Three contemporary American celebrities are being added to the American Adventure attraction at Epcot, which is currently undergoing renovations.

  • 3 new celebrities being added to American Adventure
  • John Williams, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Misty Copeland to be featured
  • American Adventure currently undergoing renovations

Academy Award-winning music composer John Williams, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and ballerina Misty Copeland are being added to the attraction.

The show combines 35 audio-animatronics with a movie to portray the story of the United States. Among the technical updates to American Adventure: a new digital projection system, screen and speakers. The movie is also being converted from film to digital, and the music has been re-recorded with new orchestration.

Disney didn't say when the updated show would debut or when the changes would be complete.

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