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Composers of Disney’s Frozen premiere new musical

Congratulations to the Grammy, Tony & Oscar winning song-writing team of Bobby Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez who are debuting a new musical this week at the La Jolla Playhouse. “Up Here” is a musical that takes place entirely inside someone’s mind. It sounds similar to… Read More »Composers of Disney’s Frozen premiere new musical

Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration: An Overview

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My family and I just attended a media event for the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration, which is the fancy name given to Disneyland’s 60th anniversary. Spoiler alert: It’s fun! In addition to everything you have heard about the new “World of Color – Celebrate! The… Read More »Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration: An Overview

Art of Animation Resort Tour – Cars

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Today we complete our tour of Disney’s Art of Animation Resort. We had our first glimpse at the Finding Nemo section when the resort first opened. Recently we returned for a walking tour of the three other sections, The Lion King, The Little Mermaid and today we’ll visit Cars.

The Cars section is by far my favorite at the resort. It feels the most like you’re in the movie with life-size sets right out of Radiator Springs and nearly life-size cars right out of the movie. That probably explains why I took a ton of photos. There are just so many details, it takes a lot of photos to capture them all:

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New Poster for Pixar’s Finding Dory

While wandering through the The Magic of Disney Animation building at Disney’s Hollywood Studios I noticed that there was a new poster for Pixar’s “Finding Dory.” I’m a bit surprised by how dark & murky the feel is. But I am happy to see that… Read More »New Poster for Pixar’s Finding Dory

Disneyland’s Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage Lagoon an example of good water management

Disneyland’s Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage official reopened from a long refurbishment on September 27th. To accomplish the updates to the attraction’s scenes, rockwork and coral over 5 million gallons of water were drained from the lagoon. If you’re thinking that seems like a giant waste… Read More »Disneyland’s Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage Lagoon an example of good water management

Disney and Doctor Who Crossover Tees on Tee Fury today

Artist Karen Hallion, whose Steampunk Disney Princesses we profiled in 2011, and whose Disney Princess tshirt battle we highlighted before, obviously loves Disney. But did you know, she is also a Doctor Who fan. Her illustrations that mashup Disney and Doctor Who are some of my… Read More »Disney and Doctor Who Crossover Tees on Tee Fury today

Pixar Announces Finding Dory, Sequel to Finding Nemo

Update: Added video of Ellen DeGeneres announcement on her show: It should surprise absolutely no one that Pixar today officially announced a sequel to Finding Nemo. Andrew Stanton as much as said he was working on it in the post “John Carter” bro-haha. However, it… Read More »Pixar Announces Finding Dory, Sequel to Finding Nemo