Disney has released a trailer for the “This is Me: Pride Celebration Spectacular”, which will celebrate its community of LGBTQ+ creators, employees, and fans with its first-ever virtual variety show.
The concert will feature one-of-a-kind musical performances of songs from the iconic movies and series available to stream on Disney+, reinterpreted through a LGBTQ+ lens.
“This is Me: Pride Celebration Spectacular” is premiering on the Disney+ YouTube and Facebook on Sunday, June 27th at 8 PM ET / 5 PM PT. Disney has confirmed to me that the special will not be available on Disney+.
Check out the trailer below:
Hosted by Nina West (“RuPaul’s Drag Race”), the performance lineup includes: Alex Newell (“Glee”), DCappella (Disney Music Group’s premier a cappella singing sensation), Frankie Rodriguez and Joe Serafini (“High School Musical: The Musical: The Series”), Hayley Kiyoko (Recording Artist), Jackie Cox (“RuPaul’s Drag Race”), Jesse James Keitel (“Big Sky”), Kermit the Frog (“The Muppets”), Nina West, Michael James Scott (“Aladdin” on Broadway), and Todrick Hall (Recording Artist).
“This is Me: A Virtual Pride Month Spectacular” is directed by Ann Marie Pace who most recently directed Disney’s “LAUNCHPAD” short film “Growing Fangs” that is now streaming on Disney+.
Will you be checking out the “This is Me: Pride Celebration Spectacular”?
Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a kid and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney Parks around the globe and has a vast collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What's On Disney Plus & DisKingdom.