Recently there has been a petition requesting Disney to “stop casting white people for roles that require real people of color”. As a BIPOC woman (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) following this topic for years, my immediate response was a passionate variation of “YES. Thank you, duh, of course.” But then I really got to
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Just like newborns, theme parks have their own set of firsts. This year, Shanghai Disneyland is celebrating its first Chinese New Year. Preparations are being made all over the park, including new guidemaps, decorations, and more. A Theme Park University reader recently sent me these photos, so I figured I would share them with you.
Shanghai Disneyland is easily the most detailed of any Disney Magic Kingdom on the planet. If you’re a person who loves going to theme parks searching for Hidden Mickeys, little known trivia or even subtle stories scattered around the environment, then look no further than Mickey Avenue. Today, we technically aren’t going to go down
We are back with yet another captivating video from Shanghai Disneyland! This time it’s not from an attraction, but from an incredible quick service restaurant at the end of Mickey Avenue called Mickey and Pals Cafe. This restaurant is filled with dozens of references to Disney characters, from themed dining rooms to unique murals and
Recently images of Disney characters moonlighting as other Walt Disney World Cast Members started popping up all over social media. I decided to reach out to the artist known as “Joey Draws” to see what inspires him. His art is featured all throughout this article. Enjoy! Josh Young: How long have you been drawing and what