Time for a Julie news update!
Julie recently attended the Publicist Awards Luncheon to present an award to Arlene Ludwig who was celebrating fifty years at Disney Studios.
Her dear friend, Carol Burnett, was also there to pickup a Lifetime Achievement Award.
And on March 18th, Julie will be honored by the Professional Dancer Society
Julie’s media presence will really kick up when National Princess Week beings on April 23rd. For those not in the know, National Princess Week is an initiative set up by Dame Julie, Target, and Disney to promote the Princess in every little girl. And to sell merchandise…
She will be at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
on April 21st and 22nd.
Also during National Princess Week, Julie and her daughter Emma will release the latest book in the bestselling Very Fairy Princess
series, The Very Fairy Princess: Here Comes the Flower Girl!
We can expect more appearances and book signings to be announced as the time comes.
Also on the schedule, The Princess Diaries
: Two-Movie Collection Blu-Ray has been announced and is scheduled for release on May 15th. Three more books have been announced for the end of the year, Julie Andrews’ Seasonal Treasury: Poems and Songs to Celebrate the Year
, a companion to Julie Andrews’ Collection of Poems, Songs, and Lullabies
, an additional Little Bo
book, Little Bo in London
, and another Very Fairy Princess
installment, The Very Fairy Princess: A Christmas Reader
. And don't forget, Julie is set to direct a musical adaptation of her book, The Great American Mousical
It’s shaping up to be quite a Julie-filled year!
Avatar and signature are Al Hirschfeld illustrations of Julie Andrews in Star!