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Broadway Cares to Stream Disney on Broadway 25th Anniversary Concert

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has scheduled a special online event on April 17 to be hosted by Ryan McCartan which will include performances from the November concert “Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney On Broadway.” The streamed event was originally for April 13, but had to be rescheduled when the organization couldn’t reach an agreement Broadway Cares to Stream Disney on Broadway 25th Anniversary Concert



Disney Becomes First Movie Studio to Cross $10 Billion at Worldwide Box Office

Walt Disney Studios has released a record number of billion-dollar movies over the past year and thanks to that, they have become the first studio in history to exceed $10 billion within a year at the worldwide box office. According to a report on Variety, the studio “has generated $3.28 billion in North America and $6.7 Disney Becomes First Movie Studio to Cross $10 Billion at Worldwide Box Office



New Versions of Classic Aladdin and The Lion King Video Games Being Released

Nighthawk Interactive and iam8bit have teamed on new releases of the classic 16-bit video games Aladdin and The Lion King for both current and classic gaming consoles. First, Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King is being released for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, XboxOne, and PC on October 29th with a $29.99 price point. New Versions of Classic Aladdin and The Lion King Video Games Being Released



Disney Becomes First Studio with 5 Films Grossing Over $1 Billion Within A Year

Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story 4 recently crossed the $1 billion mark launching Disney into a realm that hasn’t ever been touched by another major studio – 5 films grossing more than $1 billion in one year. Deadline projects that Frozen 2 and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, which are both due out later this year, Disney Becomes First Studio with 5 Films Grossing Over $1 Billion Within A Year



New D23 Expo Update Includes Avatar, Tarzan, Disney Character Voices, and Street Parties

With just over three weeks to go until the D23 Expo, the folks planning this epic event are putting the finishing touches on the schedule and have just announced details on even more panels and experiences, plus the return of the Ultimate Fan Street Party. New panels: Mousequerade August 23, 11:00am, Stage 28 This costume New D23 Expo Update Includes Avatar, Tarzan, Disney Character Voices, and Street Parties



Walt Disney Studios Holds Top 5 Highest Grossing Domestic Films for 2019

The Walt Disney Studios currently holds the top 5 spots for highest-grossing films at the domestic box office for 2019. According to Variety, the studio crossed the all-time record for global ticket sales for a single studio surpassing its own 2016 record of $7.61 billion with $7.67 billion worldwide after this weekend. They are also the Walt Disney Studios Holds Top 5 Highest Grossing Domestic Films for 2019



Disney Fantasy Debuting Several New Entertainment Options in 2019

Disney shared exciting news today about what new offerings are coming to the Disney Fantasy in 2019. The two biggest changes will happen in the Walt Disney Theatre, which showcases Broadway-style performances on select nights throughout the cruise. Today the reimagined version of “Aladdin – A Musical Spectacular” will debut with an updated script, revised Disney Fantasy Debuting Several New Entertainment Options in 2019



Aladdin Remake Crossing $100 Million in Opening Weekend Box Office, Endgame Nearing Record

The live-action Aladdin remake that opened on Friday is expected to bring in $109 million in North American box office sales over the extended Memorial Day. While not record breaking, the total would put the film in sixth-place for Memorial Day debuts, right behind X-Men: Days of Future Past, which opened with $110.5 million in Aladdin Remake Crossing $100 Million in Opening Weekend Box Office, Endgame Nearing Record