Angela Lansbury proved once again she’s a force to be reckoned with. Lansbury appeared at the 25th anniversary screening of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall in New…
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Alan Menken have come on to pen the songs for Disney’s live-action reboot of “The Little Mermaid.” Miranda will also produce the film along with Marc Platt. The 1989 version…
The Hollywood Bowl is venturing under the sea to present a special screening of the 1989 animated classic “The Little Mermaid” on June 3 and 4. Adopting the increasingly popular film-concert…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
"I think it's important to tell the audience that this is the kind of musical that you love."
“Happy Trails,” the Roy Rogers and Dale Evans bio-musical intended to jump-start an overall resurgence of the Rogers brand, has corralled its complete creative team with composer Alan Menken…
Producing a TV series with original songs in every episode is always an ambitious undertaking. And precious few of them have succeeded. ABC's landmark Robert Morse musical "That's Life" (1968)…
Owing a strong debt to Monty Python and a lesser one to spoofs like "When Things Were Rotten," "Galavant" largely overcomes the challenges that have traditionally bedeviled TV musicals with…
When the North American tour of Disney Theatrical Prods.’ stage musical “Newsies” opens in Philadelphia tonight, it’ll have something its Broadway audience didn’t see during the show’s…
The hallmarks of Disney on Broadway -- lavishly expensive sets and costumes, state-of-the art automation and writers seemingly under the direction of some marketing wizard from Burbank -- are…
A low-tech, old-fashioned and campy version of Disney's hit film.
Whoopi Goldberg looms large over the new musical comedy "Sister Act," and that's part of the problem.