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  1. Empowering Disney Princess Classics Are Returning To TheatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Switched

    ... ope von Schweetz (played by Sarah Silverman). The voice actors, including Irene Bedard who voiced Pocahontas and Jodi Benson who voiced Ariel in "The Little Mermaid," appeared at the D23 Expo alongside Silverman and took plenty of magical selfies.


  2. Trailer for Howard Ashman biographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | The Disney Blog

    ... Beauty , which he also directed. Here's a clip from Waking Sleeping Beauty that features Ashman working with Jodi Benson to bring Ariel to life. Hahn recent served as executive producer on the live-action versions of Maleficent and Beauty and the ...


  3. 'The Little Mermaid Live!' to air on ABC in the fallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | UPI

    ... television experience." The two-hour special event will premiere Oct. 3. The original Little Mermaid starred Jodi Benson as the voice of Ariel, with music by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman . The new version will feature songs from the original film, ...


  4. ABC Will Go 'Under the Sea' with Little Mermaid Live MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Broadway

    ... Andersen story, focuses on a young mermaid named Ariel who wants nothing more than to live life on land. Jodi Benson voiced the title role in the animated film with Samuel E. Wright voicing the role of high-singing crab Sebastian and Pat Carroll ...


  5. Orlando Philharmonic, Broadway stars lead warm-hearted tribute to one of the great composersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Jodi Benson and Doug LaBrecque, pictured in a previous performance, clowned around Saturday afternoon at Orlando's Bob Carr Theater during "They're Playing Our Song," part of "A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch: One Singular Sensation." Jodi Benson and Doug LaBrecque, pictured in a previous performance, clowned around Saturday afternoon at Orlando's Bob Carr Theater during "They're Playing Our Song," part of "A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch: One Singular Sensation."


  6. 'Wreck-It Ralph' sequel is called 'Ralph Breaks the Internet'29 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 |

    ... their roles in the sequel, and they'll be joined by James Corden as well as a Disney veteran in the form of Jodi Benson, who voiced Ariel in The Little Mermaid. The first film followed video game villain Wreck-It Ralph who abandons his arcade ...


  7. Jodi Benson is happy to honor Marvin HamlischRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... that was what was so charming about him. He didn't have a clue as to the tremendous talent he had." In 2012, Jodi Benson visited the then-new "Under the Sea -- Journey of the Little Mermaid" attraction at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom. In 2012, ...


  8. How 'Beauty and the Beast' Became a Heartbreaking Metaphor for AIDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... animation informed every aspect of his work, from pushing to cast actors from the world of musical theatre like Jodi Benson and Paige O'Hara, and using his lyrics as tools to move the plot forward. Ashman's songs are not two-minute breaks from the ...


  9. BWW Review: the Little Mermaid is Silly, Inconsequential Fun at the Dr. Phillips CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 |

    ... to the character in this adaptation. Unfortunately, her voice does not match that innocent persona. While Jodi Benson's soft head voice in the film, and to a lesser degree Sierra Boggess' legit blend on Broadway, became synonymous with the ...


  10. James Corden and the voice behind The Little Mermaid have signed on for Wreck-It Ralph 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Evening Times

    James Corden is apparently taking his comedy chops to Disney - where he is joining the voice cast of Wreck-It Ralph 2. He will reportedly join Jodi Benson, a name you may not recognise but a voice you definitely will, as the woman behind Ariel in the classic Disney film The Little Mermaid and Barbie in the Toy Story films. Jodi captioned this picture: "So very honoured to be working with Oscar nominated & Golden Globe winners Rich Moore & Clark Spencer back at my original home, Walt Disney Animation Studios in LA, feeling so incredibly blessed & thankful."


  11. Sid's Family Film Series presents Thumbelina on Jan. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... featuring the voice talents of Carol Channing, John Hurt, Charo, Gilbert Gottfried, and more. Thumbelina (Jodi Benson) thinks she is the only tiny person in the whole world, but when she meets Prince Cornelius (Gary Imhoff), the prince of the ...


  12. High school bands take spotlight at Walt Disney World ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... Theatre at Epcot, performing as part of a traditional mass choir joined by a 50-piece live orchestra along with Jodi Benson, the voice of Ariel in "The Little Mermaid," narrating the story of Christmas during the Candlelight Precession on Dec. 27. ...