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Latest podcast episodes about len testa

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
Disney Dish Episode 412: “Mirror, Mirror for Us All” takes up-close look at Disney theme parks

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 30, 2023 80:42


Len Testa & Jim Hill welcome two guests to this week's show: Christina Harrison from TouringPlans.com (who talks about the food items that can be found at the 2023 edition of Epcot's International Festival of the Arts) & Bethanee Bemis (museum specialist at the Smithsonian Museum of American History) Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Disney Dish Episode 412: “Mirror, Mirror for Us All” takes up-close look at Disney theme parks

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 30, 2023 80:42


Len Testa & Jim Hill welcome two guests to this week's show: Christina Harrison from TouringPlans.com (who talks about the food items that can be found at the 2023 edition of Epcot's International Festival of the Arts) & Bethanee Bemis (museum specialist at the Smithsonian Museum of American History) Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Rope Drop Radio: A Disney Travel Planning Podcast
RDR 350: Looking Back and Forward with Len Testa of TouringPlans

Rope Drop Radio: A Disney Travel Planning Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 27, 2023 38:20


We are joined today by Len Testa, the Master of Touring Plans, to discuss the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World. We will look at what was achieved and what was not, and also explore what the future holds for Disney's 100 year anniversary, including rumored plans. Get a quot today www.TouringPlans.com/Travel Support the show www.patreon.com/RopeDropRadio leave a review and subscribe for more  

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Disney Dish Episode 411: Looking back on the early days of DAK's Wild Africa Trek

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 23, 2023 54:28


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by sharing the dates for the 2023 edition of Epcot's International Flower & Garden Festival. They also discuss a new set of surveys which suggest that Disney officials are getting increasingly concerned about how many of the Company's formerly loyal customers seem to have soured on the Mouse. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
Disney Dish Episode 411: Looking back on the early days of DAK's Wild Africa Trek

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 23, 2023 54:28


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by sharing the dates for the 2023 edition of Epcot's International Flower & Garden Festival. They also discuss a new set of surveys which suggest that Disney officials are getting increasingly concerned about how many of the Company's formerly loyal customers seem to have soured on the Mouse. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Disney Dish Episode 410: What Len learned at that Reedy Creek Improvement District public meeting

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 16, 2023 56:51


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the two projects that Universal just announced. They also discuss what can now be heard as one wanders through Epcot's Morocco pavilion Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
Disney Dish Episode 410: What Len learned at that Reedy Creek Improvement District public meeting

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 16, 2023 56:51


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the two projects that Universal just announced. They also discuss what can now be heard as one wanders through Epcot's Morocco pavilion Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 409: Why Disneyland's stagecoach was so short-lived

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 9, 2023 51:02 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show talking about the modified dining plan that WDW is offering Guests who book rooms between June 25th & September 14th. They then shared what they've learned about those “Disney After Hours” hard ticket events being held at Disney's Hollywood Studios Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 409: Why Disneyland's stagecoach was so short-lived

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 9, 2023 51:02 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show talking about the modified dining plan that WDW is offering Guests who book rooms between June 25th & September 14th. They then shared what they've learned about those “Disney After Hours” hard ticket events being held at Disney's Hollywood Studios Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Disney Dish Episode 408: Looking back at Epcot's “World of Motion” pavilion

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 2, 2023 54:02 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by discussing the return of the Walt Disney World Railroad after a four-year-long rehab. They also talk about when “Super Nintendo World” will be opening at Universal Studios Hollywood in the coming year  Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
Disney Dish Episode 408: Looking back at Epcot's “World of Motion” pavilion

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 2, 2023 54:02 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by discussing the return of the Walt Disney World Railroad after a four year-long rehab. They also talk about when “Super Nintendo World” will be opening at Universal Studios Hollywood in the coming year  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill - Episode 407: Disney News Round-up: Looking back at 2022

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 26, 2022 51:31 Very Popular


 Len Testa & Jim Hill take a close look at all of the people & stories that helped shape the past year in theme parks & entertainment. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill - Episode 407: Disney News Round-up: Looking back at 2022

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 26, 2022 51:31 Very Popular


 Len Testa & Jim Hill take a close look at all of the people & stories that helped shape the past year in theme parks & entertainment. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 406: What would staying at WESTCOT have been like

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 19, 2022 44:35 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the Universal Creative vets who recently opted to take early retirement packages. They also talk about the various Disneyland second gate plans WDI cooked up before finally settling on DCA. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 406: What would staying at WESTCOT have been like

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 19, 2022 44:35 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the Universal Creative vets who recently opted to take early retirement packages. They also talk about the various Disneyland second gate plans WDI cooked up before finally settling on DCA. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill - Episode 405: How the Emerald of Anaheim became a Disneyland Resort hotel

