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VIDEO: Watch THE LION KING's Brandon A. McCall Takeover Our Instagram! Photo VIDEO: Watch THE LION KING's Brandon A. McCall Takeover Our Instagram!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 15, 2021

The Lion King is back on Broadway! Simba himself, Brandon A. McCall, took over our Instagram for the big day on September 14. He gave our followers a behind the scenes look at the show's performance on Good Morning America, their return to Broadway, and most importantly, his Broadway debut!

VIDEO: THE LION KING Returns to Broadway- Watch Highlights! Photo VIDEO: THE LION KING Returns to Broadway- Watch Highlights!
by Team BWW - Sep 15, 2021

Broadway is officially back with four more musicals triumphantly making their return to the stage last night, September 14. The circle of life continues at the Minskoff Theatre, where the cast of The Lion King took their first bows since March 2020. Below, watch as creator Julie Taylor addresses the audience with a heartfelt speech before the show, catch clips from the beloved opening number, and enjoy as the cast takes their bows! 

Photos: Go Inside the Curtain Call for THE LION KING's Return to Broadway Photo Photos: Go Inside the Curtain Call for THE LION KING's Return to Broadway
by Jennifer Broski - Sep 15, 2021

The Lion King officially returned to Broadway last night! Check out all new photos of the cast taking their first bow back since March 2020!

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by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021

VIDEO: What's the Best Disney Song to Describe Quarantine? The Stars of THE LION KING Photo VIDEO: What's the Best Disney Song to Describe Quarantine? The Stars of THE LION KING and ALADDIN Answer!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 14, 2021

We asked the stars of Disney on Broadway's The Lion King and Aladdin which Disney song best describes their quarantine experience. Check out their responses!

VIDEO: The Cast of THE LION KING Performs 'Circle of Life' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Photo VIDEO: The Cast of THE LION KING Performs 'Circle of Life' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 14, 2021

In celebration of their Broadway return, the cast of The Lion King performed this morning on Good Morning America! The cast began the performance from all across New York City-- from the Brooklyn Bridge to the Statue of Liberty-- and came together at the GMA studio in Times Square to a standing ovation.

HAMILTON, WICKED, CHICAGO & THE LION KING Resume Broadway Performances Tonight Photo HAMILTON, WICKED, CHICAGO & THE LION KING Resume Broadway Performances Tonight
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 14, 2021

The circle of life continues on Broadway! Tonight, Tuesday, September 14, Broadway gets its razzle dazzle back when four beloved musicals return to the stage. Tune in to BroadwayWorld for this one short day of non-stop coverage!

Ovation West Musical Theatre Presents FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Photo Ovation West Musical Theatre Presents FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2021

This iconic musical tells the bittersweet story of milkman Tevye and his daughters whose lives are overshadowed by the rise of anti-Semitism in early 20th century Europe. Audiences will enjoy the following well-loved songs “Tradition,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “If I Were A Rich Man” and “Matchmaker, Matchmaker.”

VIDEO: Disney on Broadway Stars Align Onstage at the New Amsterdam Theatre Photo VIDEO: Disney on Broadway Stars Align Onstage at the New Amsterdam Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 22, 2021

Broadway has been dark for well over a year, but the circle of life will go on! The Lion King and Aladdin will return to Broadway this fall and both companies will welcome back nearly all of the cast members who were performing when Broadway shut down last March, along with exciting fresh faces, including new actors in the starring roles of Simba in The Lion King and Aladdin and Jasmine in Aladdin.

Photos and Video: Watch THE LION KING Cast Reunite to Sing 'The Circle of Life' on Fi Photo Photos and Video: Watch THE LION KING Cast Reunite to Sing 'The Circle of Life' on First Day of Rehearsals
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 19, 2021

The Broadway cast of The Lion King began rehearsals this week for the company’s reopening next month. As previously announced, The Lion King will resume performances on Tuesday, September 14 at the Minskoff Theatre.

