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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. '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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  7. '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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  8. 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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  9. Broadway Grosses Hit New High Over Holiday Week

    4:18 pm 12/29/2014

    'Wicked' chalked up the best Christmas-week box office, but 'The Lion King' is once again the year's top-selling showRead more

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  10. Disney's Top Theater Exec on 'Frozen' Musical Plans: "I'm Talking to Directors"

    11:00 am 10/16/2014

    Thomas Schumacher, president and producer at Disney Theatrical Group, opens up about the huge expectations involved in adapting the hit film, the massive success of 'Lion King,' and what went wrong with 'Little Mermaid,' 'Tarzan' and other movie-to-Broadway underachieversRead more

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