Candlelight Processional -- The tentative list of 2006 Narrators:
Nov 24-26 -- David Robinson - One of the top centers of his era, David "The Admiral" Robinson was a marvel of a basketball player. David played for the San Antonio Spurs.
Nov 27-29 -- John O'Hurley - Award-winning actor, show host, advertising hero and feature film star. He is best known for "Dancing with the Stars" and his portrayal of J. Peterman on "Seinfeld".
Nov 30-Dec 2 -- Rita Moreno - Dancer, Singer and Actress, Rita Moreno is one of the few people to win an Oscar, a Tony, an Emmy and a Grammy. She has appeared in numerous "Law & Order" episodes along with "The Guardian" episodes.
Dec 3-5 -- To be Announced
Dec 6-8 -- To be Announced
Dec 9-11 -- Steven Curtis Chapman - The winner of 4 Grammy Awards and 47 Dove Awards, this Contemporary Christian Music Artist has recorded 13 albums, appeared on TV shows and contributed to numerous movie soundtracks.
Dec 12-14 -- Maureen McGovern - Award winning artist for "The Morning After" and known for "Can You Read My Mind" from the original Superman movie along with her work on Broadway and with the Broadway National Tour.
Dec 15-17 -- Kirk Cameron - Actor best known as the loveable teenager Mike Seaver, from the series "Growing Pains". Kirk has recently appeared in the movie "Left Behind: Tribulation Force" and is reprising the role in the upcoming film "Left Behind: World War III."
Dec 18-20 -- Lou Diamond Phillips - Actor most noted for his memorable portrayal of rock pioneer Ritchie Valens in the film, "La Bamba."
Dec 21-23 -- Cuba Gooding Jr. - Will always be remembered for "Show Me the Money" in "Jerry Maguire", has also starred in numerous movies including: "Home on the Range", "Radio", "Pearl Harbor", "Snow Dogs", "Tuskegee Airmen", and "Rat Race."
Dec 24-26 -- Gary Sinise - Currently starring on TV's "CSI: New York" as Detective Mac Taylor. He's also featured as the CapCom in Epcot's "Mission: Space" preshow. His numerous movies include "Forrest Gump", "Apollo 13", "Mission to Mars", and "The Big Bounce."
Dec 27-30 -- Marlee Matlin - Academy Award winner for "Children of a Lesser God." Marlee has had roles in numerous series including: "Spin City", "ER", "Judging Amy", "The Practice" and "The West Wing."
What is the Candlelight Processional?
A Disney tradition now in its 36th year (2006), the Candlelight Processional is a moving presentation of the Christmas story in readings by a celebrity narrator and music by a Mass choir and 50-piece orchestra.
Where and when does it take place?
This event takes place in the America Gardens Theatre in World Showcase in Epcot. It is an outdoor (uncovered, not climate controlled) setting and is not cancelled due to inclement weather. It is recommended you dress accordingly.
It begins November 24 and runs every evening until December 30. Shows are approximately 40 minutes. Each evening there are three shows -- 5:00pm, 6:45pm, 8:15pm