Ice Show

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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Ice Show

 

a theatrical presentation consisting of ballet, circus, and variety routines performed on an ice rink in a stadium or circus arena. The best-known professional groups that present ice shows are the Viennese Eis Revue (Austria), Holiday on Ice (USA), the Prague Variety Figure Skating Ensemble (Czechoslovak Socialist Republic), and Ballet on Ice and Circus on Ice (USSR).

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Producer nicole Field said: "This particular production is by far the largest Disney on ice show we currently have touring, bringing together everyone's favourite Disney characters from Snow y White, Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse to elsa and Anna.
"I always dreamed of being in a Disney On Ice show so I have worked very hard through the years to get to this position."
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