Casey Nicholaw

“Friend Like Me” -- with Anthony Murphy, center left as Genie, Adam Jacobs in the title role, and the sparkling ensemble -- is a show stopper in “Aladdin.” (Courtesy Deen Van Meer)

‘Aladdin’ boasts Disney magic

It’s indeed a whole new world when Aladdin and Jasmine take their…


Adam Jacobs, Broadway’s original Aladdin, is appearing in the tour at the Orpheum this month. (Courtesy Cylla von Tiedemann/ Disney)

Adam Jacobs: ‘Aladdin is near and dear to me’

Adam Jacobs is back where he grew up, onstage as Aladdin, a…


Rob McClure, left, and Adam Pascal are amusing adversaries in “Something Rotten!” (Courtesy Jeremy Daniel)

All’s well and ends funny in ‘Something Rotten!’

After the pressure-filled phenomenon that was “Hamilton,” SHN’s Orpheum is host to…