Jonathan Groff Joins Epcot’s 2014 Candlelight Processional

The Disney Parks Blog announced today thatFrozen andGlee actor Jonathan Groff is confirmed as a celebrity narrator for the beloved Disney tradition of the Candlelight Processional at Epcot in Walt Disney World.

This years event will also have a little Scandal with everyones favorite Gladiator Papa Pope Joe Morton, who plays Kerry Washingtons secret-agent-father on Scandal. Mortons career has spanned more than 40 years with hits on Broadway, TV and in film.

Groff and Morton join an illustrious list of celebrity narrators for this years event including newcomers Ana Gasteyer and returning favorites like Whoopi Goldberg and Neil Patrick Harris. They will be just part of the Holidays Around the World celebration at Epcot, the Candlelight Processional is one of the most beloved holiday traditions at Epcot a joyous retelling of the Christmas story by a celebrity narrator accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and a glorious mass choir.

  • Jodi Benson 11/28 11/29
  • Neil Patrick Harris 11/30 12/2
  • Jonathan Groff 12/3 12/4
  • Whoopi Goldberg 12/5 12/6
  • TBD 12/7 12/9
  • TBD 12/9 12/11
  • Joe Morton 12/12 12/14
  • Chita Rivera 12/15 12/17
  • Ana Gasteyer (New) 12/18 12/20
  • Marlee Matlin 12/21 12/23
  • Isabella Rossellini 12/24 12/25
  • Blair Underwood 12/26 12/27
  • Steven Curtis Chapman 12/28 12/30

The Candlelight Processional is presented three times per night at the American Gardens Theater at Epcot. Show times are 5 p.m., 6:45 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. (Narrators are subject to change without notice.)

For more information onHolidays Around the World at Epcotand the Candlelight Processional or to make reservations for a Candlelight Processional dinner package, check out

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