Exclusive Chapter Excerpt from Liz Braswell’s A Whole New World!

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What if Aladdin had never found the lamp? This first book in the A Twisted Tale line will explore a dark and daring version of Disney's Aladdin. When Jafar steals the Genie’s lamp, he uses his first two wishes to become sultan and the most powerful sorcerer in the world.Agrabah lives in fear, waiting for his third and final wish.To stop the power-mad ruler, Aladdin and the deposed princess Jasmine must unite the people of Agrabah in rebellion. But soon their fight for freedom threatens to … [Read more...]


Disney’s Aladdin Diamond Edition releases to Blu-Ray this October

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Discover how three wishes can change everything in Disney’s Timeless Adventure for the whole family available for the first time on Blu-ray and Digital HD!Enjoy this magic carpet ride of non-stop comedy on Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA) and Digital HD on September 29th and on Blu-ray Combo Pack on October 13th.Soar away on a magic carpet ride of nonstop laughs and thrills in one of the most spectacular adventures on all time! Now meticulously restored and enhanced – experience the wonders … [Read more...]


Get Ready for Disney’s Aladdin – Diamond Edition

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Disney is releasing  the "Diamond Edition" of "Aladdin," on Blu-ray and digital HD, October 6, 2015.  Aladdin which was released in theatres, November 1992, gave us a whole new world of magic and adventures.  Aladdin and Princess Jasmine were added to Disney's royalty and of course, we were treated to the one of kind genius of Robin Williams as the genie.William's untimely passing, will make this release bittersweet for all Disney Addicts and fans, but will give us the opportunity to honor … [Read more...]


Disney’s Lion King Takes No. 1 Spot.

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Broadway's Top 10 Shows have several Disney titles on the list.   The Lion King holds the number 1 spot in Broadway box office sales bringing in $100.2 million in 2014.  The Lion King and Disney's Aladdin at No. 5 along with Beautiful, Wicked, The Book of Mormon, Kinky Boots and Matilda, Motown and Jersey Boys and the long running Phantom of the Opera are on the list of Broadway favorites.Disney's The Lion King opened on Broadway 1997 and brings to life the animated film  about our favorite … [Read more...]


ABC Television takes us “Backstage with Disney on Broadway: Celebrating 20 Years”

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ABC Television is bringing us the magic of Disney on Broadway on Sunday, December 14th at 7:00 pm (ET).“BACKSTAGE WITH DISNEY ON BROADWAY: CELEBRATING 20 YEARS” hosted by Jesse Tyler Ferguson, will give us backstage access with the Broadway Casts of Disney’s “The Lion King” and “Aladdin” and the North American Tour of “Newsies”.     The one hour special gives viewers a trip through the creation of the 8 Disney Broadway musicals:  “Beauty and the Beast,” “The Lion King,” “AIDA,” “Tarzan,” … [Read more...]


Disney’s Hit Broadway Musical “Aladdin” is Flying to Germany

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Disney Theatrical Productions and Stage Entertainment has announced that the second international production, and the first production in Eurpose, of the hit Broadway musical Aladdin will begin its run in the Fall of 2015 at The Stage Theatre Neue Flora in Hamburg, Germany.  The first international production of Aladdin is set to premier in May of 2015 in Japan at The Dentsu Shiki Theatre Umi in Tokyo.This production will be cast locally in Germany and will be performed in German.Aladdin … [Read more...]


Remembering Robin Williams this weekend on Disney Channel

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In remembrance of an extraordinary, legendary and beloved actor as was Robin Williams, the 3 Disney Channel networks are bringing Aladdin out of the vault and airing it this weekend. On Saturday, August 16th and Sunday, August 17th Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior will be airing Aladdin at different times, so make sure and check your local listings. Williams who voiced the 1992 film’s treasured character, Genie is remembered by his wife Susan Schneider and 3 children, Zachary Pym … [Read more...]


Disney Infinity 2.0: Aladdin & Jasmine

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Street-smart Aladdin and Princess Jasmine, will be flying their magic carpet to Disney Infinity 2.0 in early 2015. These lovable characters will only be available for play in the Toy Box. I was hoping they would have a world of their own. There's a lot of time between now and then, maybe Disney Interactive will give them a world.Key highlights include: Aladdin: With a scimitar and a magic lamp at his disposal, Aladdin's brand of action is the answer to all your Disney Infinity Toy Box … [Read more...]


Walt Disney Records Releases Aladdin Original Broadway Cast Recording with Bonus Content

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The Aladdin Original Broadway Cast Recording is available for digital download and was released for physical purchase on June 17.Aladdin has music by Tony Award and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Newsies, Sister Act), lyrics by two-time Oscar winner Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid), three-time Tony Award and three-time Oscar winner Tim Rice (Evita, Aida) and three-time Tony Award nominee Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer), with a book by … [Read more...]


Walt Disney Records Will Release Aladdin Original Broadway Cast Recording

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The cast of the new Broadway smash, Disney's Aladdin is currently in the studio recording for the Original Cast Recording of the show, to be released by Walt Disney Records digitally on Tuesday, May 27th.The album will be released on Tuesday, June 17th and will also be available for purchase in the theater. Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions, Aladdin features music by Tony Award and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken, lyrics by two-time Oscar winner Howard Ashman, 3 time Tony … [Read more...]