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Disson Skating pairs with ABC in the fall of 2014/2015

Discussion in 'TV ALERTS' started by Simone411, Apr 21, 2014.

  1. Simone411

    Simone411 The word Impossible doesn't exist

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  2. Sylvia

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    Thanks, Angie!

    Here's the link to the first show's event thread in GSD: Family Skating Tribute show - Oct. 19, 2014 in University Park, PA (to air on ABC)

    The other 3 shows have set their dates/locations (cast lists still TBA):

    Unforgettable Holiday Moments on Ice
    Saturday, November 15, 2014
    Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
    Jacksonville, Fla.

    Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular
    Saturday, December 13, 2014
    Jamestown Savings Bank Arena
    Jamestown, NY

    Unforgettable Moments of Love on Ice
    Saturday, December 20, 2014
    Mandalay Bay
    Las Vegas, NV
     
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  3. Vash01

    Vash01 Fan of Julia, Elena, Anna, Liza, and Vera

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    Thanks for the link Angie.

    I have not cared for show skating for years, and that's not likely to change. I wish they would show competitions instead of all the show skating. There must be a market for it if they are showing it though.
     
  4. Simone411

    Simone411 The word Impossible doesn't exist

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    Thanks so much for those links and for adding your other link in GSD for the Family Skating Tribute, Sylvia!

    Vash, I've watched and taped several of the Disson shows over the years, especially around the holidays. I've always liked most Disson shows because they have a good variety of skaters that perform. :)
     
  5. moebius

    moebius Well-Known Member

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    The skating shows are always so cheesy, that I cringe every time I watch them. However, I do enjoy watching Family Skating Tribute, not because of the skating, but because of the children of the skaters.
     
  6. Sylvia

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    Updating my earlier post with ABC TV broadcast times...

    Here's the link to the first show's event thread in GSD: Family Skating Tribute show - Oct. 19, 2014 in University Park, PA
    ABC Airdates:
    Sunday, November 23, 2014: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST
    Sunday, December 7, 2014: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST

    The other 3 shows have set their dates/locations (cast lists still TBA):

    Unforgettable Holiday Moments on Ice
    Saturday, November 15, 2014
    Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, Fla.
    ABC Airdates:
    Sunday, November 30, 2014, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST
    Sunday, December 14, 2014, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST

    Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular
    Saturday, December 13, 2014
    Jamestown Savings Bank Arena, Jamestown, NY
    ABC Airdates:
    Saturday, January 31, 2015, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST
    Saturday, February 28, 2015, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST

    Unforgettable Moments of Love on Ice
    Saturday, December 20, 2014
    Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV
    ABC Airdates:
    Saturday, February 7, 2015, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST
    Saturday, February 14, 2015, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST
     
  7. paskatefan

    paskatefan Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the additional info, Sylvia.
     
  8. Simone411

    Simone411 The word Impossible doesn't exist

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    ITA! Thanks for taking the time to add the info, Sylvia. :)
     
  9. Sylvia

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  10. Frau Muller

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    Family Tribute Show! Another song by Annie Mae Weiss perhaps? :scream:
     
  11. Simone411

    Simone411 The word Impossible doesn't exist

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    Love the line up so far, Sylvia. It will be great to see Elvis, Kurt, Shawn and Shae-Lynn again. I'm also pleased that Meryl and Charlie will be there.
     
  12. paskatefan

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    Sylvia, you're a treasure trove of info!

    Looking very much forward to attending the Family Skating Tribute @ PSU for the adult skating cast (and seeing the all adorable kids - some of whom actually can skate well - Gabby Marvaldi, Liza Kulik, ...)
     
  13. N_Halifax

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    Really happy to see Shawn in the cast for the gymnastics show! Very fitting!
     
  14. paskatefan

    paskatefan Well-Known Member

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    ^ That IS a good fit! :)
     
  15. Simone411

    Simone411 The word Impossible doesn't exist

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    Definitely, paskatefan. I second that! :)
     
  16. skatingfan5

    skatingfan5 Past Prancer's Corridor

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    There is a write up of the show in the latest issue of International Figure Skating with some details. Ballroom - with stars from DWTS as well as skaters.
     
  18. skatingfan5

    skatingfan5 Past Prancer's Corridor

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    Is this in the June issue? Do you have a link?
     
  19. peibeck

    peibeck Letting Poje be on top

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    :drama: How can there be "Unforgettable Moments of Love on Ice" if Brian Joubert, Morgan Cipres and I weren't invited to perform?

    :saint:
     
  20. Wyliefan

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    "Shall We Dance on Ice" has just been announced for Dec. 16 in Bloomington, Ill. Here's the Facebook link, but I'm not certain whether everyone will be able to see it, so I'll paste the text below.

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?...&set=a.432969242236.232966.14961882236&type=1

    "NEWS: Announcing Shall We Dance on Ice, headlined by Meryl Davis and Charlie White, Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Sharna Burgess at US Cellular Coliseum on December 16!

    Joining them will be Tanith Belbin & Ben Agosto, Marina Anissina & Gwendal Peizerat, Marie-France Dubreuil & Patrice Lauzon, Sinead Kerr & John Kerr, Naomi Lang & Peter Tchernyshev Official Fanpage, KIm Navarro & Brent Bommentre, and new team Isabella Tobias & Ilia Tkachenko!

    More dancers will be named later, and the show will be hosted by Kristi Yamaguchi & Edward Villella!

    Stay tuned for more information on our website!"

    ETA: Sorry, didn't see that Sylvia had posted this in GSD. :eek:
     
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  21. Sylvia

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    I started a new thread in GSD for "Shall We Dance on Ice" because I figured would be extra interest in this Disson show ;): http://www.fsuniverse.net/forum/sho...w)-Davis-White-Chmerkovskiy-Burgess-amp-more!

    "Shall We Dance on Ice" event page is up: http://www.dissonskating.com/our-shows/shall-we-dance-on-ice-2014/

    Live Show
    Tuesday, December 16, 2014
    7:30 p.m. CST
    US Cellular Coliseum
    Bloomington, Ill.

    ABC Airdates
    Saturday, February 21, 2015
    4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST/
    2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST

    Saturday, March 7, 2015
    4:00 – 6:00 p.m. EST/
    2:00 – 4:00 p.m. PST

    Check your local listings!
     
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  22. Simone411

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    Thank you, Sylvia. You're the greatest and I definitely LOVE the cast of skaters at this show. I know it's way ahead of time, but I've marked it on my calendar so I won't forget by the time February gets here to watch it ... Sinead and John Kerr! Whoohoo!! :D
     
  23. paskatefan

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    It's about time ice dancing gets more respect & coverage! Long overdue, but better late than never!
     
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  24. Simone411

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    I totally agree with you, paskatefan. :)
     
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  25. Simone411

    Simone411 The word Impossible doesn't exist

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    Just bumping this thread as a reminder that Shall We Dance On Ice will air on ABC Saturday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern (3 to 5 p.m central).

    Please refer to Sylvia's post above for details and the link to Disson Skating.

    Can't wait to see Sinead & John Kerr again! :cheer2:
     
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  26. paskatefan

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    Shall We Dance? will re-air this afternoon on ABC in case you missed it. IMHO, one of the best Disson shows of the last few years (with the exception of the unfortunate inclusion of singer Bella Thorne towards the end of the show). The skating was fabulous though, so tune in, especially if you missed it the 1st time.
     
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  27. Simone411

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    paskatefan, I've got everything ready, and looking forward to seeing the whole show this time. Thanks for the reminder because I almost forgot about it! :)
     
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