An Immersive Barbie Experience Will Tour North America This Summer
Have you ever wished you could shrink down to 11.5 inches and experience the wonders of the dream house like a real doll? Or maybe it was a nightmare. Either way, one chance to make that vision a reality will be to travel to a city near you this summer, because the Barbie world toured North America for the first time.
“The Immersive Experience” is produced in collaboration by toy manufacturing giant Mattel and entertainment company Kilburn Live. He’ll debut this summer in Toronto (not Malibu), then put away all his pink gear and make stops in New York, Chicago, Dallas and other cities.
While you’re immersed in the world of the world’s most famous doll, you can walk the pink carpet and climb into boxes of life-size dolls, organized by themes such as ‘Western’ and ‘Fashionista’, to take many souvenir photos. and selfies on social networks. Other attractions as listed in People, features Barbie’s RV, complete with hammock, and career-specific areas you can occupy to imagine being Barbie news anchor, clothing designer, lab scientist and astronaut.
The piece de resistance, of course, is the dream home. The pool is fake, but the walk-in closets are filled with clothes from decades of Barbie fashion history.
There will also be an exhibit tracing the history of the iconic doll.
Although clearly designed to fulfill the fantasies of children who love to play with Barbies, World of Barbie is designed to appeal to doll fans and collectors of all ages.
“Step into Barbie’s real dream home, be transported to Malibu, sit in her motorhome,” said Mark Manuel, CEO of Kilburn Live. People, “there is no age limit for this.
“You also have an older generation that will cross over and be taken back to their childhood,” Manuel said.
Pricing has not been announced, but you can sign up for pre-sale ticket information on the Barbie World website.
Will you also find out what it is like to have no organs in your abdominal cavity, allowing you to reach the 18 inch waist what would Barbie have if she had been life-size? Will Ken find you by the pool with his shiny, perfectly hairless chest? There’s only one way to find out!