A revered actor, director and producer, Blair Underwood introduced a little bit of Hollywood panache to Walt Disney World Holidays final week as one of many smartly-known particular person narrators participating in this yr’s “Candlelight Processional,” half of the Epcot Global Festival of the Holidays.
A outdated of the tournament – and a fan current – Underwood has participated within the “Candlelight Processional” on and off for the length of the final two decades.
The Disney Parks Weblog caught up with him for the length of some down time earlier than a performance the put he shared thoughts on why he loves the tournament so principal and how his household celebrates while they are at Walt Disney World Resort.
Epcot Global Festival of the Holidays
Holiday traditions from spherical the field advance to existence at Epcot Global Festival of the Holidays, featuring the fresh Holiday Cookie Stroll and fresh food and beverage at Holiday Kitchens. Through Dec. 30, Epcot brims with vacation magic, as guests will be ready to sample worldwide seasonal delicacies, enjoyment of dwell leisure, and revel in festive decor.
Mates look a festival like no other, featuring the joyous vacation traditions of our 11 World Showcase nations. Epcot Global Festival of the Holidays surrounds you within the wondrous sights, sounds and flavors of the season, as smartly-known by cultures approach and much.
Mates also bask in some of the most palatable vacation dishes from across the globe at Thirteen uniqueness kitchens dwelling spherical World Showcase. Novel items this yr encompass shaded woodland roulade with cherry whipped cream on the Bavaria Holiday Kitchen within the Germany Pavilion and sofrito-marinated beef with candy plantains and olives on the Feast of the Three Kings Holiday Kitchen.
At the “Candlelight Processional,” the story of Christmas is powerfully told by a smartly-known particular person narrator accompanied by a fleshy choir and a 50-portion orchestra in a performance that conjures up pleasure and vacation spirit. Novel narrators this yr encompass the say of Moana, Auli’i Cravalho and Joey Fatone. Returning favorites encompass Pat Sajak, Cal Ripken Jr. and say of Ariel, Jodi Benson.
Mates can add more magic to their vacation celebrations with a delectable breakfast, lunch or dinner followed by reserved seating at a performance of the “Candlelight Processional.” Dining choices encompass some of the tastiest inspiring locations in Epcot and the adjoining Disney’s BoardWalk Resort and Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club Inns. Restricted dates for the Candlelight Dining Packages are easy accessible; please consult with www.Epcotholidays.com for more records or c