PIXAR’s was released on Christmas Day 2020, adding a spark to a year that had proved very challenging and somewhat dreary for the country and the world as a whole, as an unprecedented pandemic arose almost overnight and swept across the globe with a furor that left many in shock, many sick, and many mourning the loss of loved ones.
The Academy Award- and Golden Globe-winning story of musician-hopeful and 8th-grade middle school teacher asked us to take a deeper look on the inside to determine our spark–that which makes us “tick,” and it challenged us to be intentional about discovering our purpose.
As with many new Disney and PIXAR films, the characters and concepts of found their way into the parks at . At EPCOT, inside the , pavilion and his love for were the focus of an exciting called The of : An . Now that experience is opening in Harlem, , a neighborhood known for its exciting scene that inspired the legacy of many jazz icons through the years.
The of : An will open on Thursday, February 10, at the in Harlem in celebration of .
“Like the film that inspired this , The of : An is a tribute to the human experience,” said , Senior Vice President of Creative Development-Content and Exclusive Strategies at Walt Disney Imagineering.
Visitors to the will get to take a tour through the history of alongside . The at the will have some added extras to it that have been curated by the , including a working 78rpm Victrola, a player piano, and even ‘s white grand piano.
Tickets are available online at no cost. However, visitors must secure a 30-minute time slot to enjoy the by visiting the ‘s website. The runs from February 10, 2022 to August 31, 2022. For more information, you can visit the website here.