Get a First Look at Disney’s Broadway-Bound Frozen

Production Photos   Get a First Look at Disney’s Broadway-Bound Frozen The stage adaptation of the animated hit opens officially in Denver September 14 prior to a 2018 Broadway bow.
Patti Murin (Anna) and John Riddle (Hans) in FROZEN. Photo by Deen van Meer.jpg
Patti Murin and John Riddle Deen van Meer

The pre-Broadway engagement of Disney’s Frozen officially opens at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts’ Buell Theatre September 14. Performances will run at the Colorado venue through October 1; the musical will go on to make its Broadway premiere in 2018.

The stage adaptation of the Oscar-winning animated hit, directed by Tony winner Michael Grandage stars Broadway alums Caissie Levy and Patti Murin as Elsa and Anna, respectively. Among those joining them are Jelani Alladin as Kristoff, John Riddle as Hans, Robert Creighton as Weselton, Kevin Del Aguila as Oaken, Timothy Hughes as Pabbie, and Greg Hildreth as Olaf.

Flip through photos from the Denver engagement below:

Performances will begin at Broadway St. James Theatre February 22, 2018; opening night is set for March 22.

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The musical marks the first adaptation of the 2013 hit film to expand upon the original story. Oscar-winning songwriting team Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez have written roughly a dozen new songs to accompany the film’s well-known hits. The movie’s co-director and screenwriter, Jennifer Lee, also returned to pen the book.

The production also features sets and costumes by Christopher Oram, lighting design by Natasha Katz, sound design by Peter Hylenski, video design by Finn Ross, puppet design by Michael Curry, hair design by David Brian Brown, and makeup design by Anne Ford-Coates.

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