October 27, 2014

Disney On Ice presents Princesses & Heroes Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt will host the Warm Hands Drive for Making Kids Count on Saturday, Nov. 1 from 10 a.m. – noon at the Covelli Centre, 229 East Front Street, Youngstown.   A ticket voucher redeemable for any performance of Princesses & Heroes on will be given in exchange for a new pair of kid’s winter gloves or mittens or winter hat. A limit of 300 ticket vouchers will be available, limit two ticket vouchers per family.  A supply of 200 tickets to see the Youngstown Phantom hockey team’s game on Nov. 1 will also be given to those who donate new winter gloves, mittens and hats.

“Making Kids Count works with numerous partners and programs to keep children in our area healthy, happy and safe,” said Jana Coffin, Co-President for Making Kids Count. “If this winter is anything like last year, we will need lots of winter gloves, hats and mittens to keep the kids in our area warm.”

“Disney On Ice presents Princesses & Heroes recently added cast members and skating acts from Frozen to the show, making the Warm Hands Drive, a fitting way to announce the upcoming performances at Covelli Centre,” said Daniel DiPietro-James, Regional Public Relations Manager for Feld Entertainment.

Anna and Elsa and the hilarious snowman Olaf from Disney’s Frozen will now share their story of true love in Disney On Ice presents Princesses & Heroes Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt.  Believing is just the beginning in this mesmerizing show where dreamers will witness the magic of eight Disney Princesses; Ariel, Belle, Cinderella, Rapunzel, Tiana, Jasmine, Aurora and Snow White make their wishes come true in this collection of celebrated tales wonderfully told through artistic skating and acrobatics.

Performing at the Covelli Centre, Dec. 11-14, audiences will be transported to a world where imaginations soar and anything can happen if they just believe.  The Disney Princesses embark on the adventure of a lifetime thanks to the help of Tinker Bell’s magical pixie.  Royal sisters, Anna and Elsa along with Olaf and rugged mountain-man Kristoff travel through a fantastical winter wonderland to discover true love conquers all. Then entering a world of wonder where heroes and hearts prevail, guests get to see other favorite Disney Princesses such as Jasmine who discovers a whole new world with Aladdin after meeting her unlikely hero in the marketplace. Prince Philip defeats the evil fire-breathing dragon Maleficent in a race to save his true love Aurora. Prince Eric breaks

Ursula’s spell so that Ariel can remain part of his world. Rapunzel, Tiana, Cinderella, Belle and Snow White also find happiness in this beautifully imagined ice show.

Show times are Thursday, Dec. 11, 7 p.m.; Friday, Dec. 12, 7 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 13, 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.; and Sunday Dec. 14, 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Tickets are priced from $12 (Opening Night and Kid’s Tickets) to $42 and available at the Covelli Centre box office, online at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling 1.800.745.3000.