Disney Cruise Line Entertainment Brings Beloved Disney Characters to Life

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CELEBRATION, Fla. – From Broadway-style shows to adventurous deck parties, Disney Cruise Line offers a full itinerary of exciting entertainment for guests to enjoy on every sailing.

“As part of the Disney Cruise Line experience, our guests have told us that they love seeing beloved Disney stories come to life onstage,” said Jim Urry, vice president of entertainment for Disney Cruise Line.

On the Disney Magic and Disney Wonder, entertainment abounds with live shows, deck parties, character meet-and-greets, movies and much more …

It’s Show Time

The whole family will be dazzled by brilliant Broadway-style productions in the magnificent   977-seat Walt Disney Theatre. Extraordinary singing, dancing, costumes, special effects, Disney characters and moments of sheer magic delight guests of all ages.

“Frozen, A Musical Spectacular” (Disney Wonder)

“Frozen, A Musical Spectacular” follows the captivating adventure of royal sisters Anna and Elsa as they embark on a journey to discover the meaning of sisterhood, inner strength and true love.

“Tangled: The Musical” (Disney Magic)

“Tangled: The Musical” is the first-ever stage adaptation of the beloved animated film. It follows the thrilling adventure of Rapunzel and Flynn Rider as they face ruffians, thugs and a budding romance on an exhilarating journey of self-discovery.

“Disney Dreams…An Enchanted Classic” (Disney Magic and Disney Wonder)

“Disney Dreams…An Enchanted Classic,” is a signature Disney Cruise Line show that tells a bedtime story featuring Peter Pan, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, Cinderella, Ariel, Timon and Pumbaa and many other popular Disney characters who together teach a young girl the power of her dreams.

“Twice Charmed: An Original Twist on the Cinderella Story” (Disney Magic)

“Twice Charmed” immerses the audience in a story that begins where the original ended and features Cinderella, Prince Charming and other favorites from the original fairy tale classic.

“The Golden Mickeys” (Disney Wonder)

“The Golden Mickeys” celebrates the musical heritage of Disney animated films, immersing guests in all the glamour and excitement of a Hollywood awards gala.

“All Aboard: Let the Magic Begin” (Disney Magic and Disney Wonder)

”All Aboard: Let the Magic Begin” features a variety of acts, musical performances and a cavalcade of Disney characters in this story that invites guests to sit back and be our guest for a fun-filled week.

“Remember the Magic: A Final Farewell” (Disney Magic and Disney Wonder)

“Remember the Magic: A Final Farewell,” brings guests together on the final night of their cruise to for a colorful, musical finale to their Disney Cruise Line vacation.

Party on Deck

In addition to nightly stage productions, Disney Cruise Line brings the upper decks of the Disney Magic and Disney Wonder to life with incredible live entertainment.

The fun begins with “Adventures Away,” a “welcome aboard” show on embarkation day. The party is dance-along, sing-along fun for the whole family.  Captain Mickey Mouse, First Mate Minnie Mouse and other Disney characters decked out in their seafaring finest lead the fun. The show is a celebration of the fun aboard a Disney cruise, building to the exciting sounding of the ship’s horn that signals the beginning of an incredible voyage.

On one night during each cruise, guests are encouraged to don their eye patches, swarthy swaggers and “pirate finest” for the adventurously themed deck party, Pirates IN the Caribbean. With stunt performers repelling from atop the funnel, an epic battle at sea ensues as the good guys take on the villains. Characters such as Captain Hook, Mr. Smee, Captain Mickey, Minnie and Goofy join guests for a raucous good time, complete with music, dancing and a spectacular grand finale—fireworks at sea like only Disney can do!

Characters, Movies and More

Opportunities to meet Disney characters for photos and autographs occur throughout each cruise, during scheduled appearances and other intimate and spontaneous character moments.

The Walt Disney Theatre and Buena Vista Theatre host first-run Disney film premieres, debuting films at sea the dame day they are released on land.  Both state-of-the-art theaters feature digital 3-D, bringing a whole new dimension of cinematic entertainment to the high seas.

Funnel Vision, a jumbo LED screen on Deck 9, shows movies and major sporting events, and enhances outdoor entertainment and deck parties by the Goofy family pool area.

Topping off each cruise, characters and performers bid a final farewell at “Till We Meet Again” in the atrium lobby. It’s the Disney pixie-dusted kiss goodnight for every cruise.

To learn more about Disney Cruise Line or to book a vacation, visit disneycruise.com, call Disney Cruise Line at 888-325-2500 or contact a travel agent.