Tag Archives: Dubai Parks and Resorts

20th Century Fox Dubai Park On Indefinite Hold Due to Oversaturation

The theme park bubble is slowly starting to burst in Dubai. According to an exclusive story with Arabian Business, the CEO of Al Ahli Group who wants to finance 20th Century Fox Dubai, the market is becoming oversaturated.  For those unfamiliar, this park was slated for a potential opening date of 2020 and was to

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Dubai Parks and Resorts Lowers Attendance Expectations and Restructures Debt

Things are still rough for Dubai Parks and Resorts. In a recent financial statement, it seems that while they remain optimistic, the parent company (known as DBXE) has changed their attendance targets for 2018. For those unfamiliar, Dubai Parks and Resorts consists of Legoland Dubai, Bollywood Park and Motiongate Dubai. All of these parks opened

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Alan Menken Writes Official Theme Song for Dubai Parks and Resorts

I’m not sure how Disney purists are going to take this, but Alan Menken just composed a song for a theme park that isn’t Disney. For those unfamiliar with the name, Menken was the mastermind behind the music of “Aladdin,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Pocahontas,” and “Hunchback of Notre Dame.” He has also won 11

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New Video Showing off 3 Theme Parks, Water Parks and More in Dubai

A new video was released showcasing just how massive Dubai Parks and Resorts will be when it fully opens. We have been covering Motiongate Dubai fairly extensively here at Theme Park University, but that only represents a tiny sliver of what they are actually building. Checkout the video below to see what they are doing

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