Newly Revamped Mickey’s PhilharMagic Experiencing Technical Difficulties

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It seems as though the recently revamped Mickey PhilharMagic at Magic Kingdom is experiencing some technical difficulties just as the holiday crowds pour in.

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In case you are not familiar with Mickey’s PhilharMagic, it is an incredible 3D adventure that stars some of our favorite classic Disney characters including Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck as they get ready to put on an incredible orchestra. However, Donald decides to put on Mickey’s sorcerer hat and things get a little out of hand.

Donald ends up going through some of the most beloved Disney animated films as he finds himself stuck right in the middle of some Disney classic song scenes. These include “Be Our Guest” from Beauty and the Beast, “A Whole New World” from Aladdin, “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King” from The Lion King, “Part of Your World” from The Little Mermaid, and more.

And just recently, Mickey’s PhilharMagic underwent a refurbishment as Disney added a brand-new scene featuring Disney Pixar’s Coco to the show. However, just weeks after the big reveal of the new scene, it seems as though the show is experiencing some technical difficulties as its been down at Magic Kingdom since Park opening.

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According to WDW Stats on Twitter, Mickey’s PhilharMagic has been closed since 8:00 a.m. this morning:

Mickey’s PhilharMagic has been temporarily interrupted. On average, an interruption takes 30 minutes. http://wdwst.at/detail/80010170 #MagicKingdom #WDW #WaltDisneyWorld #DisneyWorld

The My Disney Experience app is still showing the attraction as temporarily closed as of 10:09 a.m., which you can see in the screenshot below.

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Credit: Screenshot via My Disney Experience

At this time we are unsure of what is causing the technical difficulties at Mickey’s PhilharMagic, but Inside the Magic will update you as we get information.

More on Mickey’s PhilharMagic

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Walt Disney World describes this attraction as:

An Animated 3D Experience

Put on your 3D “opera glasses” and take a seat in the Concert Hall in front of the 150-foot-wide, 180-degree seamless wraparound screen.

As the lights dim, we find Donald Duck fast asleep. When he dons Mickey’s Sorcerer’s Hat and decides to try his hand at conducting the concert, he’s suddenly plunged into a 3D dream world of classic Disney animated musical sequences.

Classic Songs

Experience “Be Our Guest” from Beauty and the Beast, “Part of Your World” from The Little Mermaid, “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King” from The Lion King and “You Can Fly” from Peter Pan—plus many more—presented for the first time in stunning 3D.

Some Very Special Effects

Mickey’s PhilharMagic features child-friendly, in-house special effects throughout the presentation. These effects, created to further immerse you in the adventure, include light splashes of water and other surprises.

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Are you visiting Magic Kingdom today? Do you know why Mickey’s PhilharMagic is closed? Let us know in the comments below.

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