Josh Strickland, Kissy Simmons, Alton Fitzgerald White, Ashley Brown Will Celebrate Disney's Broadway Hits

Cabaret & Concert News   Josh Strickland, Kissy Simmons, Alton Fitzgerald White, Ashley Brown Will Celebrate Disney's Broadway Hits
 
The August 9 concert at the Filene Center will feature tunes from Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, Aladdin, Frozen, and more.
Josh Strickland, Kissy Simmons, Alton Fitzgerald White, and Ashley Brown
Josh Strickland, Kissy Simmons, Alton Fitzgerald White, and Ashley Brown

Disney's Broadway Hits, an evening celebrating Disney's 20 years on The Great White Way, will be presented August 9 at 8 PM at the Filene Center at Wolf Trap.

Alton Fitzgerald White in <i>The Lion King</i>
Alton Fitzgerald White in The Lion King Photo by Joan Marcus

Backed by the Wolf Trap Orchestra, the concert will feature the talents of Josh Strickland (Tarzan in Tarzan), Kissy Simmons (Nala in The Lion King), Alton Fitzgerald White (King Mufasa in The Lion King), and Ashley Brown (Mary Poppins in Mary Poppins).

Attendees can expect to hear songs from composers and/or lyricists Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Newsies, The Hunchback of Notre Dame), Phil Collins (Tarzan), Elton John (Aida, The Lion King), and Richard and Robert Sherman (Mary Poppins). The evening will also include Kristen Anderson and Lopez/Robert Lopez’s “Let It Go” from Disney's newest Broadway outing, Frozen.

The program follows:
ACT I
“Be Our Guest” (Alan Menken/Howard Ashman)
“Beauty and the Beast” (Alan Menken/Howard Ashman)
“A Change in Me” (Alan Menken/Tim Rice)
“If I Can't Love Her” (Alan Menken/Tim Rice)
“Hakuna Matata” (Tim Rice/Elton John)
“Shadowland” (Hans Zimmer/Lebo M/Mark Mancina)
“Can You Feel The Love Tonight” (Tim Rice/Elton John)
“They Live in You” (Jay Rifkin/Lebo M/Mark Mancina)
“My Strongest Suit” (Tim Rice/Elton John)
“Easy As Life” (Tim Rice/Elton John)
“Who Better Than Me” (Phil Collins)
“Strangers Like Me” (Phil Collins)
“You'll Be in My Heart” (Phil Collins)
Medley: “Jolly Holiday”/”Chim Chim Cher-ee”/”Feed the Birds” (Richard M. Sherman/Robert B. Sherman/Anthony Drewe/George Stiles)
“Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” (Richard M. Sherman/Robert B. Sherman)

ACT II
“The Long, Long Day (This New Jerusalem)” (Alan Menken/Tim Rice)
“She's in Love” (Alan Menken/Glenn Slater)
“Part of Your World” (Alan Menken/Howard Ashman)
“Under the Sea” (Alan Menken/Howard Ashman)
Medley: “Carrying the Banner”/“Watch What Happens”/“Santa Fe” (Alan Menken/Jack Feldman)
“A Whole New World” (Alan Menken/Tim Rice)
“Proud of Your Boy” (Alan Menken/Howard Ashman)
“Somebody's Got Your Back” (Alan Menken/Chad Beguelin)
“Let It Go” (Kristen Anderson-Lopez/Robert Lopez)

Click here for ticket information.


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