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Discovery Island
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Live show
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( Confirmed )

Although Rivers of Light is the most exciting night-time to debut at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in 2016, there is another, smaller show that complements it, too. Tree of Life Awakenings is performed nightly as the sun sets and uses elaborate projections as well as music and dance to bring the Tree of Life literally to life each night.

During the show the park icon undergoes extraordinary "awakenings" as the animal spirits are brought to life by magical fireflies that open a "window" into the body of the tree, allowing guests to see the colorful stories of wonder and enchantment contained within.


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