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Disney coming to life


Disney is starting 2015 off with a bang, by not only announcing Frozen 2 but also two new live adaptations of previous Disney Films! This seems to be an increasing trend of Disney with recent releases such as Alice in Wonderland, Saving Mr Banks and Maleficent behind them. 547 more words

Animation

Friday 5Day: The Hunchback of Norte Dame Musical

Hey there! How’s it going? Now open at the Paper Mill Playhouse in New Jersey, The Hunchback of Notre Dame (THND)  musical is getting closer and closer to Broadway. 254 more words

Friday5Day

Elisabeth Moss' '60s Peggy Olson Is '80s 'Heidi'; Disney's Darker 'Hunchback'; 'Paint Your Wagon': NYC Live

UPDATE, 8 PM: Adds Paint Your Wagon review at end.

I think Elisabeth Moss was born to play Heidi Holland on Broadway. She couldn’t possibly have had better preparation than her role as Peggy Olson, the… 1,123 more words

Breaking News

Disney's Beauty and the Beast Cast Announced

It was announced today that Disney’s 2016 live action Beauty and the Beast has found it’s Beast and it’s Gaston. British actor Dan Stevens, best known for his roll as Matthew Crawley in… 227 more words

"Aladdin"



Tonight I saw “Aladdin” with the original Broadway cast at the amazing New Amsterdam Theatre. I hadn’t been there since seeing “The Lion King” in 2002, and I guess I forgot just how mammoth and grand the place is. 1,103 more words

New York

Word of the day #3 - Happy as a clam

Although Academy Award Best Original Song winner Under the Sea, from Disney’s animated movie The Little Mermaid, taught us that «down here all the fish is happy», … 100 more words

Word Of The Day

Review: Despite flaws, 'Newsies' brings about a youthful energy

There is certainly much to like in the touring production of the Disney musical “Newsies,” currently running through March 15th at the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco. 722 more words