After the success of Beauty and the Beast in 2015, Disney India is set to bring yet another hit Broadway musical to the Indian stage in the summer of 2018. This time, it is the thrilling new production of Disney’s Aladdin that is filled with magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. The play will be executed in India through a licensing model. With the audience’s expectations set high, Disney India, along with the licensee, will bring on board the best of local talent for the desi Aladdin.
Vikrant Pawar, Head, Live Entertainment and Local Content Studio, Disney India, said, “After the unprecedented success of our first-ever Broadway-style musical, Beauty and the Beast, we are thrilled to announce our next offering – Disney’s Aladdin. Our endeavor has always been to develop world-class entertainment that is locally relevant. We feel Disney’s Aladdin has a universal appeal and the musical will bring the magical story alive, making it truly memorable for our audiences here.”