Hip Hop Live

Prepare for the biggest gathering of hip-hop artists of the year at Disneyland Paris: with French singers, spray-painters, dancers and many other artists taking over all together the Walt Disney Studios, this is set to be the ultimate hip-hop party!

The Hip Hop Live Experience – Friday or Saturday Ticket gives you access to:

•    Admission to the privatized event at the Walt Disney Studios Park on June 7th or 8th 2019, from 8pm to 2am with several attractions open & eating places
•    Hip-Hop, Rap and RnB concerts at Production Courtyard
•    Dance, beatbox & spray-painting workshops & performances
•    Meet and greets with Disney Characters

Book your ticket by June 6th 2019! Tickets are limited.

Hip Hop Live Experience – 2-night Pass

Prepare for the biggest gathering of hip-hop artists of the year at Disneyland Paris: with French singers, spray-painters, dancers and many other artists taking over all together the Walt Disney Studios, this is set to be the ultimate hip-hop party! Don’t miss the 2 different nights of this unique festival!

Good to know! By booking your 2-night ticket, you save money compared to the price of two 1-night tickets. Book this deal!

The Hip Hop Live Experience – 2-night Pass gives you access to:

•    Admission to the privatized event at the Walt Disney Studios Park on June 7th and 8th 2019, from 8pm to 2am with several attractions open & eating places
•    Hip-Hop, Rap and RnB concerts at Production Courtyard, with a different line-up each night
•    Dance, beatbox & spray-painting workshops & performances
•    Meet and greets with Disney Characters

CONDITIONS
Free for children under 3 years. To access the evening festivities, a special bracelet will be given to valid ticket-holders upon arrival, starting at 8pm. The evening festivities may be changed, postponed or cancelled without prior notice, particularly in the event of inclement weather.
Add-on tickets available at the moment. More info soon.

Line Up Confirmed

Over two special evenings, Walt Disney Studios Park will be offering a programme that includes an explosive mix of urban disciplines –represented by singers, Street Artists, dancers, beatboxers, DJs and many other artists– immersing guests in hip hop culture and culminating with two exclusive concerts bringing together the greatest French hip hop artists of the moment.
Two special concerts with a different line-up each evening
Friday, 7 June:

The opening night of Disneyland Paris Hip Hop Live Experience promises to be sensational with performances from no fewer than six artists: Dadju, Abou Debeing, Franglish, Keblack, Black M and Berywam.
Saturday, 8 June:

The second evening includes performances by another five artists, including Gims, Vegedream, Still Fresh, S.pri Noir and Marwa Loud, to get Disneyland Paris Hip Hop Experience guests buzzing.

Exclusive entertainment throughout the evening

Disneyland Paris Hip Hop Live Experience has lots of unexpected and spectacular activities in store for its guests over the course of the event.

Every evening the beat will be set by the very first parade remixed to the sound of hip hop at Disneyland® Paris, featuring dancers and Disney characters in a party atmosphere and lead by DJ Anaïs B.

Guests can also expect to be marvelled by the very first digital freestyle performance featuring major Street Art artists Comer OBK and his collective who will cover the iconic Hollywood Tower Hotel in digital graffiti as famous DJs Cut Killer and Dirty Swiftwill clash during an epic DJ battle.

And there are plenty of other surprises in store over these two special evenings, including street art performances, and dance, scratching with DJ Mosko, beatbox and spray paint workshops to plunge guests into the world of urban art.

And finally, guests will be able to enjoy private access to many attractions throughout the night.

Latest news on WDS expansion

The latest news from the French consultation site (then translated to English) gives us a few more concrete details of what we are getting.

– 3 hectare lake (about three rugby pitches in size)

– 9,800m frozen land floor area – about a rugby pitch in size

– 19,000m Star Wars land – about two rugby pitches in size

All complete by 2026!

More at our DEDICATED EXPANSION SUBSITE http://dlrpr.com/expansion/

Natacha Rafalski – New President of Disneyland Paris

Natacha Rafalski

Today, Disneyland Paris announced the appointment of Natacha Rafalski to the position of Présidente, effective immediately. 

Natacha Rafalski has had a 23-year career with The Walt Disney Company, holding a variety of senior leadership positions throughout the world.  She joined the Disneyland Paris team in 2017 as Chief Financial Officer and since then has taken on responsibility for real estate, transformation, corporate alliances and operating participants.  

The announcement comes from Catherine Powell, who recently served as Présidente of the resort before being promoted to President of the Disney Parks Western Region in March 2018 and now has responsibility for Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort and Disneyland Paris.

Catherine Powell

“It is a very exciting time for Disneyland Paris as we continue to transform our organization and move forward with the expansion of our resort,” said Catherine Powell. “Natacha has proven to be an exceptional leader with a global viewpoint who has the versatility and experience needed to lead the continued success of Disneyland Paris.”

In this role Natacha Rafalski will be responsible for bringing Disney magic to life for nearly 15 million guests each year at Disneyland Paris, Europe’s top tourist destination and the beacon of Disney in the region.  She leads a multinational team of 16,000 Cast Members and oversees two theme parks, eight themed hotels, a 27-hole golf course and Disney Village, a themed dining entertainment and shopping destination. She will also oversee the ambitious expansion plan for The Walt Disney Studios Park announced earlier this year. 

“I am incredibly honored and excited to assume this position at such a transformational time for the resort,” said Natacha Rafalski.  “France holds a special place in my heart, and I’m looking forward to leading and growing the business as we continue to build on and expand the promise of Europe’s top tourist destination.”

Prior to joining the Disneyland Paris team Natacha Rafalski was CFO for The Walt Disney Company Greater China headquartered in Shanghai between October 2013 and October 2017.  During that time, she provided instrumental leadership related to various major strategic initiatives and spearheaded work that continues to drive long-term financial growth to that region. 

She began her career with Disney in 1995 and has held various positions in corporate treasury and finance including a key role on the Shanghai Disney Resort negotiation team. Prior to this she held roles that included oversight for corporate finance and projects related to Disneyland Paris.

Natacha Rafalski has been a key champion and leader for Diversity and Inclusion at Disneyland Paris, establishing a woman’s leadership group, D Elles P and encouraging Cast Members to form a network dedicated to women. In addition to the many initiatives she continues to lead for Disneyland Paris, she was among the 2017 winners of Profiles in Diversity Journal’s 16th Annual Women Worth Watching® Awards. 

Natacha Rafalski was born in Montreal, Canada, and raised just outside of Paris, France.  She holds an M.B.A. in Finance from Anderson Graduate School of Management at the University of California at Los Angeles and a B.A. in Mathematics/Economics, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of California.