Anna and Elsa and the hilarious snowman Olaf from Disney’s Frozen now share their epic journey in Disney On Ice presents Princesses & Heroes.
Entering a world of wonder where heroes and hearts prevail, Tinker Bell guides audiences in Doha to a place where imaginations soar and anything can happen if they just believe. Told through artistic skating and acrobatics, believing is just the beginning in this mesmerising show, where dreamers will witness the magic of eight Disney Princesses; Ariel, Belle, Cinderella, Rapunzel, Tiana, Jasmine, Aurora and Snow White make their wishes come true.
Produced by Feld Entertainment, brought to by the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and its Events Diary OnQatar and organised by Sport & Entertainment Solutions (SES), this collection of celebrated tales opens at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) on 27 to 30 May 2015.
Tickets go on sale 1 April 2015 at all Virgin Megastores and online, starting from QR150, QR250, QR450, VIP QR1,000 and Royal QR2,000. An After School Special show on 28 May 2015 at 3:30 pm. Show-goers will receive a 25% discount on bronze, silver and gold tickets for this show only.
Founder and CEO of SES, Ali Haidary, said this year guests will also enjoy a special appearance in the second act by royal sisters, Anna and Elsa from the Academy Award winning and number one animated feature film of all time, Disney’s Frozen. He said:
Audiences will enter the land of Arendelle and journey up the North Mountains with Olaf and rugged mountain-man Kristoff as they help the sisters along the way in a story full of action, adventure, magic and unforgettable characters. There is something for the whole family. While the new generation will be captivated by Disney’s Frozen, mums and dads will reminisce as Cinderella, Aurora and Snow White search for true happiness.’
To create this thrilling production, producer Kenneth Feld has selected some of the brightest and most creative minds in the industry:
Patty Vincent (Director) – Directed numerous Feld Entertainment ice and stage shows including Disney On Ice presents Frozen, Rockin’ Ever After, Dare to Dream and Treasure Trove; began her career at Feld Entertainment as a skater 31 years ago and has advanced in the company to become the Character Development Director for all touring Disney On Ice productions. In this role, she creates movement that best suits the performers, as well as the animation of the character they portray in each production. Additional credits include co-director of Playhouse Disney Live! and co-director of High School Musical Summer Celebration (stage show).
Cindy Stuart (Choreographer) – Four-time Professional Skaters Association ‘Choreographer of the Year award’ nominee and the 2014 Sonja Henie award nominee; collaborated with Olympic Gold Medalist Robin Cousins on multiple projects; choreographed for US Champion Gracie Gold, US Bronze Medalist Mirai Nagasu, World and Olympic Champions Xue Shen and Hongbo Zhao and Olympic Champions Jamie Salé and David Pelletier; choreographer for several Disney On Ice productions, including Disney On Ice presents Frozen.
Robert Little (Scenic Designer) – Scenic designer for Disney On Ice presents Beauty and the Beast and multiple Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® productions; designed musicals for Utah Festival Opera Theater and Goodspeed Musicals, along with operas for Tri-Cities Opera Company.
Ilona Somogyi (Costume Designer) – Yale faculty member and freelance costume designer; served as associate designer for Broadway’s Spamalot and for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®; worked on productions including Edward Albee’s A Delicate Balance, Sarah Ruhl’s Passion Play, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Ethan Coen’s Almost an Evening and The Opera at Carnegie Hall.
Peter Morse (Lighting Designer) – Disney On Ice veteran who has worked with such talent as Barbra Streisand, Usher, Carrie Underwood, Madonna, Prince, Shania Twain and the Backstreet Boys; worked on multiple TV productions and feature films, won an Emmy® Award for his work on Bette Midler’s HBO Special Diva, Las Vegas.
Stay tuned for more updates on Disney on Ice Doha 2015!