Aladdin

Currently on sale until January 01, 2017

Aladdin
Aladdin

Aladdin

Running Time: 2 hours, 20 minutes
Intermission: Yes

Standard Schedule*
*Due to a constantly changing schedule, this information is not available.

Suggested Workshop Pairings:

  • Broadway Rehearsal
  • Broadway Choral
  • Broadway Dance


A WHOLE NEW WORLD
The beloved story is brought to thrilling theatrical life in this bold new musical. With just one rub of a magic lamp, Aladdin's journey sweeps you into an exotic world full of daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance. It's an unforgettable experience that includes all the cherished songs from the Academy Award®-winning score and more written especially for Broadway.

A WHOLE NEW WAY
This brand-new stage production is directed and choreographed by Tony Award® winner Casey Nicholaw, and composed by Tony Award® winner Alan Menken. It features lyrics penned by the legendary Howard Ashman and Tony Award® winner Tim Rice, with book and additional lyrics by Chad Beguelin. ALADDIN also showcases an incomparable design team with exquisite sets, costumes and lighting by multiple Tony Award® winners Bob Crowley, Gregg Barnes and Natasha Katz.

Critics' Recap


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Categories

Musical, Student & Family Friendly

Theatre

New Amsterdam Theatre

214 West 42nd Street (between 7th & 8th Avenues)

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Group Minimum

20

For Ages?

Full of Disney magic, ALADDIN is a fun show for the whole family!

CAST

ADAM JACOBS – Aladdin

Adam Jacobs (Aladdin) has had his wish granted to be playing Aladdin! Broadway: Les Miserables (Marius), The Lion King (Simba). National Tours: Mamma Mia! (Sky), Cinderella (Prince), Les Miserables (Marius), The Lion King (Simba). 

JONATHAN FREEMAN – Jafar
Jonathan Freeman (Jafar). NYC: Mary PoppinsThe Little MermaidBeauty And The BeastThe Producers42nd Street;On The TownHow To Succeed…She Loves Me (Tony® Nomination); PlatinumSherlock Holmes; Finian’s Rainbow(Irish Rep.); A Class Act (MTC); Lil’ Abner and Of Thee I Sing (City Center Encores); Sail Away and The Mikado (Carnegie Hall). 

JAMES MONROE IGLEHART – Genie
2014 Tony Award Winner for Best Featured Actor in a Musical
James Monroe Iglehart (Genie) originated the role of Genie in Aladdin and the role of Bobby in the Tony-winning musical Memphis. Other NYC: The 25th Annual…Spelling Bee and The Wiz. Film/TV: “The Good Wife” and “The Electric Company” (the Silent E Soloist). James is a member of the hip-hop improve group Freestyle Love Supreme.

COURTNEY REED – Jasmine
Courtney was last seen on stage playing Andrea in Once on this Island at Paper Mill Playhouse, directed by Thomas Kail. Broadway: In the Heights (Carla), Mamma Mia!.
 


CREATIVE

ALAN MENKEN – Music

Theatre: God Bless You Mr. Rosewater; Little Shop of Horrors; Real Life Funnies; Atina: Evil Queen of the Galaxy; Kicks; The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz; Beauty and the Beast; A Christmas Carol; Weird Romance; King David; Der Glöckner Von Notre Dame; The Little Mermaid; Sister Act; Leap of Faith and Newsies.

HOWARD ASHMAN – Lyrics
Best known as a pivotal creative mind behind The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast (which is dedicated to “Our friend, Howard Ashman, who gave a Mermaid her voice and a Beast his soul…”) Ashman’s first love was theatre.

TIM RICE – Lyrics
Tim Rice – that’s Sir Tim to you – has been writing lyrics for musical theatre and related enterprises for more than 40 years. Patrol leader (Peewits), 1958. Credits include Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ Superstar and Evita with Andrew Lloyd Webber; Aladdin, King David and Beauty and the Beast with Alan Menken; Chess with Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson; and The Lion King and Aida with Elton John. He has won numerous awards along the way, usually for the wrong things or for simply turning up. His latest musical opened in London in 2013, based on James Jones’ great novel From Here to Eternity, with music by Stuart Brayson.

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