When we think of Disney entertainment, we might think of Disney movies and TV shows, but Disney has also given us some amazing stage musicals, including musical adaptations of Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, i Aladdin!
And now, another musical stage adaptation is aimed at off-Broadway and stars a certain old, silly bear.
We’ve already told you about it Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Adaptation. Tickets sold out the day June 1st for members of D23 i June 14 for the general public. The functions of the show music from Grammy Award-winning Sherman Brothers, as well as other music from Pooh creator AA Milne. The show uses life-size puppets to tell its story. And now, People.com has released some totally new photos of the musical.
And all of our favorite Pooh characters will come on the show, included Pooh (of course), Christopher Robin, Piglet, Eeyore, Kanga, Roo, Rabbit, Owl and Tigger.
The show includes some fan-favorite Pooh songs, including “Winnie the Pooh,” “The Wonderful Thing About Tiggers” and “A Rathery Day.”
This is the first new Disney musical since Frozen and is the first Disney musical to debut off Broadway, and is already breaking box office records for the biggest preview of any show at New York City’s Theater Row. The musical premieres October 21st.
There is even a trailer for the musical:
Tickets can be purchased from the official website. Keep that in mind too a vaccination test is required for adults and children eligible for the vaccine. Children under the eligible vaccination age must submit a negative COVID test: there will be a test center outside the theater. Audience members should also remain masked when inside the theater.
We’ll keep you up to date on any other Disney theatrical productions, so stay tuned!
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