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Desert Foothills Theater’s production of Disney’s Aladdin Jr. runs Friday through May 19 at Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center in Scottsdale.
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Desert Foothills Theater brings Aladdin to Cave Creek

STAFF REPORT~ 5/8/2013

Desert Foothills Theater (DFT), a program of the Foothills Community Foundation, presents “Disney’s Aladdin, Jr.” running Friday through May 19 at Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center, 33606 N. 60th Street, in North Scottsdale.

The DFT Gecko Teatro youth theater production features a cast of emerging artists ages eight through 19.

Directed by Aubrey Watkins with musical direction by Sara Bernstein and Reynaldo Saenz, “Disney’s Aladdin, Jr.” is set in Agrabah, City of Enchantment, where every beggar has a story and every camel has a tail.  A stage adaptation of the Disney hit film, the musical includes all of Aladdin’s favorite characters and features the tuneful, Academy Award-winning score with songs including "A Whole New World" and "Friend Like Me.”

Morning, matinee and evening performances vary depending on date.Tickets range from $10 to $20. Ticketing fees apply. Visit desertfoothillstheater.org or call 480-488-1981.