The Disney 100 Years of Wonder celebration is underway, and the centerpiece of the fun at Disney California Adventure is “World of Color – ONE,” which debuted tonight. Watch the full show in the video below, or read on for our full report!
The show features moments from across Disney’s varied franchises. It tells new story of how a single action, like a drop of water, creates a ripple that can grow into a wave of change.
Pocahontas shows her adventurous side in one moment.
Mirabel and the Casita are featured in the “Encanto” segment.
Linguini and Remy from “Ratatouille” get a brief nod.
Joe Gardner leads a spirited music lesson in the segment themed to “Soul.” This was previewed in a recent video on Instagram.
“Coco” also gets to seize its moment.
We also head to a galaxy far, far away in the “Star Wars” segment, which shows clips from the films as well as the Disney+ series “The Mandalorian.”
We see Moana and her relationship with the ocean during the show, including an encounter with Te Ka.
The Avengers assemble in a scene which features the portals that reunite the superhero team in “Avengers: Endgame.” This marks the first time Disney animation, “Star Wars,” and Marvel Studios have been featured together in the same Disneyland Resort nighttime spectacular.
Finally, all of these stories come together in the show’s grand finale.
The musical score is comprised of 18 different compositions, including the new and original song “Start a Wave,” written by GRAMMY-nominated artist Cody Fry and featuring lead vocals by Loren Allred. The show utilizes virtual queuing, though it isn’t required to see the show
Over at the Disneyland Resort, Disney animation is celebrated in “Wondrous Journeys,” which features projection mapping and fireworks.
Which part of “World of Color – ONE” do you love the most? Let us know in the comments!