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WDWNT: The Magazine – Un Jour à Disneyland Paris

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Un Jour à Disneyland Paris Michael Truskowski Bonjour et Bienvenue Most of my friends had always assumed that when I finally got married, the honeymoon would take place at Disney World. This really was not too much of a stretch when you think about how much of a Disney fan I am.  I have been [...]

WDWNT: The Magazine – Magical Memorium: Kitchen Kabaret & Food Rocks

Saturday, February 16th, 2013

Epcot Memorium: Kitchen Kabaret by Tom Corless The Kitchen Kabaret Revue was a 13-minute audio-animatronic show that was located inside The Land pavilion, premiering on October 1, 1982 with EPCOT Center. The host, Bonnie Appetite, introduced the various acts in a musical review and comedy format that advocated healthy eating and provided a basic primer [...]

WDWNT: The Magazine – “20 Years Running”

Saturday, February 9th, 2013

20 Years Running by Michael Truskowski When the Walt Disney World Marathon was first run in 1994, a few thousand runners took part. This year, for the 20th running of the race, over 20,000 took part in the 26.2 mile run. Not to mention the other 40,000 or so participants who participated in the weekend’s [...]

WDWNT: The Magazine – “Have You Tried… Spending A Whole Day Resort Hopping?”

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Have you tried… Spending a whole day resort hopping? by Katey McGregor Many of us know exactly how to spend an entire day in the parks.  Some know how to do all four parks in one day and still hit all the best stuff.  You know where to eat, where to play, and exactly how [...]

WDWNT: The Magazine – “What is Vinylmation?”

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

What is Vinylmation? by Brian Shapiro Always remember that this whole thing was started by a mouse.  I’m not quoting Walt Disney describing his company, I’m talking about Vinylmation!  When Vinylmation made its debut a few short years ago, the only platforms available were the three-inch and nine-inch Mickey Mouse shaped molds.  Shortly after, a [...]

WDWNT: The Magazine – “Marc Davis: Imagineering Master”

Sunday, January 27th, 2013

Marc Davis: Imagineering Master By Daniel Butcher   Everyday guests of the Walt Disney World Resort enjoy the efforts of largely unknown and unnamed Imagineers.  Imagineer Marc Davis began to impact theme parks years before Walt Disney dreamed of Disneyland.  Davis was a late comer to attraction design, working in animation when Disneyland opened.  From [...]

WDWNT: The Magazine – The LucasFilm Acquisition’s Impact to the Parks

Friday, January 25th, 2013

LucasFilm Acquisition– The Impact to the Parks by Nathan Bradley Hello Humans! Wow have we hit the jackpot…It’s a match made in heaven: Disney and Star Wars…errr I mean LucasFilm (but mostly Star Wars).  Bob Iger, who is responsible for the acquisitions of Pixar, The Muppets, Marvel, and now Lucasfilm, is going to go down as [...]

WDWNT: The Magazine – “Escape from Casey Jr.” by Daniel Butcher

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Escape from Casey Jr. By Daniel Butcher You will probably find me strange.  It has been my dream to experience a significant evacuation from a Disney attraction.  I am convinced that it would be exciting and a cherished memory!  Seriously, how cool would it be to be walked off from Space Mountain with the lights on?  [...]

WDWNT: The Magazine – To Our Readers

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

When issue 19 of the magazine was released, the Letter from the Editor included a note that the magazine staff was taking a short break, and would use the downtime to consider improvements to the magazine. During that time, the magazine team considered many different options. Now the break is over, and I’m thrilled to [...]

WDWNT: The Magazine Issue 18 Released

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

We are pleased to announce the release of issue 18 of WDWNT: The Magazine.  It’s that time of year when the kids are returning to school, and the Orlando locals are returning to the parks.  At WDWNT: The Magazine, we like to spend this time of year reminiscing about the past and then thinking about [...]

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