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Two new Beauty and the Beast trailers

We’re just 10 days, at least as of this writing, away from the wide opening of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. If you’re on the fence about buying tickets, Disney hopes two new teaser trailers will tempt you to be their guest The first new… Read More »Two new Beauty and the Beast trailers

Be Our Guest evacuated after smoke reported, possible fire

Guests were evacuated from the Beauty and the Beast themed Be Our Guest restaurant at the Magic Kingdom earlier tonight. Twitter user Brian Carey captured the moment on video: https://twitter.com/BrianCarey_/status/765316899525816320 Although some reported smelling smoke, it turns out it was just a false alarm and… Read More »Be Our Guest evacuated after smoke reported, possible fire

Food Network Magical Disney Vacation Special Debuts January 24

If you’re planning a Magical Disney vacation, chances are you’ve been salivating over what dining reservations to make to complete the experience. Food Network host Jeff Mauro and his family recently picked a few of their favorites and journeyed to Walt Disney World for a… Read More »Food Network Magical Disney Vacation Special Debuts January 24

Beast's Rose in the west wing of Be Our Guest

Magical Transformation in the West Wing at Be Our Guest Restaurant

Beast's Rose in the west wing of Be Our Guest

Beast’s Rose in the west wing of Be Our Guest

Over the weekend a few guests were allowed in among the cast member previews of New Fantasyland and I managed to grab this video of the magical transformation that occurs in the mysterious West Wing of the Beauty & The Beast themed Be Our Guest restaurant. The time to pay attention is when a thunderstorm rolls in, first the rose drops a petal, then the prince’s portrait flashes to include the beast during a a bolt of lightning.

Sorry for the shakey bits there. Neither effect is all that special technology wise, but when placed within the room straight out of the movie, albeit set up for dining, the feeling is magical.

A few more photos of The West Wing below the jump:

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