Celebrity News: Geena Davis, Neil Patrick Harris and Gary Sinise announced for Disney’s Candlelight Processional

Geena Davis (credit: The Walt Disney Company)

Geena Davis (credit: The Walt Disney Company)

Disney News: Celebrity Narrators Share Christmas Story from November 23, 2012 to December 30, 2012

Remember the true meaning of the holidays during the timeless Candlelight Processional performed nightly November 23 – December 30, 2012 at 5, 6:45 and 8:15 p.m. A celebrity narrator, accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and mass choir, retells the story of Christmas. This event is held every night as part of Holidays Around the World in the American Gardens Theatre in Epcot. Geena Davis headlines the celebrity lineup this year, that includes crowd favorites Neil Patrick Harris and Gary Sinise. You have to purchase a ticket for this show so make sure you get them early.

2012 Narrators

The celebrity narrators scheduled to appear this year are as follows:

  • Geena Davis: November 23rd – 25th
  • Neil Patrick Harris: November 26th – 29th               
  • Whoopi Goldberg: November 30th – December 1st       
  • Andy Garcia: December 2nd – 4th                     
  • Blair Underwood: December 5th – 7th                     
  • James Denton: December 8th & 9th                  
  • Jodi Benson: December 10th – 13th                
  • Trace Adkins: December 20th – 22nd              
  • Gary Sinise: December 23rd – 25th              
  • Amy Grant: December 26th – 28th              
  • Marlee Matlin / Jack Jason: December 29th – 30th             


The only way to get a seat for this show is by purchasing a Candlelight Processional dining package which gets you a fantastic meal at a restaurant in Epcot, a guaranteed seat for the show, and special viewing for IllumiNations. The seats are limited so make sure you get them especially for popular dates and narrators.

Tell us…

Who is your favorite narrator for the Candlelight Processional?