Disney's Aladdin, Starring Bernie Yvon, Begins July 14 at Lincolnshire's Marriott Theatre

News   Disney's Aladdin, Starring Bernie Yvon, Begins July 14 at Lincolnshire's Marriott Theatre The Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire, IL, presents Disney's Aladdin, the Theatre for Young Audiences stage version based on the classic animated film, beginning July 14.

Andrew Keltz
Andrew Keltz

The production, directed and choreographed by Matt Raftery with musical direction by Michael Mahler, will continue through Aug. 14.

Aladdin stars Bernie Yvon (Ragtime) as the Genie, Jameson Cooper as Aladdin and Christine Bunuan as Jasmine. Other members of the cast include Roger Mueller as the Sultan, Debbie Laumand-Blanc as Iago, Dieterich Gray as Jafar and Karl Hamilton as Razoul with ensemble members Andy Lupp, Ashton Napier and Jarrod Zimmerman.

Based on the 1992 Disney film and featuring an Academy Award-winning score, Aladdin has music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and an adapted book and additional lyrics by Jim Luigs.

The musical tells the story of Aladdin, a street urchin living in the heart of Agrabah whose life would change when he discovers a magic lamp from deep within the Cave of Wonders and unleashes a fun-loving, larger-than-life Genie who grants him three wishes. The score of the family classic includes the Disney favorites "A Whole New World" and "Friend Like Me."

Members of the creative team include set and properties coordinator Rob Rahn, lighting designer Jared Moore, costume designer Nancy Missimi, sound designer Bob Gilmartin and conductor Jeff Bell.

The Marriott Theatre is located at 10 Marriott Drive
Lincolnshire, IL. For more information and tickets, call (847) 634-0200 or visit www.MarriottTheatre.com.