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RIYADH: Disney on Ice has returned to Riyadh as part of this year’s Riyadh Calendar events. The entertainment company’s “100 Years of Wonder” show will run at Boulevard Riyadh City until Sept. 20.

The show — celebrating the 100th anniversary of the company’s founding by brothers Walt and Roy Disney — features beloved characters from several of Disney’s classic movies, including “Moana,” “Aladdin,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “The Little Mermaid,” “Tangled,” “The Princess and the Frog,” “Cinderella,” and “Sleeping Beauty.”

Morgan Johnson, one of the performers, said: “I just hope everyone has a great time. I love skating. I love performing. So, to bring the magic here to Saudi Arabia is really exciting. It’s my first time over here in the Middle East, so I’m excited for a great time and I hope everyone enjoys it.”

The fantasy show, which features special effects, creative lighting, and beautiful costumes, is a collaboration between producers Feld Entertainment and the General Entertainment Authority.

Over 10 million visitors have attended Riyadh Calendar events this year so far. According to GEA chairman Turki Al-Sheikh, feedback has been positive, particularly regarding the wide range of activities and events on offer.

Riyadh Calendar attracts foreign investment to Saudi Arabia’s burgeoning entertainment sector and helps to create new job opportunities.

Boulevard Riyadh City is fast becoming Riyadh’s entertainment hub, providing visitors with numerous options for shopping, dining, gaming and live performances.

Visit enjoy.sa for more information on Riyadh Calendar and to buy tickets.