Ariana Greenblatt: 5 Things To Know About The Disney Star, 11, On ‘DWTS: Juniors’ – Daily News
Ariana Greenblatt is a contestant on the very first season of ‘Dancing With The Stars: Juniors.’ Here’s everything you need to know about the actress! Season one of Dancing With The Stars: Juniors finally premieres on Oct. 7, and that means we’ll get to see Ariana Greenblatt on the dance floor! The 11-year-old is competing on the show against other young stars like Honey Boo Boo, Mackenzie Ziegler, Sky Brown and more. Ariana is partnered with rising dance star, Artyon Celestine, and they are being mentored by Brandon Armstrong, who is currently competing on season 27 of Dancing With The Stars with Tinashe. Get to know more about Ariana here! 1. Why is she famous? Ariana is an actress who plays Daphne Diaz on the Disney Channel show Stuck In the Middle. She has starred in nearly 60 episodes of the series, which debuted in 2016. Additionally, she starred in A Bad Moms Christmas, alongside Mila Kunis and Kristen Bell, and played a young Gamora in Avengers: Infinity War. Ariana’s first professional acting role was in a 2015 episode of Liv & Maddie on the Disney Channel. 2. She’s starring alongside some A-list stars in an upcoming film. Ariana recently wrapped filming of the movie The One and Only Ivan, which features a gorilla and elephant attempting to escape captivity as the gorilla attempts to piece together his past. Bryan Cranston also stars in the movie, while Angelina Jolie, Sam Rockwell, Helen Mirren and Danny DeVito voice characters for the film. 3. She supported relief efforts after Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. Despite just being a pre-teen, Ariana was vocal on social media about helping in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, which hit Puerto Rico in 2017. She urged fans to spread the word about the 100 Roofs organization one year after the storm. 4. She’s always loved dancing. In addition to acting, Ariana loves dancing, and she took her first dance class when she was just two years old. Clearly, ballroom dancing will be a whole new ballgame, though! 5. She has a brother. Ariana has one older brother named Gavin.
Disney World is making major changes to the way they price their theme park tickets. Beginning October 16, customers booking theme park tickets to the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando will see prices based on the dates they’re looking to visit rather than prices that vary by park, as has been the case in the past, the company announced via an official blog post and video. Whether this practice makes tickets generally more or less expensive for buyers remains to be seen. For the first time ever, Disney is also offering seasonal pricing for multi-day tickets, and the tickets will be priced differently based on the exact date visitors want to use them. If they want to book with flexible dates, they’ll pay more. RELATED: Disney World Is Offering Princess Makeovers to Adults Who Want to Fulfill Their Childhood Dreams “Our new online vacation-planning destination offers several new tools designed to simplify the booking experience for guests and help them easily customize their visit based on their unique needs and interests,” Jacquee Wahler, a spokesperson for Walt Disney World Resort tells PEOPLE in a statement. “As we continue to expand by adding world-class attractions and amazing entertainment, we also are introducing date-based tickets and pricing, which gives guests tailored choices and better allows us to spread attendance throughout the year to improve the guest experience.” Changes to multi-day tickets are coming too. Currently, customers who purchase multi-day tickets aren’t stuck with exact dates on which they need to be used, but customers must use them on consecutive days within an agreed upon 14-day period. Under the new system, visitors who purchase a three-day pass will have a five-day window within which to use it, for a four-day ticket, they have six days, and so on. If it all sounds a little confusing, the Disney Parks Mom’s Panel is there to help. Tips from the elite group of layperson Disney pros are sprinkled throughout the booking process. The blog post also announces that Disney will offer customers the use of an interactive online calendar that shows them which dates each month are priced the lowest, and tips will pop up at the bottom of the screen to show guests which months and dates have the cheapest pricing options. RELATED: Toy Story Land Is Here! 5 Hidden Gems at Disney’s Awww-Inspiring New Destination The new pricing strategy is not surge pricing, according to a representative for the company. Instead, it’s meant to be an extension of their current seasonal pricing strategy, as the ticket prices will be preset based on park demand and will not fluctuate based on how many people book tickets for a period of time. Exact ticket prices won’t be released until October 16, but the Disney rep tells PEOPLE that one-day park tickets will range from $109-$129 pre-tax. They are currently $102-$129 per day. Disney World is Majorly Changing How They Price Tickets: What to Know Before You Book – News today