 26, 2020

For the past few weeks, BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge has been asking his guests on Backstage Live what they are thankful for this holiday season. He has spoken to Broadway stars such as James Monroe Iglehart, Norm Lewis, Laura Osnes, Carmen Cusack, and more!

THE THEATRE PODCAST WITH ALAN SEALES Presents Michael James Scott Photo THE THEATRE PODCAST WITH ALAN SEALES Presents Michael James Scott
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2020

Michael James Scott is an actor and singer who originated the role of Genie in the Australian production of Disney's musical Aladdin, which opened in Sydney in August 2016. He received a Helpmann Award in 2017 for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical for his work in this production.

New Musical A HANUKKAH CAROL Debuts First Look and Listen With Michael James Scott, B Photo New Musical A HANUKKAH CAROL Debuts First Look and Listen With Michael James Scott, Ben Fankhauser and More
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2020

Hanukkah 2021 is gonna be LIT! A HANUKKAH CAROL, or GELT TRIP! The Musical isn’t just “A Christmas Carol for Jews”—it’s an irreverent and heartfelt musical comedy that celebrates being the best version of oneself in pursuit of making the world a kinder place.

Michael James Scott Headlines Dr. Phillips Center's FrontYard Festival Photo Michael James Scott Headlines Dr. Phillips Center's FrontYard Festival
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2020

Orlando native and Broadway star Michael James Scott (Aladdin, The Book of Mormon, Something Rotten, Hair, All Shook Up, The Pirate Queen, Elf, Mamma Mia and Tarzan) will headline The Dr. Phillips Center's Front Yard Festival with “A Fierce Christmas” on Saturday, December 19 at 8pm

Michael James Scott and Desi Oakley Appear on DRAMA. Podcast Photo Michael James Scott and Desi Oakley Appear on DRAMA. Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2020

Helpmann Award winner Michael James Scott (Aladdin, Something Rotten) and Desi Oakley (Waitress, Chicago) are the latest featured special guests on the theatre and entertainment podcast DRAMA. with Connor & Dylan MacDowell.

BWW Interview: ALADDIN's Michael James Scott Being Fierce With Christmas Photo BWW Interview: ALADDIN's Michael James Scott Being Fierce With Christmas
by Gil Kaan - Dec 6, 2020

Broadway powerhouse Michael James Scott has been making the most creative use of his no-live-theatre times prepping his album A Fierce Christmas for its December 7th release. In this interview, Michael discusses what influenced his Christmas spirit and how Broadway legends Ann Reinking and Ben Vereen touched his theatrical life.

The 10 Best New Broadway Holiday Albums of 2020! Photo The 10 Best New Broadway Holiday Albums of 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2020

Tis the season for holiday tunes! From festive favorites to brand-new bops, Broadway isn't disappointing this year, with a huge variety of new holiday albums from your favorite artists to put under the tree.

VIDEO: Michael James Scott Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! Photo VIDEO: Michael James Scott Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Dec 4, 2020

Tune in below as Richard Ridge chats with Michael James Scott, who just debuted his Christmas EP, 'A Fierce Christmas' on all streaming platforms. 

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, December 4 with Michael James Scott, Isaac Mizrahi and Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, December 4 with Michael James Scott, Isaac Mizrahi and More!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020

Today (December 4) in live streaming: Michael James Scott visits Backstage Live, Isaac Mizrahi in concert, and so much more!

Wake Up With BWW 12/4: First Look at Matthew Morrison in THE GRINCH MUSICAL, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 12/4: First Look at Matthew Morrison in THE GRINCH MUSICAL, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 4, 2020

Today's top stories: get a sneak peek at Matthew Morrison in The Grinch Musical, In The Heights sets a new release date for theaters and HBO Max, Jordan Fisher gets married, and more!

Tickets Now Available for A SEASON OF HOPE & INSPIRATION Featuring Patti LuPone, Bill Photo Tickets Now Available for A SEASON OF HOPE & INSPIRATION Featuring Patti LuPone, Billy Porter and More
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020

Tickets are now available for Broadway Inspirational Voices' 2020 holiday concert, “A Season of Hope & Inspiration,” streaming to a global audience on Sunday, Dec. 13 starting at 7pm (ET).  The choir announced an exclusive VIP performance package that includes a ticket to the concert and a specially curated pre-show.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of ELEGIES FOR ANGELS, PUNKS, AND RAGING QUEENS on Stars in the Photo VIDEO: Watch the Cast of ELEGIES FOR ANGELS, PUNKS, AND RAGING QUEENS on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2020

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm) with a 'Elegies' Reunion with Jayne Houdyshell, J Harrison Ghee, Marisha Wallace, Robin Lord Taylor and Vicki Lewis.

VIDEO: Watch ELEGIES FOR ANGELS, PUNKS AND RAGING QUEENS Photo VIDEO: Watch ELEGIES FOR ANGELS, PUNKS AND RAGING QUEENS
by Stage Tube - Dec 1, 2020

Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens is set to stream on World AIDS Day -today, December 1 (5pm), featuring 51 performers and benefitting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens honors the lives lost to AIDS through free-verse monologues with a blues, jazz and rock score.

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