Aladdin: Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

Aladdin tells the classic tale of the street-smart young man who discovers a mystical lamp with a wish-granting genie. With the genie’s assistance, Aladdin transforms into Prince Ali to woo Princess Jasmine, who yearns for a life of freedom beyond her royal palace. Yet, the power-hungry sorcerer Jafar seeks to exploit the genie’s abilities for his sinister schemes. Aladdin touches on themes of love, self-discovery, and staying true to oneself.


Musical Information

Musical Type: 1992 Film/Contemporary Musical (2011)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Fairy Tale

Setting: Fictional


Creative Team

Music: Alan Menken

Lyrics/Book: Chad Beguelin

LyricsTim Rice, Howard Ashman


Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2014)➝


Links

Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


Tags

2010s, Animals, Based on a Movie, Disney, Family-Friendly, FantasyFeel-Good, Magic, Mega Musical, One-Word, PopularRoyaltyTap Dance


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