Confirmed! Paper Mill Playhouse to Premiere New Disney Stage Musical NEWSIES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2011
Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee- Producing Artistic Director, Todd Schmidt-Managing Director) is proud to announce the Millburn, New Jersey theater will open its 2011-2012 season with the premiere of a new Disney stage musical, Newsies. Featuring music by eight time Academy Award®-winning composer Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Sister Act, The Little Mermaid), lyrics by Jack Feldman and a new book by four-time Tony® Award winner Harvey Fierstein (La Cage aux Folles, Torch Song Trilogy), Newsies is adapted for the stage from the live-action Disney feature film musical. The production will be directed at Paper Mill by Tony® nominee Jeff Calhoun (The Will Rogers Follies, Grey Gardens).
Tarzan Tickets Go On Sale to the Public November 20
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2005
Tickets for the upcoming Disney musical Tarzan will go on sale to the public on November 20th; they are already available to Visa cardholders
Tarzan Announced to Open May 10 at Richard Rodgers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2005
Disney has announced that Tarzan will being previews on March 24, to open on May 10, 2006.
Open Casting Call For Tarzan Set For August 29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2005
An open casting call will be held for Equity and non-Equity singers of all cultural backgrounds for the title role in TARZAN, The Broadway Musical, to be presented this season by Disney Theatrical Productions.
Shuler Hensley Offered Part in Tarzan Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2005
Tony and Olivier Award-winner Shuler Hensley has been offered the role of Kerchak in the upcoming Disney musical Tarzan
Disney's Tarzan Confirmed for Spring '06 Opening
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2005
Disney's Broadway musical adaptation of the animated film Tarzan has now been confirmed for a spring 2006 opening, with the creative team set for the show.
Tarzan Likely As Next Disney Broadway Musical
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2005
Casting notices are out for Disney's Tarzan indicating a 2005-2006 Broadway bow.