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Whoopi Goldberg Named a Disney Legend at D23 Expo

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THE ONE AND ONLY LEGOT RECIPIENT! Whoopi Goldberg is one of a very elite group of artists who is an EGOT, which is an acronym for a person who’s won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony. She has won Emmys (as host of AMC’s “Beyond Tara — The Extraordinary Life of Hattie McDaniel,” and a … Continue reading "Whoopi Goldberg Named a Disney Legend at D23 Expo"
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Whoopi Goldberg with Minnie Mouse at Epcot – Dec. 19, 2009

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Emmy, Grammy, Tony, Golden Globe, NAACP Image and Academy award-winning actress and TV personality Whoopi Goldberg poses Dec. 19, 2009 with Minnie Mouse at Epcot. Goldberg, also a co-host on ABC’s “The View,” was at Epcot to be the featured celebrity narrator in the Candlelight Processional, a Disney Parks holiday tradition which combines a retelling … Continue reading "Whoopi Goldberg with Minnie Mouse at Epcot – Dec. 19, 2009"
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ABC’s ‘The View’ Comes to Walt Disney World Resort March 6-10

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The co-hosts of the television show "The View" -- Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Sara Haines, Jedediah Bila and Sunny Hostin -- will broadcast from Disney's Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort this March 6-10 (11 a.m.-12 p.m. ET). You can enter "The View"'s "Magic Is Endless" Sweepstakes presented by American Tourister, to win a grand-prize package including a trip for up to four guests to Walt Disney World Resort, attend the taping of "The View" at Disney's Animal Kingdom and receive a $500 Disney gift card.
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Whoopi Goldberg at the Epcot Candlelight Processional

Additional Candlelight Processional Narrators Announced!

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Disney has announced several additional celebrity narrators for Epcot's 2019 Candlelight Processional. Joining the previously announced presenters are four newcomers to the annual event, which is a reading of the Nativity story accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and choir: Helen Hunt (Oscar-winner for "As Good As It Gets"), Auli'i Cravalho ("Moana"), Alfonso Ribeiro ("Fresh Prince of Bel Air," "Dancing with the Stars"), and Bart Millard (lead singer for the Christian rock band MercyMe).
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Epcot International Festival of the Holidays

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Dates have been announced for the 2018 Epcot International Festival of the Holidays. Starting this November 18 and running through December 30, this festival also includes the Candlelight Processional, which for the first time will open on Thanksgiving Day, November 22. Celebrity narrators for the Candlelight Processional will be announced soon, along with other holiday details.
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Golden Dreams Golden State Bay Area Disney’s California Adventure

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INTRODUCTION The Golden Dreams movie is narrated by Califia, the spirit of California. In a series of short scenes it presents a brief history of the state of California and the people who made it.   ATTRACTION Golden Dreams is presented in a beautiful classic movie theater. On either side of the stage are statues … Continue reading "Golden Dreams Golden State Bay Area Disney’s California Adventure"
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News Around the World

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by Jim Kprkis Disney Historian Feature Article This article appeared in the June 5, 2018 Issue #976 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) Editor's Note: This story/information was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all current rates, information and other details before planning your trip. ©Disney With Independence Day on the horizon, … Continue reading "News Around the World"
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