Becoming the Genie

Date: 7/9/2020 at 5:30:00 PM

Location: Your Home!


Thursday, July 9th 


5:30 PM - 6:30 PM EST

RMH-NY & Katie's Art Project are teaming up to bring you a special experience called "Becoming The Genie."

Enjoy the opportunity to get up close and personal with James Monroe Iglehart and learn about how his love for Disney as a young boy brought him to embody and create the Broadway Genie we all know and love today. You’ll be able to ask questions to get those answers to how the magic really happens and get the backstage insider scoop

Your admission donation will directly support Katie's Art Project and Ronald McDonald House New York.

Katie’s Art Project connects children facing life-threatening and terminal Illness with emerging and established artists through collaborative programs to create a lasting legacy through art.

Ronald McDonald House New York provides temporary housing for pediatric cancer patients and their families in a strong, supportive and caring environment which encourages and nurtures the development of child-to-child and parent-to-parent support systems.

About James Monroe Iglehart:

James Monroe Iglehart is in the current Broadway cast of Hamilton (Lafayette/Jefferson.) He won a Tony award for his show stopping roll as Genie in Disney’s Aladdin. His other Bway credits include Memphis (Bobby), 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Mitch). You can also see James on TV: Netflix series “Maniac” (recurring), “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” (recurring), “Gotham”, “Elementary”, 3 seasons of the animated series “Tangled” as Lance Strongbow on Disney+.

James has also written three different comic book stories for Marvel Comics.

He has also had the privilege to have sold out concert runs at 54Below, Carnegie Hall & concerts around the country.

When he’s not on stage he’s usually watching Pro Wrestling or Disney+ while just chilling out with his wife of 18 years Dawn and their two cats Zoe and Hissy. 

**Special Offer: Attend this class for $20 or enjoy the unique opportunity to also attend the Aladdin Original Choreography Dance Workshop on July 16th for the price of $30 for both events! Click "Sign Up Today" to register for one or both magical experiences!" 

We hope you are able to join us and support Katie's Art Project & RMH-NY!

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If you have any questions, please contact Dani Starfield at or 212-639-0617