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DIS Unplugged Podcast – 02/04/14 – Orlando Show

DIS Unplugged Podcast – 02/04/14 – Orlando Show

| February 4, 2014 | Reply

In this week’s show Disney Cruise Line takes top honors in Conde Nast Traveler Magazine, Disneyland Paris enlists the help of a famous chef for a new Ratatouille attraction, and ‘Frozen’ continues to make headlines at the box office… this time with a sing along version of the film. Plus later on we discuss what [...]

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DIS Unplugged Podcast – 01/14/14 – Orlando Show

DIS Unplugged Podcast – 01/14/14 – Orlando Show

| January 14, 2014 | 1 Reply

In this week’s show Disney and LucasFilm have announced a new Star Wars animated series, ground has been broken for Avatar land, and we have news about the Four Seasons Resort opening at Walt Disney World. Plus we’re joined by Aaron DelPrince and Chris Walthers who are sharing with us there experience at the Disney [...]

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DIS Unplugged Podcast – 10/15/13 – Orlando Show

DIS Unplugged Podcast – 10/15/13 – Orlando Show

| October 15, 2013 | 3 Replies

In this week’s show, guests are stuck on a Universal Orlando attraction for three hours, Escape From Tomorrow opens to a lackluster turnout, and details and artwork is released for Animal Kingdom’s newest addition, AVATAR land. Then, the team is joined by Senior Theme Park Reporter from the Orlando Sentinel, Dewayne Bevil, to discuss what’s [...]

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Orlando Theme Parks:  An Amazing but Silent Period of Growth

Orlando Theme Parks: An Amazing but Silent Period of Growth

| December 17, 2011 | 3 Replies

Hey!  <Shake…shake…shake> wake up!   <Tap…tap…tap> come over here, there’s something we need to talk about.  I’m not sure everyone is aware of what’s going on, but we need to get something out on the table.  Sometimes things can happen under the radar and we aren’t even aware of it, but that’s not going to happen [...]

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Lead Imagineer and Hawaiian Joe Rohde Discusses Disney’s Aulani

Lead Imagineer and Hawaiian Joe Rohde Discusses Disney’s Aulani

| October 25, 2011 | 2 Replies

In August, Disney opened its first hotel outside mainland USA not associated with a theme park.  Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa is a stand-alone Disney Vacation Club property located in Hawaii.  Walt Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde was one of the lead designers of the new resort, and took time to talk with the DIS Unplugged about [...]

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Disney Announces Avatar Themed Land Coming to Animal Kingdom

Disney Announces Avatar Themed Land Coming to Animal Kingdom

| September 20, 2011 | 9 Replies

A surprise came from Burbank, CA when Disney Parks announced a partnership with Fox Entertainment and James Cameron to bring the world of Avatar to the Disney themeparks worldwide.  The first such venture will be an Avatar themed land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World with construction to commence in 2013.  Continue after [...]

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