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Disney's 'Aladdin' to open in Tokyo in 2015
Disney's 'Aladdin' to open in Tokyo in 2015

The box-office success of "Aladdin" in New York has had Broadway watchers wondering where the Disney musical will pop up next on the international map.  On Monday, Disney announced that "Aladdin" will open in Tokyo in May 2015 in what will be the musical's first overseas production. Audiences at Tokyo's Densu Shiki Theatre Umi will see the production that Casey Nicholaw directed and choreographed in New York, but the musical will be performed in Japanese with locally cast actors. Based on the 1992 Disney animated movie, "Aladdin" bowed on Broadway in March at the New Amsterdam Theatre, where it has consistently grossed more than $1...

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