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Return to Narnia this Christmas as Regent Street’s festive activities celebrate the cinema release of The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
World famous shopping destination Regent Street, London, W1 is pleased to announce this year’s Christmas lights will have a Narnian-theme to celebrate the eagerly anticipated release of the 3-D family blockbuster movie, THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER.
On Tuesday 9 November 2010 from 5pm there will be fun and entertainment for all the family, culminating with the countdown to the all-important switch-on moment when the skies will be lit to herald the start of the Christmas season. Hosted by Jamie Theakston & Harriet Scott from London’s Heart 106.2, the full line-up of stars attending the event will be announced shortly.
After the event shoppers can take time to experience the recently opened flagship shops along Regent Street; Gant, National Geographic, Ferrari, Banana Republic, Armani Exchange and Anthropologie next to British heritage brands, Jaeger, Aquascutum, Liberty, Burberry and Penhaligon’s. For a relaxed lunch or post switch-on drinks why not visit the Regent Street food quarters in Swallow Street and Heddon Street. Enjoy lunch or dinner whilst taking in a roof top view book a table at Aqua and experience either Japanese (Aqua Kyoto) or Spanish (Aqua Nueva) cuisine.
Released on 9 December 2010 and for the first time in digital 3D, the magic and adventure of Narnia returns to the big screen with THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER. Directed by Michael Apted, this exciting new chapter in the Narnia saga reunites Georgie Henley and Skandar Keynes with Ben Barnes (Dorian Gray). Joining them on their fantastical journey is Will Poulter (Son of Rambow). Liam Neeson (The A-Team) plays the voice of Aslan, while Simon Pegg (Star Trek) voices the valiant ‘warrior mouse’ Reepicheep.
David Shaw, Head of Regent Street Portfolio at The Crown Estate said:
‘The world famous Regent Street lights this year will again launch the festive season and will attract thousands of UK and international shoppers to the street. The Twentieth Century Fox film, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is our special Christmas partner and is creating a spectacular Christmas display with Regent Street.’
THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER will be released in cinemas in digital 3D and 2D nationwide by Twentieth Century Fox and Walden Media on December 9, 2010