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Star Wars to Invade Australia

Lucas Licensing has signed Sole Entertainment to produce official Star Wars live experiences at shopping malls in Australia this year. The events support this month's release of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace in 3D.The program will offer light sa

The program will offer light saber training, character appearances and activities, featuring products such as Hasbro light sabers and LEGO bricks. Children will be able to receive photos, videos and certificates to document their participation.

"These experiences are a great way for kids to live out the dream of being a Jedi Knight," says Anita Castellar, global licensing manager, Lucas Licensing. “Generations of kids have imagined themselves in the Star Wars galaxy through toys and games, and these mall events add to that with costumed characters and other fun activities."

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