Disney cuts schedules for popular show after recently adding them

There is so much to enjoy and experience at Walt Disney World Resort.

While guests come for the iconic attractions, world-class Disney shows like Beauty and the Beast Live On Stage, Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular, and A Celebration of the Festival of the Lion King are also must-see experiences during visit. Walt Disney World Resort.

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Hot on the heels of Broadway-style show A Celebration of the Festival of the Lion King adding an eight hour show to each weekday for February and March, it looks like the Disney show will now return to a seven hour show. for several weeks.

According to the official Disney websitethe popular show will reduce schedules beginning Monday, April 25. From now on, the 1:00 p.m. schedule will no longer be available from Sunday to Friday, the times being now at 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. , 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m., except Saturday.

A Lion King Day Celebration
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On Saturday, the show will run another eight times throughout the day, with the 1:00 p.m. show added.

This will continue until Saturday, May 21, when the eighth show will be added permanently for the summer.

While Disney hasn’t confirmed the reason for dropping the eighth show, it looks like it could be bracing for slightly smaller crowd levels through late April and mid-May.

A Lion King Day Celebration
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Just recently, Disney World announced that the Tumble Monkeys, a beloved aerial act and stunt performer from the series, would return this summer.

Disney World official description of A Lion King’s Day Celebration bed:

The Circle of Life – Live on Stage

Join the people of the Pride Lands for a grand gala honoring Simba, the lion cub who would be king.

As the lights go down, listen to the sounds of the African savannah. A kinetic kaleidoscope of color floods the stage as colossal puppets, extravagantly costumed dancers and incredible stilt walkers dazzle the senses.

During spectacular theatrical performances, you’ll relive all the classic songs from The Lion King, including “Hakuna Matata” and “Can You Feel the Love Tonight?” The spectacular finale includes a soaring rendition of “Circle of Life”.

It’s a moving and immersive theatrical experience celebrating music that has touched generations of Disney fans and a festival you’ll want to attend again and again!

lion king party
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There’s so much to see and do at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! You can go to Expedition Everest in Asia (when not being renovated) to visit the terrifying Yeti. Pandora will bring your Avatar dreams to life with Flight of Passage bringing guests into the world of the Na’vi. DINOSAUR is always filled with giant dinosaurs at every turn, and at Kilimanjaro Safaris you can go on a real safari, and if you’re lucky a giraffe might even get in your way! A Lion King Festival celebration is underway, and the show is not to be missed.

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Javier E. Swan