Tag: Broadway

Story Changes in the Broadway Version of “Frozen”

The Frozen Broadway show features several story changes to make the film work as a stage musical. You won't believe what happened to the trolls.

Album Review: “In Transit”

Kristen Anderson-Lopez, co-writer of Frozen, also co-wrote a musical called In Transit that premiered on Broadway last year and closed after 145 performances. It...

Who’s Who in Frozen on Broadway?

Cue the fake snow and fog machines, as we have the official cast for Frozen on Broadway. Now, most of this was already known...

Newsies at 25

By now, the story of Newsies is Disney folklore. Kenny Ortega’s directing debut was this 1992 movie musical depicting the newsboy strike of 1899...

Newsies Forever: Seizing the Day in Theaters

Brief history: Newsies is released in theaters in 1992, directed by Kenny Ortega and starring Christian Bale. It bombs. Hard. As the years progress,...

“Freaky Friday” Cast Album Review

When the Freaky Friday musical was first announced, I had various emotions. It wouldn't be going to Broadway, so I was heartbroken. We were...

Epcot Festival of the Arts Performers are “Something Wonderful”

I think I was one of six people in the world who were waiting anxiously to hear the announcement of Broadway performers who would...

“EPCOT! EPCOT! How Great You Are!”

I just came back from a whirlwind Broadway-based weekend in New York City and I had a phenomenal time. Saw some heartbreakingly beautiful things...

Disney’s Next Broadway Venture Needs To Be Just Peachy

A Roald Dahl renaissance has been happening lately, even if his books have remained timeless as their messages have reached people of all ages....

Flounder at the Hollywood Bowl Will Swim & Slay

Recently, Disney announced they would be doing a live concert version of The Little Mermaid, synced up to the film, with an all-star cast. The...

Broadway-Bound Frozen Production to Preview in Denver

Earlier this week it was announced that the massive animated hit film Frozen would officially be coming to the Great White Way but now it...

A Topsy Turvy Music Review

It's January 6th, which can only mean one thing. It's Topsy Turvy! Once a year we throw a party here in town, so I...

Aladdin welcomes one millionth guest to Broadway’s New Amsterdam Theater

On July 23rd at the New Amsterdam Theatre, home to Disney’s Tony Award®-winning hit musical Aladdin, the show welcomed its one millionth guest since beginning...

Disney Theatricals’ Forgotten: King David

Marshal delves deep into Disney Theatricals' history to find their first ever production, and it is certainly not what you'd expect it to be.

Disney Theatricals’ Forgotten: On the Record

Marshal looks back at some of Disney Theatericals' forgotten productions, including this jukebox review starring future Disney Legend, Ashley Brown, and Siamese Twin, Emily Skinner.

ABC to Air "Backstage with Disney on Broadway: Celebrating 20 Years"...

In celebration of Disney Theatrical Productions’ 20 years on Broadway, the ABC Television Network will air “Backstage with Disney on Broadway: Celebrating 20 Years,” airing  SUNDAY,...

Disney Theatrical’s “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” Review

Disney Theatrical's new production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame made it's US debut at La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego, CA. Find out all about this production in our review.

Mary Poppins on Stage: A Look Back

Marshal takes a look back on this "Practically Perfect" musical in honor of the film's 50th Anniversary and the live production's 10th Anniversary.

Disney accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Bob Iger, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Star Wars, Disney Channel, Disney Theatrical and Frozen. The thing that all of these have in common is that they are Disney. The other thing they have in common is that they have all dumped a bucket of ice water over their heads to support ALS. Check out our recap of the shivering madness... so far...

Disney in NYC-Part 4: Disney Connections on Broadway

Marshal finds the Disney connections with the musicals he saw while in NYC. Newsies isn't included on the list because...duh.

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