Pack up your light sabers, round up your fellow Jedi, and set a course for the next mega Star Wars fan event – Celebration 2019. While it may seem that the US Star Wars Celebration events only alternate between Anaheim and Orlando, this one will… Read More »Star Wars Celebration 2019 will be held in Chicago
There’s this fake movie poster going around that makes it look Disney is remaking a Bedknobs and Broomsticks movie with Kate Winslet in the role once held by Angela Lansbury. A quick trip to Snopes reveals it’s just a fan-made movie poster, not a real… Read More »Bedknobs and Broomsticks Musical launching in Chicago
Discover the science and technology behind “Toy Story,” “A Bug’s Life,” “Finding Nemo,” and more timeless Pixar films in The Science Behind Pixar. The interactive exhibit showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring… Read More »The Science Behind Pixar exhibit moving to Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago
Aladdin the Musical has been a huge success since opening on Broadway in 2014. Beyond Broadway, productions are also running in Germany and Tokyo. Plus there have been productions planned for London and Australia. Disney Theatrical just announced that the United States is getting a… Read More »Disney’s Aladdin musical to begin national tour in 2017
The fundraising campaign for phase 2 of the effort to restore Walt Disney’s birthplace is nearing its end. There are just 4 days left and the campaign is almost at its goal of $40,000. With your help they can finish the exterior restoration of the… Read More »Walt Disney Birthplace: Last Week for phase 2 fundraising campaign!
Back in 2006 someone put Walt Disney’s childhood home in Chicago on ebay. It didn’t sale and has been off and on the market ever since. This is the home Walt’s father built with his own hands and Walt Disney himself was born in, yet… Read More »Walt Disney’s Chicago Home Still For Sale
Disney fans with cash to spare have a chance to own some unique history – the home where Walt Disney was born. Walt Disney’s father Elias built the Tripp Avenue two-story house himself in 1892. Walt Disney was born in an upstairs bedroom in 1901.… Read More »Walt Disney’s Chicago Birthplace still for sale