Today at the D23 Expo, Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek announced
that the Town Square Theater at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom will be getting a new look. there would be a new theater in the Magic Kingdom.
The new theater, based on the look of the Willis Wood theater in 1920s Kansas City, will be the home to a new live show.
According to Chapek, “Across Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, we’ve been upping the game in entertainment…This new theater at Walt Disney World continues that streak by bringing a new venue for world-class entertainment to the world’s biggest park.”
Details about the new show will be announced at a later date.
Update: Though we don’t have details or location, we now believe that this will be a new theater in addition to the Town Square Theater.
Source: Disney Parks Blog/D23 Expo
Tom is the host and producer of the DIS Unplugged: Disneyland Edition podcast, plus Disneyland Editor of The DIS. He enjoys traveling with his wife and teenage son. At this point, their favorite destination is Alaska, with a FIFTH cruise there planned for the Summer of 2019. In his spare time he volunteers with Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts, and help found his son's former Cub Scout Pack. His favorite Disneyland attraction is Space Mountain.