The new American Idol attraction at Disney's Hollywood Studios is now in the middle of play testing. Although not open to the public yet, this suggests that the show is progressing nicely towards its opening date, set at February 14th 2009
Meanwhile, Annual Pass holders can get special previews of this attraction
Passholders can sign up now for the February 5 – 8, 2009 previews of The American Idol Experience at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Passholders should visit the www.disneyworld.com site to sign up.
"Be among the first to experience this exhilarating, new attraction that features the glitz and glamour of the hit television series' stunning set, and gives you an opportunity to experience the thrill as if really at the show!
There is limited availability, so sign up today and choose whether to:
- watch one of the live shows
- audition for the opportunity to perform at one of the live shows
Dates: February 5 – 8, 2009
Time: Show will last approximately 30 minutes
Location: The American Idol Experience at Disney's Hollywood Studios
* Event is only for Passholders.
* Passholders need to sign up for the event, due to limited capacity.
* Winners will not receive dream tickets during the Passholder previews.
* Passholders who make it to perform on stage will be able to have up to seven family members in the audience.
* Passholders who make it to perform on stage will be able to have up to seven family members in the audience. Family members in the audience must have a valid Passholder ID.
* Check-in begins one hour prior to event, but Passholders must be checked-in 30 minutes prior to event.
* It is requested that Passholders who are booked for the event and cannot go for any reason should go to the website and cancel their reserved space to give opportunity to other Passholders to book the openspace.
* Passholders should periodically check on the website to see if space has opened up to reserve their preferred time.
* Passholders that audition but are not selected to perform will be able to attend one of the shows on the day that they audition with one Guest. Each Guest must have a valid Passholder ID. "