As Anthem of the Seas, the second Quantum-class ship in Royal Caribbean's fleet, gears up for its arrival in New York, the line has announced the addition of new Kung Fu Panda, Shrek and Madagascar characters as part of expanded entertainment offerings onboard the vessel.
Po of "Kung Fu Panda;" Shrek, Fiona and Puss In Boots of "Shrek;" and Alex the Lion, Gloria the Hippo, King Julien and the Penguins from "Madagascar " will be joining Anthem of the Seas when it begins sailing from its homeport of Cape Liberty Cruise Port in Bayonne, NJ.
Guests on Anthem can enjoy events and activities based on DreamWorks Animation's popular feature-film characters, including a DreamWorks Character breakfast in the main dining room, "meet and greet" experiences throughout the day, as well as photo ops. Royal Caribbean's younger guests can enjoy a lineup of activities, games and adventures rooted in the popular DreamWorks Animation films at the complimentary Adventure Ocean youth program. Additionally, guests can watch the latest DreamWorks Animation films at the ship’s movie theater or on a dedicated DreamWorks TV channel in their stateroom.
Other entertainment options onboard Anthem of the Seas include Two70, a multi-level great room that showcases experiences created by the singers and dancers of Royal Caribbean Productions, who meld music and special effects with Vistarama – video projections on floor to ceiling windows spanning across 270 degrees at the aft of the ship.
In addition, the Royal Theater is home to Royal Caribbean’s two headlining shows, the musical “We Will Rock You” and an original production created exclusively for Anthem, “The Gift.”
Anthem of the Seas will sail out of New York Harbor from its new homeport of Cape Liberty Cruise Port in Bayonne, N.J. from November 10, 2015.