The cast speaks about filling the big shoes of the original cast and performing in perhaps the most popular American musical in decades.
At D23 was a panel called, 'The Originals: Disney on Broadway,' where Broadway's original 'Tarzan' (Josh Strickland), 'Mary Poppins' (Ashley Brown) and 'Genie' from Aladdin (Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart) performed.
Some 2014 Tony Award Winners and Nominees sat down for the American Theatre Wing to give their advice to actors. Featuring winners James Monroe Iglehart and Lena Hall and nominees Danny Burstein, Jarrod Spector, Andy Karl, Joshua Henry and Nick Cordero, the video is short and to the point and pretty great.
The Hollywood Reporter got Tony Award nominees Neil Patrick Harris (Hedwig and the Angry Inch), Andy Karl (Rocky) and Jefferson Mays (A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder), best featured actor in a musical nominee James Monroe Iglehart (Aladdin) and best actor in a play nominees Chris O’Dowd (Of Mice and Men) and Tony Shalhoub (Act One) to talk about all things theatre. And it’s great! Above is the full version of the chat. Below is bonus video from the conversation where they recall their moves to New York City and their big breaks. Don’t forget to watch the Tony ... Read more