Thursday 14 August 2014

Disney On Ice Celebrates 100 Years of Magic - Coming To The UK

We have been lucky enough to attend a couple of the amazing Disney On Ice shows, and we have always enjoyed every magical minute of  the stunning performance. But this time we are super excited as Disney On Ice Celebrates 100 Years Of Magic and its Coming to the UK this September 2014.

This one of a Kind skating spectacular features more than 60 lovable Disney characters Having wowed audiences all over the world in Disney On Ice Celebrates 100 Years of Magic, Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and their friends from Disney’s Mulan, The Lion King and Pinocchio, and Disney/Pixar’s Finding Nemo, The Incredibles and Toy Story, will be bringing the on-ice spectacular to the UK this autumn and winter! Produced by Feld Entertainment, this fanfare production features more than 60 unforgettable Disney stars that span the decades, a sing-along score of award-winning Disney music, stunning choreography, elaborate sets and beautiful costumes. With Mickey and Minnie leading the fun, the show includes breathtaking skating numbers, devised by an award-winning choreographer who created the skating segment for the Opening Ceremonies of the 2002 Winter Olympics. Complementing the fabulous skate sequences are countless memorable Disney musical classics, such as “A Whole New World”, “Beauty and the Beast” and “Can You Feel the Love Tonight”, which bring everyone’s favourite memories of Disney to life on ice. 

Disney On Ice Celebrates 100 Years of Magic - Here are some amazing eye-opening facts about the show and what goes on behind the scenes.

Hours it takes to set up the production – 10 -14 
Hours it takes to tear down the production – 3 – 4 
Full time crew members who travel with the production – 5 Number of countries represented by the cast - 10 
Number of male performers in the production – 23 
Number of female performers in the production – 24 
Number of yards of fabric used to make the costumes – 1,300 
Number of costumes in the show – 160 
Number of different paint colours used on the props – 102 
Weight of set – 8 tons

Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic and will be appearing around the on the following dates:  
Braehead Arena, Glasgow – 26th September – 5th October 2014 Metro Radio Arena,
Newcastle – 7th – 12th October 2014 Phones 4u Arena, 
Manchester – 15th – 19th October 2014 The NIA, 
Birmingham – 22nd October – 2nd November 2014 Motorpoint Arena, 
Sheffield – 5th – 9th November 2014 
The O2, London – 24th December 2014, 26th – 29th December 2014 and 3rd & 4 January 2015