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

    3:00 am 9/23/2016

    Disney has confirmed Tony winner Michael Grandage will now stage the eagerly anticipated project, which despite the creative shakeup remains on track to bow at the St. James Theatre in spring 2018.Read more

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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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