Disclosure: My family and I were provided with complementary tickets to the show in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own.
Believing is just the beginning when dreamers from Loveland witness the empowering tales of Disney’s most courageous leading ladies told through artistic skating and acrobatics in Disney On Ice presents Dream Big. Audiences are invited to join eight Disney Princesses – Ariel, Belle, Cinderella, Rapunzel, Tiana, Jasmine, Aurora and Snow White – as they embark on incredible adventures, determined to make their dreams come true. In addition, experience the sisterly love that has captivated millions as Disney’s Frozen is brought to life on the icy stage.
Through enchanted pixie-dust, Tinker Bell takes audiences on a journey of beloved Disney tales. Make a splash with the fearless dreamer Ariel as she yearns to explore life above the waves. Watch Rapunzel, Cinderella and Belle as they learn about the power to make their own magic. Travel to the wintry world of Arendelle with sisters Anna and Elsa and the hilarious snowman Olaf from Disney’s Frozen as they learn that true love is the greatest magic of all. Be there to discover a whole new world with the daring Jasmine, and join Snow White, Aurora and Tiana as they remind you that strength and kindness go hand-in-hand. High-flying jumps, daring acrobatics, breathtaking skating and lovable Disney friends make Disney On Ice presents Dream Big an experience your family will never forget!
Budweiser Events Center Loveland Colorado Performance Schedule:
Thursday, March 30: 7:00 PM
Friday, March 31: 7:00 PM
Saturday, April 1: 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM
Sunday, April 2: 1:00 PM, 5:00 PM
Budweiser Events Center Loveland Colorado
5290 Arena Circle
Loveland, CO 80538
Disney On Ice presents Dream Big will be performing in Loveland at the Budweiser Events Center Thursday, March 30 – Sunday, April 2, 2017.
We are really excited to be attending the performance that Erika Craven will be performing in. She is a native of Fort Collins Colorado! Love supporting our local celebs!
What age did you begin skating?
I started skating at age four.
I started skating because my brother had begun to play hockey and as a little sister I wanted to do everything he was doing. As soon as my feet touched the ice a life-long passion was born.
What are some of your industry achievements (competitions/awards/tests)?
I am a double gold medalist (Passed my Senior level free skate and moves tests). I also have placed in the National Artistic Showcase and earned the ISCFC Sportsmanship Award.
Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Are there any cities/towns you have a close connection to? (i.e. family vacations, place you grew up in, etc.)
I was born in Klamath Falls, OR, and I went to school in upstate NY. I have family in Chicago and Seattle.
Did you train/perform at a hometown club or studio? If so, where?
Ice Skating Club of Fort Collins
If so, who was your coach/instructor?
Heidi and Paul Thibert, Gordon Harrison, Shelby Lyons
What high school/college did you attend? If applicable, what degree did you receive?
I attended Rocky Mountain High School (CO) and Hamilton College (NY) where I received my B.A. degree.
What year did you join Feld Entertainment?
What Feld production are you currently skating in?
Disney On Ice presents Dream Big
In what other Feld productions have you performed?
Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream, Disney On Ice presents Princesses & Heroes
Where did you audition?
What did you do prior to joining Feld Entertainment?
I was in college at Hamilton College in Clinton, NY. I graduated in 2014.
What countries have you traveled to while working for Feld Entertainment?
I have traveled to the U.S., Canada, U.A.E., Qatar, Peru, Panama, Brazil, Argentina, and Chile.