Performances beckon from every corner of a Princess ship

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Dazzling stage sets, performers from around the globe, modern hits and timeless classics come together on board to create lavish production shows — like Encore and BRAVO — that you can only see in the state-of-the-art Princess theaters!

Broadway-Caliber Production Shows

Rock Opera

Rock Opera

This one-of-a-kind production features incredible costumes inspired by glamorous avant-garde fashion with a musical soundtrack spanning classic rock, opera and musical theater, sung in English, Spanish, Latin and even American Sign Language – a Princess first! Rock Opera is brought to life by a talented cast with a special guest appearance by Brian Justin Crum (America’s Got Talent: The Champions) on Sky PrincessSM during her inaugural season. Rock Opera was created by director and choreographer Danny Teeson, musical producer Nelson Kole, scenic designer John Iacovelli, costume designer Jackson Lowell, lighting designer Brian Gale and sound designer Danny Fiandaca. Now available on Sky PrincessSM and coming soon on Enchanted PrincessSM.

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Princess Cruises presents: 5-SKIES - complete all 5 levels and you win the game


Introducing 5-SKIES — one of our most technologically advanced production shows yet. Meet Gamer 1, who dares to take on “5-SKIES,” the greatest virtual reality game of all time. Follow him on his journey through a series of increasingly difficult levels, encountering new characters and challenges along the way. Will he master all 5 skies to unlock each level and ultimately reach the Sky Princess?

5-SKIES was created by director and choreographer Danny Teeson, Music Producer Nelson Kole, scenic designer John Iacovelli, costume designer Jackson Lowell, media designer David Murakami, lighting designer Brian Gale and sound designer Danny Fiandaca. Now available on Sky PrincessSM and coming soon on Enchanted PrincessSM.

Jim Henson’s Inspired Silliness

Our brand-new puppet show is pure playtime. From the brilliant mind of legendary puppeteer Jim Henson, brought to life by The Jim Henson Company and director John Tartaglia, this original production for all ages features short sketches and humorous vignettes with a cast of new puppets performed by live puppeteers. Whether they’re dancing to classic rock songs or showcasing Jim Henson’s one-of-a-kind perspective, these puppets put on a show like no other. Now available on Sky PrincessSM and coming soon on Enchanted PrincessSM.

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The Secret Silk Weaves a Soaring World of Enchantment

Watch a remarkable world come to life before your eyes as life-size puppetry from Jim Henson’s Creature Shop, dance and special effects transport you to a mythical realm. Created and directed by John Tartaglia, a star of Broadway hits such as Avenue Q and Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, The Secret Silk is our third exclusive show produced with Stephen Schwartz, the Oscar®, Grammy® and Tony® award-winning composer of Wicked. Join us for a mystical evening as the secret is revealed.

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Broadway legend, Stephen Schwartz

Wicked Composer Brings His “Magic” On Board

Enjoy all new original musicals created exclusively by Stephen Schwartz, the Grammy & Academy award-winning composer of Wicked, Godspell, and Pippin.

During his 40-year career, Schwartz won four Grammys, three Academy Awards for “Best Song” and “Best Score” for Pocahontas and “Best Song” for The Prince of Egypt and has been nominated for six Tony Awards. He is the only songwriter in Broadway history to ever have three shows run more than 1,900 performances.

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Magic to Do Casts Its Spell

Magic To Do Casts Its Spell

Embark on an enchanted musical journey from the Oscar®, Grammy® and Tony® Award winning composer of Wicked, Godspell and Pippin, Stephen Schwartz, where you’ll encounter some of history’s greatest magical illusions along the way. Magic to Do is the first of four shows to debut from the unique Princess partnership with the Broadway legend. You’ll experience many of Stephen’s greatest songs, as well a brand new number created exclusively for Princess, in this Broadway-caliber spectacular of song, dance and incredible visual effects.

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Bravo Unites Opera with Pop

Bravo Unites Opera with Pop

When classic light opera meets popular music, the result is an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet. Dancing amid breathtaking sets, and backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, the cast of Bravo…A Regal Celebration delights audiences with such opera classics as “Time to Say Goodbye” and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Join a brilliant soprano, backed by talented singers and dancers for an evening of music that’s truly timeless.

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Ballroom Elegance Takes the Stage in an “Encore” Performance

Welcome to a sophisticated evening of music and glamour, set amidst the romantic splendor of a beautiful Montecito garden. Inspired by Princess Cruises’ top-rated show Bravo!, and accompanied by an impressive onstage orchestra, Encore celebrates the traditions of pop, opera and musical theater. This spellbinding experience—showcasing new songs, elaborate costumes and stunning sets is directed and choreographed by Disney Channel® creative director Danny Teeson, with musical direction by Academy Awards arranger Nelson Kole and set design by Emmy® award-winner John Iacovelli.

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Fantastic Journey Transports You to New Worlds

Embark on a whole new kind of voyage as dazzling technology, woven into live performances, amplifies the beat of chart-topping hits. Created, directed and choreographed by American Idol’s Danny Teeson, Fantastic Journey combines rock-concert energy and spectacular aerial performers in the most technologically innovative show ever presented by Princess Cruises. This visually stunning, multi-faceted stage production features 270-degree 3D-mapped imagery and 14 amazing, choreographed drones.

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More Entertainment

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Join the Fun with The Voice of the Ocean

The Voice of the Ocean — a new spin on the #1 TV show in the world — comes aboard, complete with live performances, professional mentors, blind auditions, charismatic judges and the iconic rotating chairs. Watch guests compete throughout the cruise, and help crown The Voice of the Ocean as part of some exciting cruise entertainment.

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Movies Under the Stars®

Catch Movies Under the Stars®, our giant 300-square foot poolside movie theater with a 69,000-watt sound system. Take in some of the finest cruise ship entertainment as the theater lights up the top deck day or night with feature films, thrilling concerts and exciting sporting events — including live NFL football games!

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Stateroom Entertainment

Sit back, relax and watch hit movies and top TV shows right from the comfort of your own stateroom. You can even keep up with your favorite teams with live sporting events. Visit the sport24live.com page (refer to the ‘At Sea’ section)* to view what sporting events will be featured on your voyage.

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World-Class Magicians & Illusionists

Become mesmerized by renowned illusionists and magicians who will astonish you with their slight-of-hand tricks and mind-blowing acts that will have you shaking your head in disbelief.

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Top Headliner Comedians

Grab a seat, order a cocktail and join fellow guests for some sidesplitting humor from top headliner comedians that have appeared on Comedy Central and late night television.

Street Entertainers in the Piazza

Enjoy live music, folkloric performances, acrobats and jugglers, even cocktail and food carving demonstrations. Plus, you’ll find great shopping, gourmet treats in the International Café, bars, and more great cruise entertainment only a few steps away.

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Live Music Abounds

Catch reggae, Top-40 and even mariachi music on deck poolside. Tap your toes to cover bands, torch singers, and even karaoke in the night clubs. You might even catch a string quartet in the Piazza or a sing-along at the piano bar.

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“The Love Boat” Disco Deck Party

Return to the Golden Era of Disco with our Love Boat Disco Deck Party! These fun-filled parties include dancer performances, a Movies Under the Stars® sing-along, live Love Boat Kiss Cam and other great cruise ship entertainment!

Special Occasions at Sea

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Holiday Celebrations at Sea

Revel in time-honored traditions, from Halloween pumpkin carving and a Thanksgiving turkey carving contest, to Hanukkah festivities, Christmas carolers and our famous Atrium snowfall. There’s no better place to celebrate than on a Princess ship.

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