What is Aladdin about?
Based on the Disney classic movie from 1992, the musical Aladdin is the story about the charming street kid Aladdin, who falls in love with the beautiful Princess Jasmine.
Princess Jasmine is unhappy with her father’s desire to find her a royal groom. Meanwhile, the Sultan’s right-hand man, Jafar, is plotting to take over the throne. When Jasmine sneaks out of the palace, she meets Aladdin.
After being discovered together, Aladdin is sentenced to death, but Jafar saves him by ordering him to fetch a lamp from the Cave of Wonders. Where there’s a lamp, there’s a Genie, and once Aladdin unknowingly lets this one out, a whole new adventure begins!
Aladdin the Musical features the timeless songs from the movie including A Whole New World, Friend Like Me and Arabian Nights along with new music written for the musical.
With just one rub of a magic lamp, Aladdin's journey will sweep you into an exotic world full of daring adventure, classic comedy, and timeless romance.
Who's the team behind?
Aladdin is directed and choreographed by Tony-Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon) with music by Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast), the musical features lyrics by Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast), Tim Rice (The Lion King) and Chad Beguelin (Elf).