The Walt Disney Company is celebrating its centenary year this year, offering a range of exciting attractions and experiences for Disney lovers. In 1923, Walt Disney signed a contract with M.J. Winkler in order to produce a series of ‘Alice Comedies’ based on the iconic Alice in Wonderland.
The year marked the start of The Walt Disney Company as we know it today. To celebrate the company’s ongoing success and beloved status, Disney fans are in for a treat this year.
There is an incredible line up of must-see Disney theater productions coming to the stage in 2023. With brand new performances set to captivate and thrill audiences, along with classic productions returning to the stage, there is no better time to see the magic of Disney on the stage.
Disney is known for their incredible movies that have long adorned the silver screen and captured the hearts of millions across the globe. If you want to experience the magic once more, and see your favorite movies live in a breathtaking performance, then there is no better way than on the stage.
Here are some of the top must-see Disney theater productions that you have to watch in 2023!
The Lion King
Let’s start with The Lion King. This is a timeless classic that is often the favorite Disney film for many fans. This Tony Award-winning stage production is back and better than ever before. With incredible staging, costumes, visuals, and breathtaking performances, this is an unforgettable experience.
This show is captivating from start to finish, with the original soundtrack from the movies curated by Elton John, and all of your favorite characters, it is a real crowd pleaser. The Lion King is currently celebrating 25 years on Broadway, so if you get a chance to watch this show, we promise you that you will not regret it.
A whole new world of enchantment awaits you in the Aladdin stage production. This is based on the 1992 Disney animated movie from the company’s golden era of movie-making. Another firm favorite with a spectacular soundtrack, this show is one to add to your list.
Take a magic carpet ride into the world of Agrabah, be dazzled by the costumes and experience the genie’s wonderful wishes. This is a really colorful performance that is a sight to behold.
If you have had ‘Let It Go’ stuck in your head for years now, then you have to see the powerful rendition of it on the stage. Frozen is a record-breaking and groundbreaking tale of two sisters, and the power of familial love. This show will surely melt your heart, and is a must-see for audiences of all ages.
If the catchy soundtrack has not sold you, then the fun-loving and empowered female characters surely will.
Mary Poppins is a timeless tale. It’s a classic that has a feel of nostalgia about it. Experience Mary Poppins, the world’s most enchanting nanny on the stage this year as she brings fun, adventure and more to the Banks Family. This show revives the age-old tale that is cherished by all, and is practically perfect in every way!
The Little Mermaid
The Little Mermaid is one of our favorite stories of all time. Now, you can enjoy Ariel’s thrilling adventure on the stage live. You will be transported under the sea for a few hours in the visually stunning and striking production.
The soundtrack is unforgettable, catchy, and will just lift your spirits. What we love about this production is the underwater sets, the effects, and the heartwarming tale of a fish-out-of-water trying to find the place where she belongs in the world.
If you love The Little Mermaid movie, then make this stage production a part of your world!
If you are ready to relive the magic of your childhood, or take your children to see some of their favorite characters on the stage, then book tickets to any of these productions today.
Tickets to all of the Disney theater productions are available through the official Disney Theatrical Productions website, or through ticketing partners such as CheapoTicketing.
James Collins, CEO of CheapoTicketing shared his excitement with us about Disney’s centenary year celebrations, stating:
“This year is truly special for Disney fans, as the company celebrates 100 years of bringing joy and entertainment to people around the world. There’s no better way to honor this milestone than by experiencing the magic of Disney on stage through these amazing theater productions.”
Disney has truly been with us all throughout the ages, offering heart-warming tales that all can enjoy. Celebrate this milestone in history with tickets to one of these productions, and experience the magic and beauty of Disney once more.