Just a reminder that the Gala Premiere for Disney’s American Idol Experience is today. Good Morning America will be broadcasting live this morning. A 4:30pm motorcade with many celebrities (see list) from American Idol’s previous years and a press event make up the rest of… Read More »American Idol Experience Event Today
The official opening date for Disney’s American Idol Experience is February 14th, but a gala Grand Opening will be held on February 12th. There will be a motorcade showcasing Celebrities that Guests in the park can see, there there will be a private party to… Read More »American Idol Experience Grand Opening Celebrity List
I was sworn to secrecy, but now that the secret is out, I feel fine sharing that on February 12th fans of American Idol should get themselves to Disney’s Hollywood Studio for the largest ever gathering of prior Idol winners and finalists. There will be… Read More »American Idol Experience to welcome prior Idol stars
The American Idol Experience isn’t Disney’s first interaction with American Idol. Many former winners and contestants of the American Idol television show have visited Walt Disney World over the years and now Disney has put together a gallery of photos taken during those visits. There… Read More »Gallery of former American Idol winners and contestants at Walt Disney World
Last year’s American Idol runner-up David Archuleta has a few suggestions for those interested in making their audition for Disney’s American Idol Experience the best it can be. Look for the attraction’s official opening on February 14th at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Orlando, FL. However,… Read More »David Archuleta talks American Idol Experience
Here’s a timelapse video documenting the construction of The American Idol Experience stage and theater. I love these backstage looks at how the magic is made. (video courtesy Walt Disney World)
The set of The American Idol Experience.
I knew The American Idol Experience is in previews and I heard via a twitter from someone who had auditioned and made it into the 2pm show that there would be shows on Saturday, so I drove out to the Disney’s Hollywood Studios to sit in on three Saturday afternoon shows. I’m glad I did.
There is much to be happy with about the attraction, and, as always, a few rough edges that need to be cleaned up. But, hey, that’s what Soft Openings are for. Right?
One of the things I’m most looking forward to for the American Idol Experience is how the past stars of the television show are worked into the attraction. As we roll up to the grand opening date of February 14th, Disney has been leaking out… Read More »Syesha Mercado talks The American Idol Experience