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At this point, one could say the sun never sets on Disney Theatrical Productions, with about 15 productions playing around the world on any given night. Our international expansion began shortly after the 1994 Broadway debut of Beauty and the Beast, with a production of that show in Melbourne the following year. We’ve now staged shows in over 20 countries.
THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY ANNOUNCES BROADWAY PRODUCTION OF THE LION KING TO OPEN AT SHANGHAI'S GRAND THEATRE ON JULY 18TH
SHANGHAI, CHINA (FEBRUARY 21, 2006): Thomas Schumacher, President, Disney Theatrical Productions, and Stanley Cheung, Managing Director, The Walt Disney Company, together with Mr Fang Sizhong, President, Shanghai Grand Theatre today announced Disney's award-winning musical The Lion King, will open at Shanghai's Grand Theatre on July 18 and play for 100 performances.