ALADDINDisney's Tony Award-winning new musical Aladdin will make  its West End premiere on June 9th 2016 at the Prince Edward Theatre, (previews from May 27th) after Miss Saigon closes there at the end of February  to head for Broadway. Dean John-Wilson is playing Aladdin, Jade Ewen is Princess Jasmine and Broadway cast member Trevor Dion Nicholas will be making his London stage debut as Genie.

They will be joined by Don Gallagher (Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Sweeney Todd) as Jafar, Peter Howe, (originator of the role of Michael Wormwood in Matilda The Musical) as Iago, Irvine Iqbal (Bend It Like Beckham) as Sultan and Nathan Amzi (In The Heights) as Babka

The cast will be completed by Stephen Rahman-Hughes, Arran Anzani-Jones, Miles Barrow, Albey Brookes, Lauren Chia, Bianca Cordice, Leon Craig, Daniel de Bourg, Seng Henk Goh, Melanie Elizabeth, Kade Ferraiolo, Michelle Chantelle Hopewell, Fred Johanson, Mitch Leow, Oliver Lidert, Thierry Picaut, Alex Pinder, Briony Scarlett, Kyle Seeley, Sadie-Jean Shirley, Ricardo Spriggs, Katie Singh, Dawnita Smith, Marsha Songcome, Kayleigh Thadani and Jermaine Woods.

CAST CHANGE From 5th June 2017 Matthew Croke will be taking on the title role from Dean John-Wilson, who opened in the production last year. His previous theatre credits include Annie Get Your Gun (Crucible Theatre), Singin' in the Rain (UK tour), and Funny Girl (Menier Chocolate Factory).

Jade Ewen will continue as Jasmine with Trevor Dion Nicholas as the Genie

Nick Cavaliere will join the cast in the role of Iago, while Miles Barrow will play Omar, Leon Craig will play Babkak and Daniel de Bourg will play Kassim. Don Gallagher and Irvine Iqbal will continue as Jafar and the Sultan.

Further new casting will include Chanelle Anthony, Danny Becker, Cindy Belliot, Filippo Coffano, Nolan Edwards, Sinead Kenny, Travis Kerry, Dann Kharsa, Tarisha Rommick, Joshua Steel, Monica Swayne and Niko Wirachman.

The remaining cast includes Arran Anzani-Jones, Albey Brookes, Lauren Chia, Bianca Cordice, Cavin Cornwall, Melanie Elizabeth, Kade Ferraiolo, Antony Hewitt, Mitch Leow, Oliver Lidert, Ian Oswald, Kyle Seeley, Sadie-Jean Shirley, Ricardo Spriggs, Kayleigh Thadani and Jermaine Woods.

Disney’s Aladdin features all the favorite songs from the film as well as new music written by Tony and Academy Award® winner Alan Menken (Newsies) with lyrics penned by the legendary Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast), Tony Award winner Tim Rice (The Lion King, Aida), and book writer Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer).

Buy tickets for Aladdin which is booking to 4th September 2017

show times

Monday-Saturday 7:30 pm. Matinees on Thursday & Saturday at 2:30 pm Running time TBC



Prince Edward Theatre
Old Compton Street,
London, W1D 4HS

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Tubes :  Leicester Square (300m) Tottenham Court Road (400m)
Train:  Charing Cross (550m)
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Parking: Meters at Soho Square (200m). Master Park at China Town and Poland Street.This theatre participates in the Theatreland Parking Scheme - find out more about the great discounts offered by clicking on the link.


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Two guide dogs are permitted inside the auditorium
Entrance to the auditorium through a double EXIT door opening outwards on Greek Street, then up a very short ramp to Box 1 where there are 2 spaces for wheelchair users and 2 companions. Transfer seating is available to row A.
Adapted toilet on right-hand side of foyer. You need to go out of the exit on Greek Street and back to the foyer entrance on Old Compton Street.