Photos: Casts of THE LION KING & ALADDIN Reunite at the New Amsterdam Theatre Photo Photos: Casts of THE LION KING & ALADDIN Reunite at the New Amsterdam Theatre
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 16, 2021

Broadway has been dark for well over a year, but the circle of life will go on! The Lion King and Aladdin will return to Broadway this fall and just last week, some of the cast members of both shows (including Stephen Carlile, L. Steven Taylor, Tshidi Manye, Bonita J. Hamilton, Brandon A. McCall, Michael James Scott, Michael Maliakel, Shoba Narayan ,Jonathan Freeman, and Don Darryl Rivera)  gathered at the New Amsterdam Theatre to celebrate Broadway's return.

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes as THE LION KING Prepares to Return to Broadway Photo VIDEO: Behind the Scenes as THE LION KING Prepares to Return to Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Aug 14, 2021

The Lion King returns to Broadway next month. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets to an upcoming performance here!

ALADDIN and THE LION KING Set Casts for Broadway Return  Photo ALADDIN and THE LION KING Set Casts for Broadway Return
by Stephi Wild - Aug 10, 2021

The Lion King begins performances on Tuesday, September 14 at the Minskoff Theatre. Aladdin resumes performances on Tuesday, September 28 at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Learn more about both productions here!

The Art of Shaving Partners With BC/EFA for New Campaign Featuring Miguel Cervantes,  Photo The Art of Shaving Partners With BC/EFA for New Campaign Featuring Miguel Cervantes, L. Steven Taylor and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 28, 2021

The Art of Shaving and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS have partnered for a new campaign, with $75,000 and 25% of the sales of every GilletteLabs Heated Razor sold in June (up to $25,000) being donated to the cause.

VIDEO: GOOD MORNING AMERICA Welcomes HAMILTON, WICKED, & THE LION KING Back to Broadw Photo VIDEO: GOOD MORNING AMERICA Welcomes HAMILTON, WICKED, & THE LION KING Back to Broadway!
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2021

Hamilton isn't the only Broadway company collaborating on social justice initiatives — Taylor said Disney Theatrical have partnered with Broadway Advocacy Coalition, Black Theatre United, Black Theatre Coalition, to “make sure they’re actually supporting impactful systemic change” and make sure Broadway comes back better than ever.

Breaking: HAMILTON, THE LION KING & WICKED Will Be First Broadway Shows to Re-Open Th Photo Breaking: HAMILTON, THE LION KING & WICKED Will Be First Broadway Shows to Re-Open This September
by Nicole Rosky - May 11, 2021

Three of Broadway’s most beloved shows, Hamilton, The Lion King and Wicked, will resume performances on Broadway Tuesday, September 14, 2021, it was announced today on ABC’s “Good Morning America.”

VIDEO: Cast Members From THE LION KING, FROZEN, & ALADDIN on Broadway Celebrate Black Photo VIDEO: Cast Members From THE LION KING, FROZEN, & ALADDIN on Broadway Celebrate Black History Month on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2021

The featured performers are Brandon A. McCall, TyNia Brandon, L. Steven Taylor, Mason Reeves, Nteliseng Nkhela, and Olivia Donalson. 'They Live in You' comes from the stage adaptation of 'The Lion King.' 

André De Shields, Bobby Cannavale, Laura Bell Bundy and More Join SAVE WEST BANK CAF Photo André De Shields, Bobby Cannavale, Laura Bell Bundy and More Join SAVE WEST BANK CAFE VIRTUAL TELETHON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 24, 2020

Since 1978, West Bank Cafe has been one of the epicenters of New York City’s theatre community, and due to the pandemic, it is on the verge of permanently closing. With Broadway dark, tourism down, indoor dining closed, and no relief plan in sight, 2020 has created a plethora of financial problems for the beloved theater district institution. 

Marty Thomas and Marissa Rosen Host Holiday Spectacular on YouTube Live Photo Marty Thomas and Marissa Rosen Host Holiday Spectacular on YouTube Live
by Stephi Wild - Dec 14, 2020

Broadway besties, Marty Thomas and Marissa Rosen are throwing an old school Holiday spectacular on Youtube Live!

Wake Up With BWW 12/1: HAMILTON Could Be the First Musical to Re-Open on Broadway, an Photo Wake Up With BWW 12/1: HAMILTON Could Be the First Musical to Re-Open on Broadway, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 1, 2020

Today's top stories: Hamilton could be the first to reopen, watch a clip from Patti Murin and Colin Donnell's concert with Seth Rudetsky, and more!

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