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About Aladdin on Broadway

The beloved story of Aladdin is brought to thrilling theatrical life in this bold new musical. With just one rub of a magic lamp, Aladdin's journey sweeps you into a whole new world full of daring adventure, classic comedy, and timeless romance.

This brand-new stage production is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw, and composed by Tony Award winner Alan Menken. It features lyrics penned by the legendary Howard Ashman and Tony Award winner Tim Rice, with book and additional lyrics by Chad Beguelin. ALADDIN also showcases an incomparable design team with exquisite sets, costumes, and lighting by multiple Tony Award winners Bob Crowley, Gregg Barnes, and Natasha Katz.

Run time

2h 30m (incl. intermission)

Start date

February 26th, 2014

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Production note
Mask wearing is recommended, but optional, for all guests throughout the entire duration of their visit.

Aladdin on Broadway cast and creative team

By: Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Tim Rice & Chad Beguelin, and Book by Chad Beguelin
Director: Casey Nicholaw
Producer: Disney Theatrical Productions
Cast list: Michael Maliakel (as Aladdin), Sonya Balsara (as Jasmine), Michael James Scott (as the Genie), Dennis Stowe (as Jafar), Don Darryl Rivera (as Iago), JC Montgomery (as the Sultan), Milo Alosi (as Kassim), Brad Weinstock (as Omar), Zach Bencal (as Babkak)
Design: Bob Crowley
Lighting: Natasha Katz
Costume: Gregg Barnes
Choreography: Casey Nicholaw
Sound: Ken Travis

Venue

New Amsterdam Theatre

214 West 42nd Street (between 7th and 8th Avenue), New York, NY, USA, 10036

Accessibility

Wheelchair access, audio description, closed captioning & sound enhancement assistance

More information about Aladdin on Broadway

A whole new world landed in New York in 2014, when the Aladdin Broadway show flew into the New Amsterdam Theatre. Get Aladdin tickets on TodayTix.

Based on the 1992 Disney animated film of the same name, the Tony Award-nominated Best Musical follows the title street urchin as he journeys to the Cave of Wonders, where he discovers a magical lamp that changes his life forever.

After unleashing a friendly and funny Genie who will grant him three wishes, Aladdin transforms into royalty to win the heart of Princess Jasmine. The only thing standing in his way is the Sultan’s villainous Grand Vizier, Jafar, who will stop at nothing to steal the lamp and take the throne.

Aladdin is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw. Aladdin brings audiences on an enchanting adventure to the deserts of Agrabah, complete with high-flying carpet rides and a toe-tapping Genie that will have you wishing for more. So if you want to find "A Whole New World" on stage, you'll enjoy Aladdin on Broadway.

What to watch for

  • In Aladdin, there are 337 costumes that are worn throughout the musical. Did you know that all the costumes in Aladdin were custom-made by hand? In the Genie’s musical number “Friend Like Me,” there are 1,428 Swarovski crystals on a pair of men’s pants.
  • James Monroe Iglehart, who originated the role of the Genie in the stage production, took home the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical. Aladdin was nominated for five Tony Awards in total.
  • Jonathan Freeman, who voiced the villainous Jafar in the 1992 film, reprised his performance on stage in the original cast of the musical.
  • Don’t expect Aladdin’s monkey sidekick, Abu, to make an appearance, though; there are no monkeys in Aladdin. In the stage adaptation, Aladdin has a trio of friends named Omar, Babkak, and Kassim instead.
  • Aladdin tickets are suitable for children aged 6 and over.

Frequently asked questions

What is Aladdin on Broadway about?

Your wish for spectacular, magical, all-ages entertainment is granted at this musical adaptation of the Disney film. Hear timeless songs like "A Whole New World" at this story of a ruffian who, with a little help from a genie, transforms into a prince to win over a princess.

Which theatre is Aladdin on Broadway at?

Aladdin on Broadway is at New York's New Amsterdam Theatre.

What is the running time of Aladdin on Broadway?

Aladdin on Broadway runs for 2h 30m (incl. intermission).

How do you get tickets for Aladdin on Broadway?

Check the top of this page for current availability and exclusive offers on Aladdin on Broadway tickets on TodayTix.

How much are tickets for Aladdin on Broadway?

Aladdin on Broadway tickets start at $92.

Who wrote Aladdin on Broadway?

Composer Alan Menken and lyricists Howard Ashman, Tim Rice, and Chad Beguelin wrote the Aladdin musical's songs. Beguelin also wrote the musical's book, adapted from the screenplay by Ron Clements, John Musker, Ted Elliott, and Terry Rossio.

What songs are in Aladdin on Broadway?

All the film-favorite songs like "A Whole New World" and "Friend Like Me" are in Aladdin on Broadway, as well as original songs like "Diamond in the Rough." There are 18 total musical numbers in the show.

Is Aladdin on Broadway appropriate for kids?

Aladdin is appropriate for kids. The musical is based on the family-friendly Disney film, so all the content is suitable for children of all ages.

Does Aladdin on Broadway change anything from the Disney movie?

There are some small changes, but fans of the movie will recognize the same plot and characters. The character Abu, Aladdin's monkey sidekick, is replaced on stage with a trio of Aladdin's friends, and the musical features additional songs that aren't in the film.

How does the magic carpet fly in Aladdin on Broadway?

The way the Aladdin carpet flies is still a secret — knowing would spoil the Disney magic! The show's creators have said, though, that the Aladdin team enlisted the help of a company that builds cutting-edge equipment used at rock concerts and other spectacular performances.

Who directed Aladdin on Broadway?

Casey Nicholaw directed and choreographed Aladdin on Broadway. He's best known for staging big, splashy musicals, and he's won Tony Awards for his work on The Book of Mormon and Some Like It Hot.

When did Aladdin open on Broadway?

Aladdin opened on Broadway in February 2014. The musical is the 17th-longest-running show in Broadway history with more than 3,000 performances as of 2023.

Is Aladdin on Broadway good?

Aladdin has endured since 2014 and is still going strong, showing that it's a fan-favorite, family-friendly musical and offers a great time to anyone looking for nostalgia, spectacle, and fun.

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