Fantasmic! Facts & Trivia
- Fantasmic! Opening Date: October 15, 1998 (Fantasmic! premiered at Disneyland in California in 1992.)
- Fantasmic! Show Length: 26 minutes
- Runs every night (weather permitting),up to 3 times a night during peak times
- Seating: Approximately 6,900 seated, 3,000 standing
- Moat holds approximately 1.9 million gallons of water.
- Depth varies from 1.5 feet at the mountain to approximately 6 feet in the middle.
- Mist Screens: 3 each - 800 gallons of water atomized per minute; 50 feet tall, 100 feet wide
- If needed, they could fill the 500,000 gallon Earffel Tower in less than three hours.
- Mountain: 57.5 feet tall, making it the fourth highest "mountain" at the Walt Disney World Resort.
- Steam Boat Willie 80 feet long, weighs approximately 70,000 lbs, has a 16 foot beam, usually has 26 characters on it. The boat is bigger than Christopher Columbus' Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria.
- Jafar Cobra 120 feet long, 16 feet tall, 18 sections
- Maleficent Rises 50 feet into the air, 50 foot wingspan, 32,000 lbs
- 350 lights used, some of which are being used for the first time in a live show
- There are 46 Performers, 25 Crew, 3 Stage Managers, and 6 Costuming.
- 78 costumes are used
- The Hollywood Studios version of Fantasmic! features some unique elements, incorporating scenes from recent animated releases such as "The Lion King," "Pocahontas," "Hercules" and "Mulan."
- Villains featured are :
The Evil Queen-In Queen and Hag Mode (Snow White)
Ursula (The Little Mermaid)
Cruella DeVille (101 Dalmatians)
Scar (The Lion King)
Malificent (Sleeping Beauty)
Judge Frollo (The Hunchback of Notre Dame)