Disney Theatrical Productions and Tennessee Performing Arts Center are showing Nashville audiences “a whole new world” this May. The hit Broadway musical comedy Disney’s Aladdin flies its magic carpet into TPAC’s Jackson Hall May 2 – 7.
Tickets go on sale to the public this Friday, Feb. 3 at 10 a.m.
Based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, the musical opened on Broadway on March 20, 2014. The Broadway production recently joined the list of Top 20 longest Broadway runs.
Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions, Aladdin features music by Tony Award and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Newsies, Sister Act), lyrics by two-time Oscar winner Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid), three-time Tony Award and three-time Oscar winner Tim Rice (Evita, Aida) and six-time Tony Award nominee Chad Beguelin (The Prom, The Wedding Singer). With a book by Beguelin, Aladdin is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon).
Tickets start at $35 and can be purchased at TPAC.org, by phone at 615-782-4040 and in person at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick St., in downtown Nashville. For more information, visit AladdinTheMusical.com/tour.