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Trip Planning Update: Genie+ Adding Four New Character Sightings

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It appears that four new “Character Sighting” will be added to Walt Disney World’s Genie+ this week! According to reporter Scott Gustin, Disney World’s modified character interactions being given their own Lightning Lane entrance include: Magic Kingdom: – Mickey (Town Square Theater) – Cinderella and a visiting Princess (Fairytale Hall) – Tiana and a visiting Princess (Fairytale Hall) DHS: – ...

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Broadway’s ‘Aladdin’ Cast Honors Educators in a Unique Singalong

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Broadway fans or musical theater fans are probably already familiar with the Disney Broadway shows Frozen, The Lion King, and Aladdin, which are all based on their respective animated Disney movies. Ever since the Broadway shows made their emotionally-moving returns to the stage after the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the shows have continued to face COVID-19 obstacles like canceled performances due to positive ...

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Additional Attractions to Be Included in Genie+ for a Limited Time

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If you are still figuring out how to best use Genie+ and Lightning Lane at the Walt Disney World Resort, we hear you! Getting used to this new service included in the My Disney Experience app is certainly a learning curve, especially where some attractions are included in the cost of Genie+ and others are separate in the pay-per-ride Lightning ...

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Price Increases Take Effect for Individual Lightning Lane Attractions

With the recent launch of Disney Genie and Lightning Lane, we have been closely following the new programs to see how they worked and whether or not they seemed worth it for most Guests. Opinions on Disney Genie, and particularly Lightning Lane, so far have been mixed with some Guests seeing the value in purchasing a way to bypass long ...

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Reduced Pricing Debuts for Premier Access Attractions at Disneyland Paris

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Prior to the announcement of Lightning Lane coming to the Walt Disney World Resort, Guests at Disneyland Paris saw the launch of similar pay per attraction prices in the European park’s Premier Access mobile app. Guests stateside immediately expressed concern over what a paid FastPass-like system could look like at Walt Disney World given how Premier Access was set up ...

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BREAKING: COVID Cases Close Down Broadway’s Aladdin Again

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Earlier this week, the cast of Disney’s Aladdin was finally back on stage for the musical’s opening night on Broadway. The Lion King, Aladdin, and Frozen were all making joyful returns, and the casts’ members all expressed their excitement in an interview with D23 earlier this September. There was even a unique and emotional performance on The View Wednesday morning, ...

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Broadway’s New Aladdin and Jasmine Release a Teaser of Their Famous Duet

Disney is finally back on Broadway (with three shows: Frozen, The Lion King, and Aladdin), and Disney’s Aladdin cast have just released a beautiful rendition of “A Whole New World” as a teaser for audiences coming to see the Broadway production! Since the lead couple is being played by newcomers Michael Maliakel (as Aladdin) and Shoba Narayan (as Princess Jasmine), ...

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Disney Is Back On Broadway

It’s been eighteen months, but Broadway is finally open again, and Disney fans can return to New York to see “The Lion King”, “Aladdin”, and “Frozen”! “The Lion King” can be seen at the Minskoff Theatre starting this week, while “Aladdin” is opening on September 28th at the New Amsterdam Theatre and “Frozen” is already running at Shea’s Buffalo Theatre ...

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