This is some seriously cool news! Jonathan Freeman voiced the character Jafar in Disney’s movie “Aladdin,” which arrived in 1992. Jonathan has just signed on to reprise the role in Broadway’s live-action version of the “Aladdin” story.
Other actors joining the play include:
Adam Jacobs as Aladdin
James Monroe Iglehart as Genie
Courtney Reed as Jasmine
Darryl Rivera as Iago
The pre-Broadway tryout for “Aladdin” will take place in Toronto from November 1, 2013 – January 5, 2014. Then it will preview on Broadway on February 26, 2014 before it opens at the New Amsterdam Theater on March 20, 2014.
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