Disney on Ice coming to Moline Nov. 14-17


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Originally Posted Online: Sept. 03, 2013, 11:09 pm
Last Updated: Sept. 04, 2013, 12:32 am
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By Jonathan Turner, jturner@qconline.com

The next Disney on Ice show -- "Passport to Adventure" -- will skate into the iWireless Center Nov. 14 through 17 for seven performances.

The ice spectacular features Disney favorites Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Goofy and Daisy on a journey to the worlds of Disney's "The Lion King," "The Little Mermaid," "Peter Pan" and "Lilo & Stitch."

You can explore the Pride Lands with Simba, Timon and Pumbaa; voyage under the sea with Ariel and all her aquatic friends; tour London with Peter Pan and Wendy, before flying to Never Land; and travel to Hawaii to visit Lilo and Stitch.

"Passport to Adventure" features an international team of award-winning figure skaters, high-energy choreography and a colorful set that captures all four unique worlds, according to a release.

Tickets for Disney On Ice ($16 to $51) are on sale at Ticketmaster.com, the iWireless Center box office, Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster.com and 800-745-3000. To learn more about Disney On Ice, visit disneyonice.com.



















 



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