It’s a whole new world at Eccles Theater in Salt Lake City. Disney’s Aladdin, the hit Broadway musical, will begin performances beginning tomorrow, April 25!
Lead actors Clinton Greenspan (Aladdin) and Major Attaway (Genie) joined us to share behind the scenes details of this amazing show.
The stats of the costumes alone are beyond incredible! There are 337 costumes in the show, based on 134 individual designs and 161 custom made shoes. During one performance, 102 costume changes take place in under 1 minute and 52 costume changes take place in less than 30 seconds
Over 300 people in 28 different shops worked on the construction of the costumes for Aladdin! They feature 2,039 fabrics and trims from Morocco, Turkey, India, Uzbekistan, China, Tahiti, Japan, Guatemala, Mexico, France, Italy, England and Germany.
From dazzling pyrotechnics to a flying Magic Carpet, Aladdin features 84 illusions and effects making this production a true must see!
See Aladdin at Eccles Theater through May 12. Get your tickets today at Broadway-at-the-Eccles.com or call 801-355-ARTS (2787). Visit Twitter & Facebook: @Aladdin and Instagram: @broadwayattheeccles for more information.