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Bio:
Thomas Schumacher serves as President & Producer of Disney Theatrical Productions, overseeing the development, creation and execution of Disney's legitimate Stage Entertainment worldwide. The division's credits include Beauty and the Beast, King David, The Lion King, Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Thomas Schumacher serves as President & Producer of Disney Theatrical Productions, overseeing the development, creation and execution of Disney's legitimate Stage Entertainment worldwide. The division's credits include Beauty and the Beast, King David, The Lion King, Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida, ... (read complete bio)
Photo Flash: Disney On Broadway Celebrates 25 Years And Raises $570,426 For Broadway  Photo Photo Flash: Disney On Broadway Celebrates 25 Years And Raises $570,426 For Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2019

Theater's beloved names and brightest stars joined a sold-out audience in honoring Broadway's most fantastical anniversary at Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway.

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by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2019

VIDEO: Find Out How Disney on Broadway Makes Magic on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Photo VIDEO: Find Out How Disney on Broadway Makes Magic on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Stage Tube - Nov 4, 2019

Tony Award-winning producer Thomas Schumacher goes behind the scenes of some of Disney's most beloved musicals in his new book, 'How Does The Show Go On?'

THE LION KING International Tour Announces 2020 China Season Photo THE LION KING International Tour Announces 2020 China Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2019

Disney's THE LION KING will tour to China in 2020, playing in both Wuhan and Beijing.

Everything to Know About Disney on Broadway! Photo Everything to Know About Disney on Broadway!
by Linnae Medeiros - Nov 1, 2019

Disney has officially been making magic on Broadway for 25 years! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Disney on Broadway is partnering with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS to put on a special benefit to celebrate the momentous occasion. We're getting in on the celebration by looking back at Disney's show-stopping productions, from classics like Beauty and the Beast and Newsies to current favorites like Aladdin and Frozen. Check it all out!

The Providence Performing Arts Center Announces Five New Schools Selected For Disney  Photo The Providence Performing Arts Center Announces Five New Schools Selected For Disney Musicals In Schools Program
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2019

The Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) is pleased to announce the five Providence public elementary schools that have been selected to participate in the 2019 - 2020 Disney Musicals in Schools program. The program is an initiative developed by Disney Theatrical Group to create sustainable theater programs in public elementary schools. The five schools include:  

MARY POPPINS Will Release a 2019 London Cast Recording Photo MARY POPPINS Will Release a 2019 London Cast Recording
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2019

It has been announced that the London production of Mary Poppins will release a cast recording!

Brian Stokes Mitchell Will Host 11th Annual BROADWAY SALUTES Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell Will Host 11th Annual BROADWAY SALUTES
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2019

The Broadway League and The Coalition of Broadway Unions and Guilds (COBUG) announce that the eleventh annual Broadway Salutes ceremony will take place on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Sardi's Restaurant (234 West 44th St). The event will begin at 3:30 p.m. with arrivals and pinning, and the reception begins at 4:00 p.m.

Disney's ALADDIN At Enters Its Final Week At DPAC Photo Disney's ALADDIN At Enters Its Final Week At DPAC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2019

MARY POPPINS al TEATRO SISTINA Comunicato stampa Photo MARY POPPINS al TEATRO SISTINA Comunicato stampa
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Oct 16, 2019

Con sette mesi di programmazione, 200 repliche e 200.000 spettatori nella sola cittΓ  di Milano, 'Mary Poppins' Γ¨ stato il musical di maggiore successo dell'ultima stagione teatrale.

Tickets On Sale Friday for ALADDIN At The Orpheum Photo Tickets On Sale Friday for ALADDIN At The Orpheum
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

Disney Theatrical Productions and the Orpheum Theatre Group announced today that tickets for the long-awaited engagement of Disney's Aladdin will go on sale to the public on Friday, October 18 at 10am. The hit Broadway musical will begin performances in Memphis at the Orpheum Theatre on February 26, 2020 for a limited engagement of 2 weeks through March 8, 2020. 

