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Official production photos released for Disney's Frozen on Broadway
Check out the new production photos from Disney Theatrical's latest Broadway musical...
Disney Theatrical has now released official production photos for the Broadway premiere of Frozen, which began previews at the St. James Theatre on February 22 and is scheduled to officially open this Thursday, March 22, 2018.
Take a sneak peak at the new musical, already proving itself as a box office smash, depicting cast members such as Caissie Levy (as Elsa), Patti Murin (as Anna), Jelani Alladin (as Kristoff), Greg Hildreth (as Olaf), John Riddle (as Hans), Robert Creighton (as Duke of Weselton), Kevin Del Aguila (as Oaken), Timothy Hughes (as Pabbie), and Andrew Pirozzi (as Sven).
Based on the Academy Award-winning animated classic, Frozen features a book by the film’s writer and co-director Jennifer Lee, along with music and lyrics by Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, who also penned the film’s soundtrack.
Synopsis: "Inspired by Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale The Snow Queen, the musical tells the story of fearless princess Anna who sets off on an epic journey alongside a rugged iceman, his loyal pet reindeer, and a naïve snowman to find her estranged sister Elsa, whose icy powers have inadvertently trapped the kingdom in eternal winter."
Tony Award winner Michael Grandage directs the musical, which also features choreography by Tony Award winner Rob Ashford, scenic and costume design by two-time Tony Award winner Christopher Oram, lighting design by five-time Tony Award winner Natasha Katz, sound design by four-time Tony Award nominee Peter Hylenski, music supervision and vocal & incidental arrangements by two-time Tony Award winner Stephen Oremus, orchestrations by Dave Metzger, music consultation by Chris Montan, music direction by Brian Usifer, video design by Tony Award winner Finn Ross, puppet design by Michael Curry, hair design by David Brian Brown, make-up design by Anne Ford-Coates and special effects design by Jeremy Chernick.
The 2013 animated film picked up two Academy Awards at the 2014 ceremony: "Best Animated Feature Film" and "Best Original Song" (for "Let It Go").
The film's soundtrack and the Broadway score also features popular songs such as "For the First Time in Forever," "Love Is an Open Door," and "Do You Want to Build a Snowman?," among others.
Disney's Frozen Tickets are available now for performances through to December 30, 2018.
(Photos by Deen van Meer)