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Did Disney World forget to list these two nighttime shows?

Did Disney World forget to list these two nighttime shows?


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So many entertainment options are returning, but we didn’t accept any to go away. Did Disney World forget to list these two nighttime shows or are they being pulled?

Nighttime Entertainment

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It was a long year without nighttime entertainment at Disney World. Fireworks returned to Magic Kingdom and Epcot in July with Happily Ever After and Epcot Forever. In October, the new shows debuted. It is nice to enjoy the parks in the evening and end the night with a show.

Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom did not have any entertainment even after fireworks returned in July. A daytime show, KiteTails, debuted at Animal Kingdom in October. This left the park without a nighttime show.

Fantasmic! is set to return next year. In the meantime we are enjoying Disney Movie Magic and Wonderful World of Animation.

However, it appears these two shows may be disappearing.

Disney Movie Magic

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Disney describes this show as:

Fall in love all over again with unforgettable characters and cherished stories. After the sun sets, a compilation of favorites flickers across the iconic façade of Grauman’s Chinese Theatre at the park.

During this 10-minute treat you’ll enjoy memorable scenes from Indiana Jones and the Pirates of the Caribbean series, plus many more. Be swept away all over again!

Wonderful World of Animation

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From the Disney website:

This excitement-packed projection show will take you on an incredible journey through more than 90 years of Disney and Pixar animation.

Watch in wonder as the façade of the Chinese Theatre is magically transformed—displaying this stirring tribute to animation. Behold spectacular sequences celebrating themes like magic, family, adventure, romance and friendship. Each theme is brought to life through unforgettable moments from beloved films—like Sleeping Beauty, The Incredibles, Coco and many more.

Of course, since we can never lose sight of the fact that it was all started with a mouse, the show fittingly begins and ends with the one-and-only Mickey.

No Longer Showing?

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Last week I was making my final Character Locator plans and was reading the description of Disney Movie Magic on the Disney website. I noticed that there were no showtimes available beginning December 1.

Today, the Wonderful World of Animation also shows no showtimes beginning December 1. That’s tomorrow! Disney Movie Magic returned earlier this fall and Wonderful World of Animation only returned earlier this month! Did Disney just forget to update the showtimes? Or, are they planning to pull them from the line up?

This would leave no nighttime entertainment at Hollywood Studios, and we have a busy holiday season quickly approaching. We will be sure to update when we find out!

What do you think? Is this a case of forgetfulness or are these two shows gone? Join the conversation in the comments below and on Facebook.

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