Aladdin and The Lion King Throw It Down at LaGuardia Airport
If only airport delays were always like this.
It was a Disney-on-Broadway smackdown at LaGuardia International Airport on Sunday night, where dozens of stranded passengers were the lucky recipients of a free concert.
While storms raged outside, the Broadway casts of Aladdin and The Lion King, which were reportedly held by delays on their way to Orlando, offered their fellow travelers a world-class showdown. The Lion King company performed their long-running show's opening number, to which the cast of Aladdin (led by Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart) responded with a freestyle rap. Each show had its turn at round 2, but judging by the crowd response, there was no clear victor...besides the happy Delta customers.
For tickets to Aladdin, click here.
For tickets to The Lion King, click here.