Welcome to Disney Debate!
Over the next 11 weeks, we’ll discuss each of the “official” Disney princesses. Read the information and question below and then use the comments section to join the debate. Engage with people’s comments by replying to them, and add your own points by creating a new comment. Comments must be civil to be included.
WEEK 3: AURORA
Aurora (from Sleeping Beauty) is often considered one of the most passive Disney princesses. She spends only 18 minutes on screen, delivers almost no spoken dialogue, and falls asleep awaiting rescue.
Is Aurora really the main character of Sleeping Beauty? If not, who is? And, if so, is she more than just a passive damsel in distress?