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Old 05-17-2013, 12:24 PM   #1
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Best shows on the Fantasy?

Hi! Just looking for opinions on the 'not to miss' shows on the Fantasy. I'm currently contemplating not attending every show every night (I think that would get tiresome) but don't want to miss out on any must see's. So, looking for opinions- if you only wanted to see a show 3 of the 7 nights, which would you see?Which are the best? Aladdin? Wishes? Believe? What about the hypnotist? Consensus on what is worth it/not worth it woudl be appreciated so we cna have some pool time without worrying we are missing something great!!

FYI we were on the Dream a couple of years ago, loved The Golden Mickey's, but hated Villians, so if that gives you any idea of taste. We missed the other shows on board!!
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Old 05-17-2013, 12:59 PM   #2
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I am probably a bad one to comment as I like all of the shows. It partly depends on the actors.

However, if I had to pick one NOT to miss, for me it would be wishes. I think that it just really well done, and has a lot of great scenes.
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Old 05-17-2013, 02:20 PM   #3
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I would rate them in the following order not counting the welcome/farewell shows:

1. Wishes
2. Aladdin
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Old 05-17-2013, 02:48 PM   #4
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I would rate them in the following order not counting the welcome/farewell shows:

1. Wishes
2. Aladdin
3. Believe
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Old 05-17-2013, 03:20 PM   #5
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Wishes really disappointed me.

It seemed to be geared at the late teen crowd...which is probably the least represented demographic at the shows in the first place. I just really had no connection to that show.

Alas...
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Wishes really disappointed me.

It seemed to be geared at the late teen crowd...which is probably the least represented demographic at the shows in the first place. I just really had no connection to that show.

Alas...
I agree that Wishes focuses on the teen years, but it hit home to me now that the kids are becoming teens -- just as Dreams has made me cry every single time thinking about my kids growing up. I think they were considering the parents of those teens also.
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Old 05-17-2013, 10:53 PM   #7
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Wishes really disappointed me.

It seemed to be geared at the late teen crowd...which is probably the least represented demographic at the shows in the first place. I just really had no connection to that show.

Alas...
My feelings exactly. Really missed the demographic watching the show I thought. Probably like it better if we had teenage kids. Our favorite was Aladdin by far followed by Believe. The genie was great in both shows.
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Wishes, and villians tonight
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Old 05-17-2013, 03:29 PM   #9
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Villians isn't on the Fantasy.
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Old 05-21-2013, 04:24 PM   #11
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We just got back and there was a fantastic magic show instead of Buckets n Boards. We did not like the first show and skipped Believe because we did not like it the first time we saw it. Loved Aladdin, liked Wishes. Ventriloquist was fantastic...don't miss the family show in the Tube. My son was chosen to be the "dummy" and it was hysterical!
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Old 05-22-2013, 12:11 PM   #12
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Lots of consensus on Aladdin, I was hoping that was one we could skip. Ugh it is sounding like we'll need to do all the nights....
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Old 05-23-2013, 11:55 AM   #13
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Lots of consensus on Aladdin, I was hoping that was one we could skip. Ugh it is sounding like we'll need to do all the nights....
Don't miss Aladdin! But there is a matinee at 3 pm, so you don't have to go at night
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Old 05-22-2013, 12:38 PM   #14
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Loved Aladdin! Wishes I could have lived without and believe was very well done! I got hypnotized and this was such a awesome experience for me and for my family to watch! I got stopped all the time on the boat by other people telling me how they enjoyed the show and asking me if it was real! So don't miss Aladdin, the hypnotizing and try and see believe. My kids are 6 and 3 and sat through all the shows but go early and try to get near the front!!
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Old 05-23-2013, 07:35 PM   #15
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Just got off Fantasy last week- excellent magic show one night . It was called Night Magic. Recommend highly if you have it on board.
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