Four Disney movies take to the ice
BY KAYLA PONGRAC
Our Town Correspondent
Disney on Ice is returning to 1st Summit Arena at Cambria County War Memorial this month. The last time a Disney on Ice show was presented at the venue was in 2016.
Show times forDisney on Ice: Worlds of Enchantment are 7 p.m. Jan. 9 and 10; 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Jan. 11; and 1 p.m. Jan. 12 for a total of six performances across a four-day period.
This show will feature beloved characters from the four following Disney/Pixar movies: “Cars,” “The Little Mermaid,” “Toy Story” and “Frozen.”
The characters will be portrayed by an elite group of professional figure-skaters.
Jason Blumenfeld, general manager of 1st Summit Arena at Cambria County War Memorial, said that this show “has something for everyone.”
“The show is a combination of some of the hottest Disney movies, so it appeals to all demographics,” Blumenfeld said. “Even if you may not know all of the Disney characters, just being a fan of figure skating may be enough reason to attend.”
According to a press release, Disney on Ice: Worlds of Enchantment will thread together a narrative that takes Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy “on a captivating adventure to explore four unique and fantastical lands.”
The press release also notes that this is the only Disney on Ice show that brings the world of Radiator Springs to life on ice with “life-size automotive magic.”
Tickets for these shows can be purchased via at all Ticketmaster outlets, including by phone at 1-800-745-3000 and online at www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets can also be purchased in-person at the 1st Summit Arena box office.
“The setting here is very intimate,” Blumenfeld said of the venue. “You are right on top of the action. There are four very popular movies being featured, so it will be hard not to walk away happy from this event. Come out and enjoy a day or night out with the family.”
According to the website, the show’s running time is between one and a half to two hours, and the performance includes a 15-20 minute intermission.