Petition Presented to Disney for Down-Syndrome Princess

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Disney has not shied away from characters with disabilities, and they have risen to create princesses with diversity of appearance, background, and goals.  But there's not a princess or a character to whom children with Down syndrome can relate. October is Down syndrome awareness month, and some mothers in the San Francisco Bay area are collecting signatures for a petition they intend to present to the Walt Disney Company at the end of the month.Keston Ott-Dahl's 15 month old daughter, … [Read more...]





Under the Sea: Journey of the Little Mermaid will Close for Refurbishment

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Under the Sea - Journey to the Little Mermaid at Walt Disney World has been around for barely 2 years and word is it will be closed for refurbishment starting Feb 2nd and ending March 6, 2015. Sadly this will happen during my mini-vacation. Hopefully you can plan your vacation around these dates, if this ride is a must do for you.It is said that there will be additions to the ride similar to the ones that were made to the same attraction in Disneyland last year. If you will be at Disney … [Read more...]





Star Wars Rebels Interview and Press Conference

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Star Wars Rebels Press Conference was held in Beverly Hills to promote the new  the new Disney Series Premiere  which starts this Monday, October 13, 2014 on Disney XD.  (check local channel for time) . The series is set between the events that happened in Star Wars Episodes III and IV.The press conference began with a visit from R2-D2 and C3-PO who entertained us while waiting for the event to begin.  In attendance at the conference were  Freddie Prinze Jr. (“Kanan”), Tiya Sircar … [Read more...]





Danny Elfman Reads from ‘Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas’ at Haunted Mansion Holiday in Disneyland Park

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Musician and composer Danny Elfman stopped by Disneyland recently to record a special reading from “Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas.”Danny Elfman created the film’s music and also provided the singing voice for Jack Skellington and has been a collaborator with Tim Burton for a long time.Mr. Elfman has 4 Oscar nominations and will be performing a live concert which will include music from several Tim Burton movies in the Los Angeles area in the next few weeks.Enjoy the … [Read more...]





Star Wars Rebels New Series on Disney XD

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"Star Wars Rebels",  the new Disney Series Premiere starts this Monday, October 13, 2014 on Disney XD.  (check local channel for time) . The series is set between the events that happened in Star Wars Episodes III and IV.The Evil Galactic Empire's grip on the Galaxy is getting tighter. Imperial forces have occupied the planet and a crew of the Starship "Ghost" are some of the few brave enough to stand up and fight the Empire. The crew includes:Cowboy Jedi Kanan Jarrus (Freddie … [Read more...]