Jonathan Freeman Opens Up About Reprising His Role As Jafar In “Aladdin” On Broadway

March 28, 2014 • By

Aladdin Jafar Broadway Play Video

Actor Jonathan Freeman is reprising his character Jafar in Disney’s Broadway version of “Aladdin.” Jonathan voiced the character in Disney’s animated movies, and he’s excited to play Jafar in person!

In the video below you’ll hear from Jonathan about reprising the role, and how he wanted the character to look on stage.

Plus, here’s a description of the Broadway version of “Aladdin,”

Aladdin, adapted from the Disney film and centuries-old folktales including ‘One Thousand and One Nights,’ is brought to fresh theatrical life in this bold new musical. Aladdin’s journey sweeps audiences into an exotic world of daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance. This new production features a full score, including the five cherished songs from the Academy Award-winning soundtrack and more written especially for the stage.