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Aladdin - The Broadway Musical (Sydney)

Capitol Theatre is showing the Broadway Hit musical Aladdin! it’s by the same producers as one of my favourite musicals The Lion King. Aladdin features all the songs from the movie by Disney but also has a couple of new songs written by by Tony and Academy Award winner Alan Menken with lyrics penned by the legendary Howard Ashman, Tony Award winner Tim Rice, and book writer Chad Beguelin. 113 more words


Tending a plant that won’t take ‘no’ for an answer

By Richard Ades

Skid Row isn’t the best location for a flower shop. That’s the conclusion store owner Mr. Mushnik (Tom Cardinal) reaches following a sales-less day in… 641 more words


Throwback Thursday: 'Beauty and the Beast' (1991)

The Beast saves Belle from the wolves in the black forest.



I don’t quite know what I expected from Aladdin, the new Disney musical currently playing at the Prince Edward Theatre. I think I thought it would be an inferior version of the classic 1992 film, but in fact I ended up loving it. 388 more words


NEWS: Aladdin Extends Run in London

The West End production of  Aladdin the musical is now booking at the Prince Edward Theatre until the 1st April 2017 it has been confirmed.  261 more words