Nickelodeon pays homage to Alice in Wonderland with a brand-new Dora the Explorer primetime special, “Dora in Wonderland,” premiering Monday, March 10.
Nickelodeon pays tribute to the iconic Alice in Wonderland, and takes preschoolers on a musical adventure, in the brand-new Dora the Explorer primetime special, “Dora in Wonderland,” premiering Monday, March 10, at 7 p.m. (ET/PT). In the hour-long special, when Abuela’s kitties run through a magic mirror, Dora, Boots and all their friends travel through the magical, mixed-up world of Wonderland to catch up to them. Along the way, they come across a Mad Hatter (Mel Brooks), Rabbit (Alan Cumming), Cheshire Cat (Jewel) and the Queen of Hearts (Sara Ramirez) -- all while watching out for the Knave of Hearts (Swiper).
Emmy Award-winning Dora the Explorer continues to be the most watched preschool show on TV drawing 81.7M total viewers and 12.2M preschoolers in 2013. Nickelodeon is currently the number-one rated cable network among K2-5 with five of its preschool series (Paw Patrol, Bubble Guppies, Team Umizoomi, Dora the Explorer, Peter Rabbit) ranked in the top 10 on all TV.
NickJr.com—Nickelodeon’s award-winning website for parents and preschoolers—is being transformed into a Wonderland for Dora fans! Visit Dora the Explorer online to print a free 26-page Dora coloring book, watch Dora the Explorer episodes, play Dora games, and sing along to Dora in Wonderland music videos. Between March 3-10, kids can search for the White Rabbit on NickJr.com, who will lead them to a secret surprise!
Jennifer Wolfe is Director of News & Content at Animation World Network.