WILKES-BARRE â?? Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and their friends from Disney's Mulan, The Lion King and Pinocchio, and Disney/Pixar's Finding Nemo, The Incredibles and Toy Story, will take to the ice for a grand celebration in Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic.
This fanfare production features more than 60 Disney stars that span the decades, a sing-along score of award-winning Disney music, elaborate sets and more. The celebration comes to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre from Jan. 16-21.
With Mickey and Minnie leading the fun, audiences can enjoy production numbers choreographed by Emmy Award-winner Sarah Kawahara. Kawahara previously worked with Michelle Kwan and choreographed the skating segment for the Opening Ceremonies of the 2002 Winter Olympics.
Complementing Kawahara's skate sequences are the memorable tunes compiled by music directors Art Kempel and Stan Beard that bring the memories of Disney to life on ice. Scenic Designer David Potts and Lighting Designer LeRoy Bennett create the mood and settings that showcase extraordinary Disney moments.
Tickets cost $25-$55 and are available at the Pennstar Box Office at Mohegan Sun Arena, online at www.ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 800.745.3000. Opening night tickets are $15.50. Additional fees may apply. Show times are January 16, 17, and 18 at 7 p.m., January 19 at 11 a.m., and 3 and 7 p.m., January 20 at 1 and 5 p.m., and January 21 at 1 p.m.