DENVER (CBS4) – A whole new world is coming to Denver.
Next spring, the hit Broadway musical “Aladdin” will bring the Disney-animated feature to life at the Buell Theatre.READ MORE: Charges Dropped In Grand County Bar Fight After Detectives Review Video
The thrilling production follows the timeless tale of Aladdin’s lamp and three wishes granted by “The Genie,” played by Anthony Murphy.READ MORE: A-Basin Gets The Go-Ahead For Improvements That Include Lenawee Chairlift Replacement, New Restaurant Space
“It was a lot of pressure coming in, but luckily I get to bring myself into the role,” Murphy said. “My directors were adamant about me bringing myself and not trying to replicate the people from the past, obviously paying my respects to them, but I get to be myself and have fun and bring Anthony into it, and it’s a really good time.”
“Aladdin” opens at the Buell April 7.MORE NEWS: Amache Incarceration Site In Colorado Could Become New National Park
Tickets go on sale Dec. 4.