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Rivers of Light to open on Earth Day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Although we’ve known for some time that Disney’s Animal Kingdom was shooting for April 22nd, aka Earth Day, as the official opening for “Rivers of Light,” the new water and light pageant that is coming to a newly constructed stadium around Discovery River, it is… Read More »Rivers of Light to open on Earth Day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Platinum Pinocchio on Display in Atlanta, GA

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Disney has some up with a great way to celebrate the release of the new “Platinum Edition” DVD for the 70th Anniversary of Walt Disney’s Classic Animated Feature Pinocchio, they’re making Pinocchio himself out of platinum.

The puppet, designed by LA puppetry artist Bob Baker, will be on display at the Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta, GA for the next two months.

Click below the cut for the full press release:

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Muppets return to TV, woo hoo!

This August 3rd, set your DVRs to the Disney Channel to record “Studio DC: Almost Live.” The Muppets look to return to form in a half-hour, music-filled sketch comedy show that will feature many of The Disney Channels current slate of stars, as well as… Read More »Muppets return to TV, woo hoo!

Behind the Scenes at Turtle Talk with Crush

Disney’s Living Character Initiative combines computer animation, video games, puppeteering, and themed design with the goal of totally involving the audience in the manufactured world through new levels of interaction. One of LCI’s earlier appearances in Disney’s theme parks was as part of “Turtle Talk… Read More »Behind the Scenes at Turtle Talk with Crush