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  1. Disney Replaces Director of Broadway-Bound 'Frozen' Musical

    3:00 am 9/23/2016

    Tony winner Michael Grandage reportedly will now stage the eagerly anticipated project, which despite the creative shakeup remains on track to bow in August 2017. Read more

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  2. Disney's 'Frozen' Musical Switches Up Dance Moves

    3:28 pm 6/5/2016

    Tony winner Christopher Gattelli is in advanced negotiations to step in for previously announced choreographer Peter Darling, who has dropped out due to scheduling conflicts. Read more

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  3. Disney's 'Frozen' Musical to Thaw on Broadway in Spring 2018

    3:10 pm 2/8/2016

    Alex Timbers will direct the show, which reunites the writing team from the Oscar-winning movie, and will first be seen in a pre-Broadway tryout run in summer 2017.Read more

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  4. Disney's Broadway Hit 'Aladdin' to Launch North American Tour

    5:45 pm 1/26/2016

    The 12-week engagement kicks off at Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre on April 11, 2017.Read more

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  5. Stellar New Year's Business Can't Quite Bridge Broadway's Annual Drop

    1:31 pm 1/4/2016

    Disney's 'The Lion King' was once again the year's top-selling show, raking in $102.7 million, but overall box office and attendance were both down for 2015.Read more

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  6. Broadway Christmas Week Bounty Falls Short of 2014

    2:17 pm 12/28/2015

    Despite the disappointing total overall, a healthy 18 shows grossed more than $1 million apiece, with three productions crossing the $2 million threshold.Read more

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  7. Watch 'The Lion King's' 360-Degree Music Video for "Circle of Life"

    12:58 pm 11/18/2015

    The five-minute clip is the first time the virtual-reality technology has been used inside a Broadway theater (but not the first time for Broadway altogether, as Andrew Lloyd Webber is quick to point out).Read more

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  8. 'Newsies': Theater Review

    1:48 pm 4/1/2015

    The touring cast of Disney's irrepressible Broadway hit is as emphatically entertaining as Alan Menken's score is energetic.Read more

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  9. 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame': Theater Review

    12:14 pm 3/16/2015

    Composer Alan Menken, lyricist Stephen Schwartz and playwright Peter Parnell collaborate on this theatrical adaptation of Disney's 1996 animated musical.Read more

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  10. Broadway Celebrates a Record New Year

    1:26 pm 1/5/2015

    Defying holiday tradition, box office for the week ending Jan. 4 outstripped that of Christmas, notching all-time-high grosses of just under $42.8 million and boosting the calendar year by 13 percentRead more

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