El Capitan Theatre to Host FROZEN Sing-A-Long, 8/22-9/7
Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre presents a special engagement of Disney's "Frozen" Sing-along version Aug. 22 - Sept. 7, 2014. Each screening will be accompanied by Elsa, live on stage, snow inside the theatre, plus the all-new short "Feast" from Walt Disney Animation Studios.
"The El Capitan Theatre is the place to be for 'Frozen' fans of all ages" said Lylle Breier, senior vice president of worldwide special events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. "Come 'Let It Go' at the El Capitan and celebrate winter in summer this August."
"Pajama Night" screenings will be held on Fridays and Saturdays at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., where El Capitan guests are encouraged to wear their favorite PJs for a slumber party like no other!
For the "Pajama Night" screenings, El Capitan guests can pre-order an "In Summer" Slumber Party Pack for an additional $10, which includes a Ghirardelli frozen cocoa, a "Frozen" fleece blanket and a travel toothbrush.
Showtimes are at 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale now, and available at the El Capitan Theatre (6838 Hollywood Blvd.), online at www.elcapitantickets.com, or by calling 1-800-DISNEY6. Special group rates for parties of 20 or more are available by calling 1-818-845-3110. Showtimes subject to change.
On select dates, El Capitan guests may also enjoy breakfast with Elsa before the 10 a.m. movie. Seating is limited and reservations are required.
"Frozen," which won two Academy Awards (best animated film and best original song with "Let It Go") and a Golden Globe (best animated feature film), is the fifth highest grossing film of all time and the highest grossing animated film earning more than $1.264 billion globally (through June 29, 2014). Released wide domestically on Nov. 27, 2013, "Frozen" posted the No. 1 industry all-time Thanksgiving debut and Walt Disney Animation Studios' biggest opening ever. The film's Feb. 25 digital debut was the biggest digital release (sell-through) ever; it's Blu-ray/DVD release on March 18 was No. 1 on the Nielsen overall disc charts for eight nonconsecutive weeks. The "Frozen" soundtrack is the top-selling album of 2014 and has spent 27 consecutive weeks in the top 5 on the Billboard 200 chart, including 13 nonconsecutive weeks at No. 1. It is certified triple Platinum, selling more than three million units. The "Let It Go" film clip from "Frozen" has been viewed more than 270 million times on YouTube.
Walt Disney Animation Studios, the studio behind "Tangled" and "Wreck-It Ralph," presents "Frozen," a stunning big-screen comedy adventure. Fearless optimist Anna (voice of Kristen Bell) sets off on an epic journey-teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff (voice of Jonathan Groff) and his loyal reindeer Sven-to find her sister Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel), whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf (voice of Josh Gad), Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom. The film is directed by Chris Buck ("Tarzan," "Surf's Up") and Jennifer Lee (screenwriter, "Wreck-It Ralph"), who also wrote the screenplay. It is produced by Peter Del Vecho ("Winnie the Pooh," "The Princess and the Frog"). Featuring original songs from Kristen Anderson-Lopez ("In Transit," "Winnie the Pooh") and Tony winner Robert Lopez ("The Book of Mormon," "Avenue Q"), and an original score by Christophe Beck ("The Muppets," Oscar-winning short "Paperman"), "Frozen" opened in theaters nationwide on Nov. 27, 2013.