V FESTIVAL IN ENGLAND
British keyboardist Tim Rice-Oxley, the songwriter from piano-rock band Keane, performs at the V festival in Hylands Park in Chelmsford, England on August 19,2006. (UPI Photo/Rune Hellestad)
A new stage musical based on the Academy Award-winning animated film "Aladdin" is to open on Broadway next year, Disney Theatrical Productions said Tuesday.
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"From Here to Eternity," James Jones' 1951 novel about a soldier's life in World War II, will be a musical in London's theater district, promoters said.
Recording artist Ricky Martin is to co-star in the planned 2012 revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's stage musical "Evita," sources told Playbill.com.
Quality will determine whether British composer Andrew Lloyd Webber will succeed in his sequel of "Phantom of the Opera," a lyricist says.
Actors James McAvoy and Emily Blunt are in negotiations to head the voice cast of Elton John's "Gnomeo and Juliet" U.S. animated film, sources say.
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The Cure was already rocking on stage when Ashlee Simpson was rocking in the cradle in Texas but now they're collaborating on an album.
Steven Pimlott, a British director known for his U.S. production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," died at his Colchester home in England.
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