Disney Legend Alan Menken To Visit Japan with “Disney Broadway Hits”


Disney Events Live has announced “Disney Broadway Hits”; a night of magical Disney music, featuring the legendary Disney composer Alan Menken, with a supporting cast of highly talented Broadway stars.

The show is the one of many Disney themed show to grace Japan in 2022, along with the forthcoming D’Capella, Disney On Classic, Tokyo DisneySea 20th Anniversary: ​​Time to Shine! In Concert, and Disney World Beat performances.

© Disney

Alan Menken along with his former creative partner Howard Ashman were pivitol in the kicking off the Disney Renaissance with classic movies such as The Little Mermaid, Beauty and The Beast and Aladdin.
Disney Broadway Hits” is set to showcase many of the Disney masterpieces created during this era, including Be Out Guest, A Whole New World, Part Of Your World, plus many more.

The show will be presented in two acts; act one promises the ultimate performance by Alan Menkem, solo at the piano. Act two will be a concert featuring four Broadway actors who performed in Disney musicals on the Great White Way. Amongst the cast are Josh Stickland (Tarzan), Kissy Simmons (Nala in The Lion King), Kara Lindsay (Newsies) and Michael James Scott who is currently starring as Genie in Aladdin on Broadway. Japanese actor Naoto Kaiho will also make a special guest appearance.

Kara Lindsay, Josh Strickland, Kissy Simmons, Michael James Scott

Performance Information

Performance Schedule: July 26th (Tuesday), July 27th (Wednesday), July 28th (Thursday), 2022      
Performance Time: Doors open at 18:00, Show starts at 19:00
Venue: Tokyo International Forum Hall A
Ticket Price:  SS seats ¥18,000 (front seat guarantee) / S seats ¥12,000 / U-25 seats ¥5,000
Presale: Tickets are currently on pre-sale until May 24, 2022, (Tuesday)

Source: Disney Broadway Hits

Are you planning a trip to Japan?

Take the anxiety out of planning a trip to Japan with our premium ebook travel guides on Tokyo Disney Resort & Universal Studios Japan. Our guides have everything you need to know from the best times to visit, what hotel to choose, what to do, what to eat, and tons more! With nearly 2000 copies sold, our premium guides have become an essential tool for Explorers!

Get all your discount tickets for Tokyo Disneyland, Robot Restaurant, Universal Studios Japan, and more through our tickets page (includes an exclusive discount code). For my personal recommendations on SIM cards, portable wi-fi devices, travel insurance, cheap flights, and hotel bookings, read our travel resources page.

Do you love exclusive and early access to content? Support us on Patreon as it helps us continue bringing you free and continuous content to help you plan your trip.

Make sure to follow us on social media to stay updated on everything Tokyo, Hong Kong, and Shanghai! Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and YouTube.

Some links may be affiliate links to services I recommend. At no extra cost to you, buying services through these links help support TDR Explorer. Please read our full disclosure for more details.

+ There are no comments

Add yours

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.