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Mickey Mouse spotted in London with real life Roadster Racer

Mickey Mouse has been spotted out and about on the streets of London with his new Roadster Racer from the brand new animated series, Mickey and the Roadster Racers, on Disney Junior and DisneyLife. The animated series follows Mickey and pals – Minnie Mouse, Donald… Read More »Mickey Mouse spotted in London with real life Roadster Racer

Disney Theatrical Debuts “Shakespeare in Love” in London

After it’s debut this week, audiences and critics have showered Disney’s newest stage production, “Shakespeare in Love,” with high praise. The play is an adaption of the 1998 movie of the same name and has just opened in London’s West End theater district. Here’s the… Read More »Disney Theatrical Debuts “Shakespeare in Love” in London

Diagon Alley – Harry Potter Photo Update from Universal Orlando

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After Comcast’s CEO made it clear yesterday that Universal plans to challenge Disney for a larger slice of the Orlando travel market, it makes sense to check in on the progress of Universal Orlando’s next salvo in the theme park wars – the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley expansion.

It’s 2014. At some point this year, Universal plans to open Diagon Alley to teems of Harry Potter fans young and old. They’re definitely making progress.

The London facade that faces into the park is absolutely huge. You can’t even see much of the Diagon Alley area beind those walls, but it’s big too. But the real giant of the bunch is the show building for the Gringott’s bank attraction. That will disappear behind theming, I hope, although you can see a little bit of it poking through right now.

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Disney to bring Shakespeare in Love to London Stage

While Disney Theatrical got its start in Stage Musicals, they will be breaking the mold with their next production. Disney will bring the Oscar winning 1998 film Shakespeare in Love to the West End of London, known for theater and dining, with the help of… Read More »Disney to bring Shakespeare in Love to London Stage

Rapunzel spotted all over London

On October 2nd, Rapunzel will be welcomed into the Disney Princess Court at Kensington Palace in London. In a very fun PR performance from Disney, Rapunzel has been spotted in several well known areas around the city of London in preparation for her big day.… Read More »Rapunzel spotted all over London

Win a trip to London for Rapunzel’s Royal Celebration

Here’s your chance to be part of the magic! On October 2nd, Rapunzel will be welcomed into the Disney Princess Court at Kensington Palace in London. Disney is offering a contest called “Your Princess Moment – The Story Begins With You.” Fans age 12 and… Read More »Win a trip to London for Rapunzel’s Royal Celebration

A New Direction for the Disney Store

The Disney Store has made an announcement that might come as a shock. While many retailers are closing down stores left and right, Disney Store SVP Paul Gainer gave a presentation at a recent retail industry convention in Las Vegas saying that Disney plans to… Read More »A New Direction for the Disney Store