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The Jedi Training Academy is a show at Disney's Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World. Sixteen or more children are chosen from the audience as Jedi Younglings to participate in a training session by the Jedi Master. They are provided training lightsabers and Jedi robes. As the master completes the instruction of a simple combination of lightsaber attacks to the children, Darth Vader, Darth Maul, and a pair of stormtroopers appear. Each Jedi trainee faces off in turn with either Maul or Vader until the villains retreat back to the stage, outnumbered. (There was, however, one viral instance of an 8-year-old girl who, rather than fighting Darth Vader, instead opted to join the dark side with him, and was subsequently led to "the Sith Training Academy" by the understandably flummoxed Jedi Master.) The children, now Padawans, are congratulated on their mastering of the Force by Yoda, then return the training lightsabers and robe, and are given a diploma for their participation. A duplicate version of the interactive show also occurs daily as a standalone event at the Tomorrowland Terrace in Disneyland.

The Jedi Training Academy show is rumored to be redesigned into a more elaborate and extended show, at the former location of Sounds Dangerous! after the attraction closes in 2012. This rumored version of the Jedi Training Academy will presumably feature an Audio-Animatronic Yoda interacting through a Dagobah-themed set. In an interview with D23 magazine, regarding the planning stages of future Star Wars attractions, George Lucas said, "I'd love to see more Star Wars rides at Disney parks."

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