‘Aladdin on Broadway’ cancels show due to company illness
This evening Aladdin on broadway was unfortunately canceled due to illness in the company, as announced on the official of the show Twitter Account.
- Performance tonight (Friday May 27) of Aladdin on Broadway at the New Amsterdam Theater has been cancelled.
- The show’s Twitter account mentions “sickness in the business” as the reason for the cancellation, but does not go into specifics.
- Refunds will be issued for all tickets for tonight’s performance.
- You can see the full cancellation announcement below and head to aladdinthemusical.com for all the latest information on the show.
About Aladdin the Musical:
- The stage production, which expands the 90-minute animated film into a two-act format, has music by Alan Menken, lyrics by the late Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and additional book and lyrics by Chad. Beguelin. Casey Nicholaw directs and choreographs.
- Aladdin opened at the New Amsterdam Theater on Broadway on March 20, 2014, following previews which began on February 26. The musical was nominated for five 2014 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. James Monroe Iglehart won the Tony for his performance as Genie.
- Aladdin is designed by set designer Bob Crowley, Tony-winning lighting designer Natasha Katz, Tony-winning costume designer Gregg Barnes and sound designer Ken Travis.
- After Broadway closed, Aladdin reopened at the New Amsterdam Theater on September 28, 2021.