Disney’s Aladdin in the West End
Prince Edward Theatre, Old Compton Street, London, W1D 4HS
Telephone Bookings: +44 20 7492 1566
Disney’s Aladdin is the spectacular new musical now playing at London’s Prince Edward Theatre.
Disney’s much loved animated film is brought to life onstage in a thrilling and dazzling new West End musical from the producer of The Lion King.
Filled with daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance, Disney’s Aladdin features all the songs from the Academy Award-winning classic film including “A Whole New World”, “Friend Like Me” and “Arabian Nights” plus new music written for this production.
The multi-award winning creative team is lead by director and choreographer, Casey Nicolaw (The Book of Mormon, Dreamgirls) with music by Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast), lyrics by Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), Tim Rice (The Lion King, Evita) and Chad Beguelin (Elf), and a book by Chad Beguelin.
Matthew Croke (Singin’ in the Rain:UK Tour), Jade Ewen (In the Heights, The Lion King) and Broadway’s Trevor Dion Nicholas lead cast as Aladdin, Princess Jasmine and the Genie.
Featuring exhilarating choreography, show-stopping numbers and astonishing visual effects, Disney’s Aladdin is an unforgettable theatrical experience.
Disney’s Aladdin will play from 27 May 2016 until 28 April 2018 at the Prince Edward Theatre. Book your tickets today!
Filled with daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance, Aladdin tells the story of a lowly street urchin’s attempt to woo the Princess and thwart the sultan’s evil Grand Vizier with the help of three wishes from a magical Genie.
Matthew Croke plays the role of Aladdin alongside Jade Ewen as Jasmine and Broadway cast member Trevor Dion Nicholas as Genie. They are joined by Don Gallagher as Jafar, Nick Cavaliere as Iago, Irvine Iqbal as the Sultan, Leon Craig as Babkak, Daniel de Bourg as Kassim and Miles Barrow as Omar.
Aladdin features the timeless songs from the 1992 animated film as well as new music written by Tony©, Olivier© and eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast). With lyrics from Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), Tim Rice (The Lion King, Evita) and Chad Beguelin (Elf), and a book by Beguelin, Aladdin is directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon, Dreamgirls).
Aladdin is designed by Bob Crowley, with lighting design by Natasha Katz, costume design by Gregg Barnes and sound design by Ken Travis.
★★★★★ “Theatrical magic” – Daily Telegraph
★★★★ “Wish granted.. this show has it all” – The Times
★★★★ “Sheer Genie-us” – Evening Standard
“Lands triumphantly in the West End” – Daily Telegraph
“An absolute knockout” – The Spectator
“Brings magic to the stage” – BBC News
“Fabulous!” New York Times
“It’s Genie-us! It delivers a rush that will surprise you!” USA Today
“The new Disney blockbuster” AP
“Seriously, it’s amazing!” NY Daily News
“Insanely glitzy! One of the most delirious things of its kind in years” Huffington Post
“Eye-popping! It’s hard to resist” Entertainment Weekly
“Jaw-dropping and delightful” New York Magazine
“Full of color and exuberance” Chicago Tribune