Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi set to receive prestigious TEA Thea Award
TEA’s prestigious Thea Awards reinforces the value of experience design and themed entertainment approaches to engaging people worldwide.
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 25 November 2019: Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi, the world’s first ever Warner Bros. branded indoor theme park, was named by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) as the winner of this year’s Thea Award for Outstanding Achievement - Theme Park. The TEA Thea Award, which is regarded as an internationally recognized symbol of excellence in the themed entertainment industry, will be formally presented at the 26th Annual TEA Thea Awards Gala on 18 April 2020 in Anaheim, California.
Commenting on the achievement, Don Strickler, General Manager of Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi said, “We are honored to be receiving this prestigious award from an association like TEA that recognizes distinction in the theme parks industry. The award exemplifies the highest standards of excellence in creating compelling places and experiences. Home to six immersive lands inspired by legendary Warner Bros. characters, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi strives to provide guests from all over the world with an experience like no other.”
TEA Thea Awards bring recognition to achievement, talent and personal excellence within the themed entertainment industry. TEA’s prestigious Thea Awards reinforces the value of experience design and themed entertainment approaches to engaging people worldwide.
Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi stands as one of the world’s largest indoor theme parks to date, home to a truly unparalleled fan experience on account of its authentically themed atmosphere and fan favorite DC Super Heroes including Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman as well as Warner Bros. Animated characters from Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera such as Bugs Bunny, Tom and Jerry, and Scooby-Doo.
Since opening its doors in July 2018, the one-of-a-kind theme park has received worldwide critical acclaim, even named amongst TIME Magazine’s World’s 100 Greatest Places and Theme Park Insider’s Best Theme Park within months of operations. The Park has also been recognized with prestigious industry accolades including Best Theme Park, Best Day Out and Best New Leisure/Entertainment Concept at the MENALAC awards in addition to the Middle East’s Leading Tourist Attraction for 2019 at the World Travel Awards.
About Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi:
Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi is one of the world’s largest indoor theme parks, delivering an unparalleled fan experience. While at the park, guests are transported to six truly immersive lands, including DC’s Metropolis and Gotham City, Cartoon Junction, Bedrock, Dynamite Gulch and Warner Bros. Plaza, and enjoy 29 state-of-the-art exhilarating rides, interactive family-friendly attractions and unique live entertainment. From the action and adrenaline-fueled adventures of DC Super Heroes to the wacky and wonderful world of Looney Tunes, this captivating and interactive new experience brings together some of the world’s most iconic characters and stories under one roof for the first time in the region including: Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman as well as Bugs Bunny, Scooby-Doo, Tom and Jerry and The Flintstones, among others.
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