begins at the Paramount Theatre this week and great seats are still available. Check out the special mid-week matinees! From the producer of The Lion King
comes the timeless story of Aladdin
, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It's an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite. Hailed by USA Today
as "Pure Genie-Us," Aladdin
features all your favorite songs from the film as well as new music written by Tony and Academy Award winner Alan Menken (Newsies
) with lyrics penned by the legendary Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast
), Tony Award winner Tim Rice (The Lion King
), and book writer Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer
). Directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon
, Something Rotten!
), this "Fabulous" and "Extravagant" (The New York Times
) new musical boasts an incomparable design team, with sets, costumes and lighting from Tony Award winners Bob Crowley (Mary Poppins
), Gregg Barnes (Kinky Boots
), and Natasha Katz (An American in Paris
). See why audiences and critics agree, Aladdin
is "Exactly What You Wish For!" (NBC-TV).