In the news this week, a man jumps from the Mickey & Friends parking structure, a surprise election upset could mean changes in the Anaheim City council, and Cars Land goes solar, plus Michael Bowling begins his look at Disneyland of the 1990s, including the opening of Mickey’s Toontown and the premier of Fantasmic. To [...]
Tag: Lion King
In this week’s show, the team discusses this week’s Disneyland news, plus Michael discusses artist Tyrus Wong’s involvement with the art and animation of “Bambi” and Nancy explores healthier dining options in Downtown Disney. To get in touch with the Disneyland team, check out our contact page. Listen/Download News, Housekeeping, Rapidfire, Thread of the Week [...]
The beat of the drum. The hustle and bustle of a busy marketplace surrounded by crumbling, sand-colored buildings. The crunch of a leaf and the caw of a bird in the distance. It’s morning, and the city of Harambe is awake and alive with energy. Villagers weave in and out of the thatched roof huts [...]
Photo gallery of the Lion King suites I may have found a new favorite resort at Walt Disney World. We spent last weekend in the new Lion King Suites at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort. We had previously stayed in the Cars Family Suites in June 2012.
On Friday, September 16, 2011 Walt Disney Studios re-released “The Lion King” to theaters in 3D for a special two week run prior to the Blu-Ray release on October 4th. It’s been nearly 10 years since the film was in theaters, and I’m looking forward to my children seeing it for the first time on the big [...]
It was a Saturday morning – hot as the sun on the Savannah. Animal Kingdom hot. It set the mood, as Disney’s El Capitan Theatre, in Hollywood, was transformed into the Serengeti for the premiere of The Lion King 3D. I was invited to work the green grass carpet and give you interviews with some notable names, [...]
Soundsational? Is that actually a word, and, if it is, what does that word mean to you? Well Disneyland feels that the “Sound” of its famous music creates the basis for a “Sensational” parade, so if it wasn’t a real word before, Disneyland has made it one now! We were on hand for the first two [...]