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WTF: A Mickey Mouse affair in North Korea

A first for Disney: Classic Disney characters performed on North Korean stages for the first time ever this weekend. The country’s new leader, Kim Jong Un, has a “grandiose plan to bring about a dramatic turn in the field of literature and arts this year,” according to the KCNA. The performance featured performers dancing around while dressed as Minnie Mouse, Tigger and other characters as footage from Disney movies were projected onto the backdrop.

Old Theater Discovered Over A Bodega In The East Village via Gothamist

Old Theater Discovered Over A Bodega In The East Village via Gothamist