Walt Disney Theater Opens at Orlando’s Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts

Disney recently celebrated the opening of the Walt Disney Theater at Orlando's new Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts (DPAC).

The all-new Walt Disney Theater will be home to Broadway-style shows and musical performances. The theater is a 2,700 seat hall with tiered seating.

Marquee for Disney’s 'Aladdin' Arrives on Broadway

Next month marks the beginning of previews for the Broadway musical version of Disney's Aladdin.

The show's marquee on the New Amsterdam Theater was recently updated and it features the Genie in a bottle. Check out the video below from Disney On Broadway showing the transformation.

The musical is based on Disney's Academy Award-winning animated film. The stage version is being directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw and features music by Alan Menken, and lyrics by Tim Rice, Chad Beguelin, and the late Howard Ashman.

'Lion King' On Broadway Turns 14

Disney's smash Broadway hit "The Lion King" celebrated fourteen years on the stage yesterday at the Minskoff Theate.

Those fourteen years on Broadway have created some pretty nice stats for the show, which began November 13, 1997. First off, the show currently ranks seventh in terms of long-running Broadway musicals. It also is one of only six other shows to pass the ten year mark on Broadway and in the West End. In financial terms, "The Lion King" has grossed some 4.7 billion dollars.

Great Thanksgiving Weekend For Broadway's "The Lion King"

Even after fourteen seasons on Broadway, Disney's "The Lion King" has broken the Minskoff's Theater box office record yet again. "The Lion King" took in over $1.8 million from eight performances over Thanksgiving weekend. This triumphant showing bested the theater's previous record which was set in January of this year also by "The Lion King."

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Disney Theatrical Productions Announces Plans to Bring ‘The Princess Bride’ to the Stage

It seems that a stage production of The Princess Bride is not so inconceivable after all.

Disney Theatrical Productions has announced plans to develop a stage production based on the 1973 novel by William Goldman, which was later turned into the 1987 cult-favorite film of the same name.

The film starred Robin Wright, Cary Elwes, Chris Sarandon, Mandy Patinkin, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn, Andre the Giant, Billy Crystal, and Carol Kane.