Thursday, December 3, 2009
Disney on Ice in Belgrade
By: Valentina Radulovic
Belgrade, Nov.28, 2009 (Serbia Today) - Disney on Ice’s production ‘Mickey & Minnie’s Amazing Journey’ will be presented in Serbia for the first time at Belgrade Arena on December 4th, 5th and 6th.
‘Mickey & Minnie’s Amazing Journey’ is a touring show produced by Field Entertainment under agreement with the Walt Disney Company. Aimed primarily at children, the shows feature figure skaters dressed as Disney cartoon characters in performances. Each element of the production derives its music and plot from various Disney films and stories. The stars of the show are the Disney characters themselves, while the skaters themselves remain anonymous. The production began in 1981, under the name ‘Walt Disney’s World on Ice’. The name was changed to ‘Disney on Ice’ in 1998.
Disney on Ice currently runs eight productions and touring companies at any given times. The shows have played all over the world.
This show is a collection of scenes from five well loved Disney stories. Mickey, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy loosely tie the proceedings together and start by taking as on a safari in the African Savannah to The Lion King.
The Arena will be filled with music and magic in every scene including an enchanting undersea kingdom with Ariel and Sebastian, a jungle adventure in the African Pride, with Simba and Nala, a Hawaiian luau with Lilo and Stitch and a trip to London with Peter Pan and Tinker Bell.
This show features an international team of award-winning figure skaters, exciting high energy choreography, and a musical score filled familiar Disney hits and rock-and-roll classics the whole family will enjoy. The audience will be entranced as they experience this exciting excursion, one that will fill the arena with magic, music, and the best of all, Mickey and Minnie. And, what is most important, the audience will experience excitement, humor and friendship, as well!