DISNEY LIVE! PRESENTS THREE CLASSIC FAIRY TALES

Presented in Southern Illinois by Southern Lights Entertainment

EMBARGOED UNTIL WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2011

Carbondale, IL, July 13, 2011 - SIU's Southern Lights Entertainment brings you a spectacular show for the entire family! Prepare to step into a world of wonder where wishing is only the beginning and dreams really do come true in "Disney Live! presents Three Classic Fairy Tales." An enchanted quest featuring more than 25 Disney characters, this all-new stage production from Feld Entertainmentr, the producers of "Disney On Ice," performs at the SIU Arena in Carbondale, Friday, November 11th.

Join Mickey, Minnie, Donald and Goofy as they take audiences on a captivating journey and magically bring to life three timeless fairy tale adventures. Discover Snow White as she searches for her one true love, Cinderella as she gets ready for her magical night at the ball, and Belle, from Beauty and the Beast, who finds happiness in the most unusual place. Anchored amidst a transforming set, captivating choreography, innovative lighting and breathtaking costumes, this authentically-woven tale of "happily-ever-after" is a heart-warming Disney experience for the entire family.

Bryan Rives, Director of SIU Event Services and Southern Lights Entertainment anticipates large crowds. "We are delighted to offer this high-quality, family-oriented theatrical production at the SIU Arena. "Disney Live!" is a high-quality theatrical show at an extremely affordable price and we hope all the parents with young kids in Southern Illinois take advantage of this opportunity."

Tickets for "Disney Live! presents Three Classic Fairy Tales" are on sale now at SouthernTicketsOnline.com, by phone from Southern Tickets Online at 618-453-6000 and in-person at Southern Tickets Online walk-up locations at Shryock Auditorium and McLeod Theater. Tickets will not be available at the SIU Arena itself until the day of the performaces.

Regular Ticket Prices: $15 & $24. VIP seating also available!
Children 1 year old and over must have a ticket.

Show Times: Friday, November 11, 2011 at 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

For more information about "Disney Live! presents Three Classic Fairy Tales" and a complete list of upcoming Southern Lights Entertainment events, visit: SouthernLightsEntertainment.com.

Southern Lights Entertainment is a program of Southern Illinois University's department of Event Services with marketing support provided by River Radio and The Southern Illinoisan.

To learn more about "Disney Live!," go to www.disneylive.com or visit "Disney Live" on Facebook and YouTube.

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FOR MORE PRESS INFORMATION ON DISNEY LIVE! THREE CLASSIC FAIRY TALES, OR FELD ENTERTAINMENT CONTACT:
BETHANY MASTERS
(816)756-2338
bmasters@feldinc.com


About Feld Entertainment

Feld Entertainment is the worldwide leader in producing and presenting live touring family entertainment experiences that lift the human spirit and create indelible memories, with 30 million people in attendance at its shows each year. Feld Entertainment's productions have appeared in more than 70 countries on six continents and include Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Baileyr, Feld Motor Sports, Disney On Ice and Disney Live!.

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About Southern Lights Entertainment

Southern Lights Entertainment is the premier provider of arts and entertainment programming and performances in Southern Illinois. A program of SIU's Department of Event Services, Southern Lights Entertainment was created as a vehicle for bringing top-notch performers and entertainment to Southern Illinois.

For more information on Southern Lights Entertainment, please contact:

Bryan Rives, Director of SIU Event Services & Southern Lights Entertainment
(618)453-3379
brives@siu.edu.

or

Stephen Belth
SIU Event Services Media Representative
Arts Marketing Network
(516) 359-2548
sbelth@artsmarketing.net

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