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What Goes On At a Disney On Ice Audition
Have you wondered what goes on during a live Disney On Ice audition? On April 4, 2014, About.com's Figure Skating Expert, Jo Ann Schneider Farris, observed and attended a live audition. This article is a summary of what went on.

What Does a Figure Skater Need to Do to Become a Professional Show Skater?
How can a figure skater prepare for a career in a professional ice show?

An Interview With Disney On Ice's Simba and Nala
Figure skaters Terry Lawton and Elyse Labossiere skate the roles of Simba and Nala (from the Disney classic The Lion King) in Disney On Ice: 100 Years of Magic.

Jersey On Ice - Review of the December 12, 2012 Figure Skating Reality Show
Jersey On Ice is a figure skating reality show that aired on The Learning Channel on Wednesday, December 12, 2012. The show features three skating coaches who live and teach skating in New Jersey.

Holiday on Ice - One of the World's Most Famous Ice Skating Shows
Holiday on Ice has entertained ice skating fans since 1943.

Richard Dwyer "Mr. Debonair" In Pictures
Richard Dwyer "Mr. Debonair" is considered one of the most popular ice skating show stars in figure skating history.

Review of Disney On Ice: 100 Years of Magic
On April 5, 2012, About.com's Guide to Figure Skating, Jo Ann Schneider Farris, took her family to see Disney On Ice; 100 Years of Magic. This is her review of the show.

Interview With Figure Skating Legend and Stars on Ice Star Kurt Browning
Canadian figure skating champion Kurt Browning won the world figure skating championships four times. He also won the Canadian Figure Skating Championships four times. Kurt also competed in three different Olympics. In February of 2011, while touring with Stars on Ice, he took the time to chat with Jo Ann Schneider Farris, About.com's Guide to...

Skate, Dance, Dream combines ice skating and dance into one show. Local...
Skate, Dance, Dream combines ice skating and dance into one show. Local skaters and dancers get to skate and dance with real skating and dance stars.

An Interview With Disney On Ice's Cinderella and Prince Charming
Figure skaters Vicky and James Black play Cinderella and Prince Charming in Disney On Ice Princess Classics. While touring in Colorado Springs, Colorado USA in March of 2011, the skaters took the time to chat with About.com's Guide to Figure Skating, Jo Ann Schneider Farris.

Don't Say No If You Are Asked to Perform in a Figure Skating Exhibition or Show
If a skater is asked or invited to perform in an exhibition or show, the skater must accept the invitation and perform.

Review of Disney On Ice: Princess Classics
On March 17, 2011, About.com's Guide to Figure Skating, Jo Ann Schneider Farris, took her family to see Disney On Ice; Princes Classics. This is her review of the show.

An Interview With Laura Stern - A Figure Skater Touring With Disney On Ice
On March 28, 2012, Laura Stern, a figure skater touring with "Disney On Ice Celebrates 100 Years Of Magic" took the time to chat with Jo Ann Schneider Farris, About.com's Guide to Figure Skating.

Review of 2010 Stars on Ice
On May 16, 2010, About.com's Guide to Figure Skating, Jo Ann Schneider Farris, attended "Smucker's Stars on Ice" which took place at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. This is her review of the show.

Stars on Ice 2010
The figure skaters who toured with "Stars on Ice 2010" included National, Olympic, and World Figure Skating Champions.

Photos from the One Step Closer Figure Skating Benefit Exhibition
This photo gallery includes photos from the One Step Closer figure skating benefit exhibition which took place on March 27, 2010.

How Figure Skaters Can Prepare to Audition for Disney On Ice
This article will help those interested in skating and performing in Disney On Ice prepare to audition for the show.

One Step Closer: March 27, 2010 - By Tim David
One Step Closer took place on March 27, 2010. The figure skating benefit exhibition raised money for the Aids Resource Foundation for Children. Their mission is to meet the needs of children and families living with HIV/AIDS. In this article, Tim David, One Step Closer's founder and director, summarizes the show.

Richard Dwyer Photo Gallery
Richard Dwyer is one of the most popular ice skating show stars in figure skating history. He was and is the famous "Mr. Debonair."

Ice Capades
The Ice Capades was a traveling ice show similar to Ice Follies and Holiday on Ice. The show was shut down in 1995. In 2008, the Ice Capades figure skating show has been revived.

Battle of the Blades - An Ice Skating Reality Television Show
Battle of the Blades is a Canadian ice skating reality television show. Professional ice hockey players are paired up with prominent Canadian figure skaters. The pairs compete each week in an elimination style figure skating competition.

Blades For The Cure - A Figure Skating Ice Show That Benefits Cancer Research
The goal of Blades For The Cure is to use the talents of national and international figure skaters to raise funds to help figure skating families in need due to cancer. The first show took place on April 12, 2008.

Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour
The ideas from the Disney Channel Original Movie "High School Musical," and "High School Musical 2" are put into a professional ice show in Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour.

Review of Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour
This is a review of the traveling ice show Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour.

The Ice Follies of 1939 - A Figure Skating Movie Review
The Ice Follies of 1939 is an MGM motion picture. The film's stars include Hollywood legends Joan Crawford and Jimmy Stewart. The 1939 cast of Shipstads and Johnson Ice Follies performed in the movie.

Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour Photo Album
Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour was inspired by the Disney Channel Original Movie, "High School Musical," and "High School Musical 2." This photo gallery highlights some of the highlights of the show.

Nutcracker on Ice
Nutcracker on Ice puts the classic holiday ballet on figure skates.

One Step Closer - A Figure Skating Benefit Exhibition
One Step Closer is a figure skating exhibition that benefits the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS. Olympic figure skating champion, Oksana Baiul, stars in the ice show.

"Stars on Ice"
In 1986, Olympic Figure Skating Champion, Scott Hamilton, founded "Stars on Ice". His show, featuring the very best in figure skating, has become the most successful ice skating show in the world.

Review of 2008's "Smucker's Stars on Ice: Live and in Color"
On February 13, 2008, About.com's Figure Skating Guide, Jo Ann Schneider Farris, attended "Smucker's Stars on Ice: Live and in Color" which took place at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. This is her review of the show.

Blades For The Cure 2008 Photo Gallery
The goal of Blades For The Cure is to use the talents of national and international figure skaters to raise funds to help figure skating families in need due to cancer. The first show took place on April 12, 2008 at Sertich Ice Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. These are photos from that inaugural show.

Guide Review of the "Brian Boitano Skating Spectacular" 2007
The "Brian Boitano Skating Spectacular" was shown on NBC on New Year's Day, 2007. The ice show included excellent figure skaters, including Olympic and World ice skating champions.

Disney on Ice - A Show Skater's Memories
This is a short description of one skater's memories of skating and touring with Disney on Ice.

Video of Finale From Disney On Ice
In 2006, the Disney On Ice show featured skaters telling stories, while skating, of the best Disney princess stories. This video shows the finale of the live 2006 Disney on Ice show.

Review of Disney's Monsters, Inc. On Ice
On March 25, 2007, About.com's Figure Skating Guide, Jo Ann Schneider Farris, took her family to see Disney's Monsters, Inc. On Ice. This is her review of that show.

Mr. Frick - Legendary Ice Skating Show Comedian
For years, Werner Groebli, known as "Mr. Frick," delighted figure skating fans all over the world. He is considered one of the most famous ice skating show comedians in history.

Shipstads and Johnson Ice Follies
Ice Follies was the very first original traveling ice show.

Eddie Shipstad - Figure Skating Coach and Ice Show Director
Eddie Shipstad is a figure skating coach who is the grandson of the founder of Shipstads and Johnson Ice Follies. He continues to follow his family heritage by also producing private ice shows for private corporations.

Shipstad Entertainment Photo Gallery
Shipstad Entertainment produces corporate ice shows, holiday parties, and new product launches. Eddie Shipstad, the grandson of the founder of Shipstads and Johnson Ice Follies owns Shipstad Entertainment. This photo gallery highlights some of the top figure skaters who have performed in Shipstad's shows.

New Life Church's "Wonderland" - A Christmas Show With Ice Skating
Every year, for Christmas, New Life Church, in Colorado Springs, Colorado puts on an amazing Christmas show that includes ice skating.

New Life Church's "Wonderland" Photo Album
Photos from New Life Church's "Wonderland," a Christmas show that includes ice skating, are in this album. All photos are by Ted Mehl.

Video of Figure Skating on Ice Hockey Skates
This video shows a male skater performing a very difficult figure skating routine on ice hockey skates. The program he performs was a highlight of an ice show that took place in Denver in 2006.

Dancing on Ice - A British Figure Skating Reality Show
British figure skating legends and Olympic ice dancing champions help prepare the skaters who perform in the British figure skating reality show, "Dancing on Ice."

Showtime On Ice 2013 Photo Gallery
"Showtime On Ice" is an annual ice show hosted by the South Suburban Ice Arena, the Denver Figure Skating Club, and the Colorado Skating Club. This photo gallery remembers the 2013 show.

Roy Blakey's IceStage Archive
Roy Blakey's IceStage Archive includes photos and memories from all the major ice skating shows and stories about figure skating stars.

2013 Evening on Ice - From Jay Adeff, International Figure Skating Magazine
This is a behind-the-scenes video of the 2013 Evening on Ice fundraiser (US Athletic Foundation) for International Figure Skating Magazine by Jay Adeff who is a photographer for US Figure Skating events and a videographer for International Figure Skating Magazine.

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