Broadway Theatres to Dim for Diahann Carroll 10/16 Photo Broadway Theatres to Dim for Diahann Carroll 10/16
by TV News Desk - Oct 11, 2019

Tony winning singer and actress Diahann Carroll has died Friday at the age of 84.The Broadway community mourns the loss of beloved performer, pioneer, and Tony Award winner Diahann Carroll, who passed away on October 4, 2019 at age 84. To commemorate her life and work, the Committee of Theatre Owners will dim the lights of the American Airlines, Broadhurst, Helen Hayes, Hudson, Marquis, New Amsterdam, Samuel J. Friedman, St. James, and Vivian Beaumont Theatres in New York for one minute on Wednesday, October 16th at exactly 7:45pm. 

Tickets to Disney's FROZEN Go On Sale at The Eccles Theater October 25 Photo Tickets to Disney's FROZEN Go On Sale at The Eccles Theater October 25
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019

Tickets to Disney's Frozen will go on sale Friday, October 25 at 10am.  Tickets will be available at the Eccles Theater Box Office (131 S. Main Street, Salt Lake City) and online at ArtSaltLake.org.

Courtney Reed Will Return To ALADDIN Photo Courtney Reed Will Return To ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019

Aladdin will welcome back Broadway's original Jasmine, Courtney Reed, for a limited run! Reed will assume the role from Wednesday, October 16th through Sunday, October 27th.

Disney's ALADDIN Opens Tonight At DPAC Photo Disney's ALADDIN Opens Tonight At DPAC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019

The DPAC premiere of Disney's Aladdin opens tonight, October 3, 2019, at 7:30 PM for a limited engagement of 4 weeks through Saturday, October 26, 2019, as part of SunTrust Broadway's, 2019 / 2020 season. 

DPAC Announces Digital Rush Lottery For Disney's ALADDIN Photo DPAC Announces Digital Rush Lottery For Disney's ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2019

DPAC has announced that beginning October 1st at 9:00 AM, a digital rush lottery will take place for Disney's ALADDIN. The hit Broadway musical will begin performances at DPAC on Wednesday, October 2 for a limited engagement of 4 weeks through Saturday, October 26, as part of SunTrust Broadway's 2019 / 2020 season.

Broadway Theatres to Dim Lights for Phyllis Newman Friday, 9/27 Photo Broadway Theatres to Dim Lights for Phyllis Newman Friday, 9/27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2019

The Broadway community mourns the loss of beloved performer, lyricist and women's healthcare advocate Phyllis Newman, who passed away on September 15, 2019 at age 86. To commemorate her life and work, the Committee of Theatre Owners will dim the lights of the American Airlines, Broadhurst, Helen Hayes, Lunt-Fontanne, Lyric, New Amsterdam, Samuel J. Friedman, St. James, and Vivian Beaumont Theatres in New York for one minute on Friday, September 27 at exactly 7:45pm. 

VIDEO: ALADDIN Tour Celebrates 1,001 Performances with an Emotional Onstage Surprise  Photo VIDEO: ALADDIN Tour Celebrates 1,001 Performances with an Emotional Onstage Surprise for North Carolina Drama Teacher
by Alan Henry - Sep 20, 2019

The North American tour of Disney's Aladdin, which was adapted from the animated Disney film and the centuries-old folktales including a?oeOne Thousand and One Nights,a?? celebrated performance 1,001 on Wednesday, September 18 in Charlotte, NC at The Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, where the hit Broadway musical is playing through Sunday, September 29, 2019.

Disney Theatricals, JAGGED LITTLE PILL Team Announced For Variety BUSINESS OF BROADWA Photo Disney Theatricals, JAGGED LITTLE PILL Team Announced For Variety BUSINESS OF BROADWAY Event
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2019

Variety's second annual Business of Broadway breakfast will be held Monday October 7th.

VIDEO: THE LION KING, ALADDIN, and FROZEN Perform Special Mash-Up on GMA Photo VIDEO: THE LION KING, ALADDIN, and FROZEN Perform Special Mash-Up on GMA
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2019

The casts of Disney on Broadway's 'The Lion King,' 'Aladdin' and 'Frozen' took to Times Square on Thursday morning to perform a special mash-up to pay tribute to a?oeGood Morning America's 20th anniversary.

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