Disney Magic takes to Broadway with “Live at The New Am” benefit concert
The magic of Broadway is back and last night Disney fans on Broadway were treated to a special concert at the New Amsterdam Theater. Four incredible actors filled the house with energetic performances of favorite Disney songs as part of the Live at The New Am: a benefit concert for The Actors Fund.
What is happening:
- The lights of the Great White Way are on again, including those of the New Amsterdam Theater.
- After an extended closure, the New Amsterdam reopened last night with Live at The New Am: a benefit concert for The Actors Fund.
- Musical extravagance was one of the first events on Broadway since the shutdown and the first Broadway performance to hire actors on an equity contract, the Broadway Artists’ Union.
- Live at New Am featuring performances by four Disney stars on Broadway:
- Ashley Brown (Mary poppins)
- Michael James Scott (Aladdin)
- Kissy Simmons (The Lion King)
- Josh Strickland (Tarzan)
- The sold-out audiences have been rocked by Disney’s successes, including:
- “The beauty and the Beast”
- “An entirely new world”
- “Circle of life”
- “Let it go”
- Live at The New Am: a benefit concert for The Actors Fund will perform three more times this weekend:
- Tickets priced from $ 79.50 to $ 99.50 are available now through Ticketmaster.
- For more information visit the Disney site on Broadway
Good to know:
- The health and safety of guests, actors, musicians and crew being a top priority, with all guests entering the theater for Live at New Am must provide proof of vaccination.
- People under 12 must be accompanied by a vaccinated adult.
- More information can be found on the Disney On Broadway Health and Safety Page.
More from Disney on Broadway:
- As previously announced, Disney’s hit Broadway productions The Lion King and Aladdin will reopen this fall.
- The Lion King resumes performances at the Minskoff Theater on September 14.
- Aladdin resumes at the New Amsterdam Theater on September 28.
- Tickets for both productions are on sale now.