Epcot International Festival of the Arts brings Broadway Stars to Walt Disney World

Dec 23, 2016 in "Epcot International Festival of the Arts"

Disney Theatrical Productions will bring a showcase of favorite music and Broadway talent to the America Gardens Theatre stage as part of Epcot International Festival of the Arts.


Beginning January 13 2017, the event will take place on each weekend for 6 weeks, through to February 20 2017. Here is the line-up of Broadway talent scheduled to appear:

  • Jan. 13-16 and 20-23 2017: Ashley Brown and Josh Strickland performing songs from: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Tarzan, Mary Poppins and The Little Mermaid.

  • Jan. 27-30 and Feb. 3-6 2017: Kerry Butler and Kevin Massey performing songs from Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Tarzan, Newsies and Aladdin.

  • Feb. 10-13 and 17-20 2017: Kissy Simmons and Alton Fitzgerald White performing songs from Disney’s The Lion King, Aida, Aladdin and The Little Mermaid.

Performances will be 5:30pm, 6:45pm and 8pm Friday through Monday of each festival weekend.

Elsewhere in Epcot, Future World Plaza will also be filled with a variety of other visual and live performances including Epcot Living Statues, performances by Central Florida high schools and acclaimed university and college talent appearing through a partnership with Disney Performing Arts. Epcot’s American Music Machine will perform on the Future World Fountain Stage.

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Article Posted: Dec 23, 2016 / 1:27pm EST