'Disney Junior' tour comes to i wireless Oct. 18


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Originally Posted Online: May 15, 2013, 6:47 pm
Last Updated: May 15, 2013, 7:27 pm
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By Jonathan Turner, jturner@qconline.com

The "Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate and Princess Adventure" will stop at Moline's i Wireless Center on Friday, Oct. 18 at 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Featuring characters from the Disney Junior TV hits "Sofia the First" and "Jake and the Never Land Pirates," this new production launches a 90-city national tour in July.

Tickets for the Moline performances ($15, $20, $33, $47) go on sale May 28 at the arena box office, 800-745-3000, and ticketmaster.com.

Characters include Mickey and Minnie, Jake the pirate, Sofia the little princess and Doc McStuffins.

In 2012, "Doc McStuffins" and "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" ranked as cable TV's Top 2 series for kids ages 2-5, reaching 46.7 million and 36.5 million unique total viewers, respectively, throughout the year.

"Sofia the First" is cable TV's number-one series year to date among kids 2 to 5, and the top preschool cable TV series in total viewers and women 18-49.

For more information, visit disneyjuniorlive.com.





















 




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