Ahead of taking over as the magical Genie in Disney’s Aladdin at the Prince Edward Theatre this week Michael James Scott stopped into The Theatre Cafe to treat fans to an exclusive live performance.
The stage star, who has also played the role on Broadway and on the US and Australian tours, sang two numbers including the iconic “Friend Like Me” before chatting to Nicky Sweetland about the show and answering questions from fans.
You can watch the full video here:
From award-winning Disney movie to smash hit musical comedy, Aladdin is an exuberant West End spectacular. Aladdin features all the unforgettable songs from the much-loved Disney film, such as ‘A Whole New World’ and ‘Friend Like Me’, as well as some brand new musical numbers for you to fall in love with.
When street urchin Aladdin stumbles across an ancient lamp in the Cave of Wonders he unwittingly releases the weird and wonderful Genie. Transformed into a prince by his three wishes, Aladdin teams up with adventure-hungry Princess Jasmine. But Aladdin’s not the only one who knows about the lamp – the wicked Jafar has his own wicked wishes that he wants granted.
Bursting with adventure, romance, magic, music and dance, Aladdin is playing at Prince Edward Theatre. Don’t delay to book your tickets to this beguiling musical comedy.
Check out all of live performances here