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Two More Narrators Added to the Candlelight Processional Lineup!


Disney just revealed two more stars who are slated to appear at the Candlelight Processional as part of the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays presented by AdventHealth. The Festival of the Holidays is a park-wide celebration with glittering decorations, music and entertainment, and delectable treats. The Festival kicks off Nov. 29. and will continue through Dec. 30, 2019.


The two stars that were added to the lineup includes film and television actress, director and wildlife conservationist Isabella Rossellini on Dec. 8-10; and actress, author, activist and Oscar winner Marlee Matlin on Dec. 27-28. They join an amazing cast of narrators that begins with Ming-Na Wen, actress and voice of Disney animated heroine Mulan on Nov. 29-Dec. 1.



Held in the America Gardens Theatre, the Candlelight Processional combines the talents of a live orchestra, massed choir and celebrity narrator in the retelling of the traditional Christmas story!


Here’s the line-up of celebrity narrators* confirmed to-date:

  • Ming-Na Wen - November 29 through December 1

  • Neil Patrick Harris – December 2-5

  • Whoopi Goldberg – December 6-7

  • Isabella Rossellini - December 8 through 10

  • Gary Sinise – December 13-15

  • Pat Sajak – December 16-18

  • Steven Curtis Chapman – December 22- December 24

  • Edward James Olmos – December 25-26

  • Marlee Matlin - December 27 - 28

  • Lisa Ling – December 29-30


The Candlelight Processional is performed three times per night (5:00, 6:45 and 8:15 p.m.), and guaranteed seating is available by booking a breakfast, lunch or dinner Candlelight Processional Dining Package at select Epcot dining locations.


*Narrators and entertainment are subject to change without notice. Theme park admission is required.


News & Media Source: Disney Parks Blog

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