Time FrameSeptember 15, 2019
Rumor StatusIn Development
UP! A Great Bird Adventure is expected to receive additional script updates. The show opened on April 22, 2019 and received a script update on September 4, 2018. Additional script changes are expected to take place during an upcoming refurbishment from September 8-14, 2019.
July 8, 2019: On the latest episode of the Disney Dish podcast, Jim Hill mentions that if the upcoming script changes aren't successful, Disney will consider using the newly acquired Fox property Rio as part of a future show change.
July 5, 2019: UP! A Great Bird Adventure will be closed from September 8 - September 14, 2019. It is unknown if any changes will take place during this closure but WDWNT.com is reporting that additional script changes are coming to the show.
The show previously received re-writes in September of 2018.
September 4, 2018: An updated version of the show debuted today.
August 22, 2018: WDWMagic.com is also reporting that UP! A Great Bird Adventure will receive script updates led by Marsha Jackson-Randolph and Michael Jung. WDWMagic.com user Magic Feather is reporting that the script re-write is expected to be done by the holidays.
August 22, 2018: WDWNT.com is reporting that UP! A Great Bird Adventure is expected to receive script updates. The show debuted in April and has been allegedly met with mixed reviews.