Tag Archives: James Cameron

Does Disney Own Avatar?

TPU reader Jim wrote in to ask, “We all know Avatar at Animal Kingdom is behind schedule, but why did Disney decide to make four more sequels to a movie that many people have already forgotten about? Will the sequels be represented in the park?” Here’s the thing… Disney does not own the Avatar movie,

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Backstage at Toruk The First Flight – Cirque du Soleil’s Newest Arena Show

  I got to spend 2016’s Saint Patrick’s Day touring the backstage areas of Toruk – The First Flight, a new Cirque du Soleil arena show currently in Tampa. The show takes between 12 and 14 hours to unload from the trucks and assemble inside the arenas. We got an exclusive sneak peak at many

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Avatar Cirque du Soleil show headed to Central Florida March 17-20: Toruk – The First Flight

Looking for something unique to do in Central Florida you’ll be talking about for weeks? James Cameron and the creative team behind “Avatar,” the highest grossing movie of all time, has combined forces with Cirque du Soleil and created a unique arena show headed to Tampa on Thursday, March 17. We have been following Toruk

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Avatar Inspired Cirque du Soleil Show Opens November 12

Theme park fans have been skeptical about what a brand like “Avatar” would look like once opened at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. We still have a few years to wait and find out, however, I think a solid litmus test will be to see how Toruk – The First Flight sells tickets when it starts touring North

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Cirque du Soleil Gives Details on Avatar Show : TORUK – The First Flight

Cirque du Soleil announced the name of its 37th show based on James Cameron’s “Avatar”: TORUK – The First Flight. The live arena tour begins November 2015 and tickets go on sale to Cirque Club members on April 30th. According to the Cirque website, “The First Flight, inspired by James Cameron’s AVATAR, a live experience

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