From 4 April 2009 until March 2010 Disneyland Resort Paris will celebrate “Mickey’s Magical Party”. For this new year Mickey Mouse invite the guests to live magical moments with a new season full of new parades, shows and attraction.
A new show “Place à la fête avec Mickey et ses Amis” – “On with the show with Mickey and his friends” located on Central Plaza’s new stage with the Lion King, Jungle Book and Aladdin characters”Place à la Danse à Discoveryland” – “Let’s Danc at Discoveryland” with Stitch as the DJ. His mission to warm up the heat of Disneyland with an intergalactic dance stage. Minnie will become the charming hostess of a small train going up Main Street, U.S.A.
At the Walt Disney Studios there is a new parade. The Disney’s Stars ‘n’ Cars, a Hollywood extravaganza with the characters of Toy Story, Snow White, Monsters Inc, Mulan, Little Mermaid and the Disney Villains, with themed cars from the previous cars parade at the Disney-MGM Studios park in Florida.
Playhouse Disney – Live! is a new attraction at Walt Disney Studios, where younger children will prepare for Minnie, along with other Disney Channel heroes, for the best birthday party ever organised.
A press event at the park on the 28th March will be held to help launch Mickey’s Magical Party!
From 4 April 2009, new dreams become reality at Disneyland Resort Paris with Mickey’s Magical Party!!
English translation of DLRP Press Release by Alain Littaye.
I went to The Magical Music of Walt Disney concert at The Cambridge Corn Exchange this afternoon and had a wonderful time.
The Cambridge Philharmonic Society played a lovely selection of music from many of Disney’s films. The musical journey was narrated by actor David Timson and each peace of music as accompanied with images from the films and Disney animation archives projected on a big screen behind the orchestra.
Here is the play list.
Disney Classics Overture
The Little Mermaid Orchestral Suite
Mary Poppins Fantasy
Beauty and the Beast
Rescuers Down Under
Disney’s Aladdin Orchestral Suite
Hunchback of Norte Dame Suite
The Lion King Suite
Finally there was an encore of a sing along to “It’s a Small World” with images from the ride and the words projected on the big screen.
Broadcast: 26 December 2008
BBC Radio 2 brings a galaxy of Broadway and West End stars to London for a unique concert event celebrating The Music of Disney.
Heather Headley, Ashley Brown, Drew Sarich, Adam Pascal and Tituss Burgess will be joined by West End stars Maria Friedman and London’s current ‘Zorro’, Matt Rawle, plus the current cast of The Lion King for a dazzling evening of musical magic.
The concert willl feature classics from ‘Pinocchio’, ‘Mary Poppins’, ‘Fantasia’, ‘Jungle Book’ ‘Lady and the Tramp’; ‘Toy Story’, ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’, ‘Lion King’, ‘Aladdin’, ‘Cinderella’, ‘Snow White’, ‘Tarzan’, ‘Sleeping Beauty’, ‘Enchanted’ and ‘High School The Musical’ . Among the songs: ‘The Circle of Life’, ‘The Bare Necessities’; ‘Under the Sea’; A Whole New World; ‘Once Upon A Dream’ ‘You’ll Be In My Heart’, ‘He’s A Tramp; Beauty and the Beast; and of course ‘When You Wish Upon A Star’ ….
Ticket prices are: £52.00, £46.50, £34.00, Standing £17.50 (No Additional Booking Charges)
For information on how to buy tickets please call Ticketmaster on 0844 412 1742.
- Steamboat Willie
- La Petite Sir ne/The Little Mermaid
- Mickey Globe Trotter
- Mary Lou
- Phantom Manor Medley
- Yellow Rose Of Texas
- Yo Ho (A Pirate’s Life For Me)
- Pays Du Merveilleux
- It’s A Small World
- Baroque Hoedown
- Euro Disneyland Feel The Magic
- Dancin’ (A Catchy Rhythm)
- All Around The World
- Just Like We Dreamed It
- La-Di-Da Carnaval
- Proud Lights
- Fantasia In The Sky
- Les Feux De La F e Clochette
You can see these life sized Pixar stars at the following pit stops:
23rd July – 3rd August
The British International Motor Show at London’s ExCel
Toys R Us Oldbury, Wolverhampton Road, Oldbury, Warley, West Midlands, B69 4RJ
Toys R Us Reading, Kenavon Drive, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 3DH
9th – 10th August
Toys R Us Brent Cross, Tilling Road, Brent Cross, London, NW2 1LW
For more information about the tour and other live Disney events visit the offical Disney live website.