The West End production of Disney’s new musical Aladdin has extended its booking period at the Prince Edward Theatre and is now booking into April 2017.
Based on the award-winning animated film, the big spectacle musical features exhilarating choreography, show-stopping numbers and astonishing visual effects. The show is directed by Tony Award-winner Casey Nicholaw and includes classic songs by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, Tim Rice & Chad Beguelin such as Friend Like Me, Arabian Nights, Prince Ali and the Oscar-winning A Whole New World.
The London cast stars Dean John-Wilson (Aladdin), Jade Ewen (Jasmine), Don Gallagher (Jafar), Peter Howe (Iago), Irvine Iqbal (Sultan), Nathan Amzi (Babkak), Stephen Rahman-Hughes (Kassim), Rachid Sabitri (Omar) and Broadway import Trevor Dion Nicholas (Genie).
The hit production officially opened on 15 June 2016 following previews from 27 May 2016.
Produced by Walt Disney Theatricals, Aladdin is the latest West End production from Disney which includes Beauty and the Beast (Dominion Theatre), Mary Poppins (Prince Edward) and The Lion King which continues at the Lyceum Theatre. Forthcoming Disney projects include the stage production of mega hit Frozen which will reportedly be directed by Michael Grandage.
Aladdin – Disney’s New Musical is now booking until 1 April 2017 at the Prince Edward Theatre.