Moran Theater At Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts | Jacksonville, Florida
No visit to Jacksonville is complete without checking out the Moran Theater At Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts, especially on Sunday 28th April 2024 when Frozen the Musical hits the stage. This Sunday night will explode as guests from all over Florida and afar will flood to the Moran Theater At Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts. Loosely based on the Hans Christian Andersen story “The Snow Queen”, Frozen has been putting up box office numbers of the sort Walt Disney Animation Studios hasn't seen since the illustrious age of the early 1990s. Disney's last animated musical, 2010's Tangled, did well, but as Fortune noted, Frozen already has blowing it’s box office records out of the water. This is the only spot in Jacksonville that is absolutely perfect for Frozen - The Musical and you'll see why when you join everyone this Sunday.
The musical adaptation of Frozen made its debut as one of the highly awaited family-friendly theatrical productions. Based on the highly lauded 2013 Disney animated movie Frozen, which garnered extensive praise, Frozen the Musical was formally introduced by Disney's Chairman Bob Iger in collaboration with Disney Theatrical Productions, on January 13, 2014. The process of bringing the musical to life included a pre-Broadway preview in Denver from August 17 to October 1, 2017. Broadway was graced with the musical’s presence as previews commenced on February 22, 2018, at the iconic St. James Theatre, followed by its grand debut on March 22, 2018. The production crew saw this endeavor as a chance to delve deeper into the roles' origins and motivations. Consequently, a few dynamic action moments from the original film were trimmed, providing more time to center on the emotional challenges of the individuals. As a result, the musical boasts a runtime of roughly twenty minutes longer than its cinematic original.
The Guardian, in its coverage of the musical, praised its merits, stating, “It evolves into a uniquely magical creation, featuring ingenious concepts and even a few newly crafted songs (among which stands out a bold and comedic number, emerging unexpectedly to satirize the Scandinavian concept of hygge, as unclothed characters conga out of a sauna). Beyond the consistently exceptional vocal performances and the impressive stagecraft, what truly surprises is the genuine emotional resonance in the portrayal of the profound bond between the two tormented sisters.”
The enduring tale of two princesses from Arendale continues to enthrall audiences. The narrative, which perfectly portrays the bond between sisters as they undertake a journey of self-discovery, is both universally relevant and deeply heartwarming. With that said, Frozen the Musical guarantees a not-to-be-missed experience for people of all ages this spring. Whether you're familiar with the original film or not, this captivating journey into a magical winter realm will leave you in awe. FROZEN THE MUSICAL is making its way Jacksonville, Florida for an anticipated run. Be in attendance the unbreakable bond of two sisters at the Moran Theater At Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday 28th April 2024! The musical offers enjoyment for audiences of all ages, so bring your entire family to experience the enchantment of this wondrous Disney adaptation. Reserve your tickets for Frozen the Musical right now!