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 12, 2022 45:45 Very Popular


 Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by discussing the new “Villain Con: Minion Blast” attraction that just got officially announced for Universal Studios Florida. They also take a look back at the mid-1980s when The Walt Disney Company decided to start acquiring hotels in Orange County, CA Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 404: The Sorcerer's Hat is still a sore spot with some Disney World fans

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 40:53


Len Testa starts off this week's show by sharing a recent survey where WDW visitors were asked to share their opinions of Disney's Riviera Resort. Jim Hill then looks back at Walt Disney World's “100 Years of Magic” celebration Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 404: The Sorcerer's Hat is still a sore spot with some Disney World fans

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 40:53


Len Testa starts off this week's show by sharing a recent survey where WDW visitors were asked to share their opinions of Disney's Riviera Resort. Jim Hill then looks back at Walt Disney World's “100 Years of Magic” celebration Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
Disney Dish Episode 403: How WDW's McDonald's continue to innovate

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2022 38:07


Len Testa starts off this week's show by revealing which Epcot attractions have already received their seasonal overlays. Jim Hill then finishes up his history of McDonald's relationship with the Walt Disney Company Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Disney Dish Episode 403: How WDW's McDonald's continue to innovate

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2022 38:07


Len Testa starts off this week's show by revealing which Epcot attractions have already received their seasonal overlays. Jim Hill then finishes up his history of McDonald's relationship with the Walt Disney Company Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 401: Looking back at Mickey's Kitchen

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 21, 2022 47:47


Len Testa and Jim Hill start off this week's show by sharing a trip-planning surveythat Disney Visa recently sent out. They then continue their look at Disney Corporate's decades-long relationship with the McDonald's restaurant chain Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 401: Looking back at Mickey's Kitchen

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 21, 2022 47:47


Len Testa and Jim Hill start off this week's show by sharing a trip-planning surveythat Disney Visa recently sent out. They then continue their look at Disney Corporate's decades-long relationship with the McDonald's restaurant chain Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 400: When Disneyland almost got its first McDonalds

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 14, 2022 45:52


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by paying tribute to the late Disney Legend, Alice Estes Davis. They then talk about Villains Lair, the new fireworks dessert party being offered at the Top of the World lounge at Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 400: When Disneyland almost got its first McDonalds

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 14, 2022 45:52


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by paying tribute to the late Disney Legend, Alice Estes Davis. They then talk about Villains Lair, the new fireworks dessert party being offered at the Top of the World lounge at Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

DCLDuo Podcast
Ep. 260 - Bonus - The Dish on the Wish: Getting Len Testa's Thoughts on the Disney Wish

DCLDuo Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2022 48:04


We've got one of our favorite guests on this week's bonus show, the incomparable Len Testa! Len is the founder of Touring Plans, the best way to optimize your day at a Disney theme park to reduce wait time and enjoy more rides. He's also the co-author of the Unofficial Guides, including the guides for Disney World and Disney Cruise Line (which is also co-authored by one of our favorite guests, Erin Foster). Len is also the co-host of the Disney Dish Podcast with Jim Hill. Touring Plans Travel is also a former show sponsor of the DCL Duo. Len recently sailed aboard the Disney Wish for the Disney Dish Podcast cruise, and we couldn't wait to get his thoughts. Len's analytical mind is always churning and we find that his approach to these discussions is always fun and unique. He always spots things we'd miss because he has a different and unique point of view. Love having him on and can't wait to have him back! If you are looking to book your next Disney Cruise, have been thinking about sailing concierge, have been eying an Adventures by Disney Trip, or are interested in what other kinds of vacations might be available, then head over to My Path Unwinding Travel so Karen and her team of expert travel professionals can help you find the perfect vacation for you and your family. Karen and her team are knowledgeable, responsive and welcoming and we are so excited to have them as a sponsor of your show! If you use Sea Bands to help prevent seasickness and motion sickness, then you need to check out Blisslets (via our affiliate link), a stylish alternative to traditional sea sickness bands designed to fit your lifestyle. Would you like a little downtime for date night or just some time to reconnect as adults on your next Disney vacation? Be sure to check out Nanny Land!! They've got tons of options from babysitting services, in-park nannies, and even nannies who will come with you on your next DCL vacation. They cover all of the Disney parks and resorts, world-wide, and are probably much more affordable than you might imagine. Use our affiliate Crown Code: KING85 to get a discount on your next Nanny Land booking. The DCLDuo Podcast is a weekly Disney Cruise Line and Disney travel focused podcast. If you like our podcast, please subscribe and leave us a 5 star review on Apple Podcasts. Our podcast is also available on Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google, TuneIn, Amazon Music, and most other major podcast providers. You can also like and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @DCLDuo. You c

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 399: Why “Reflections: A Disney Lakeside Lodge” didn't go forward

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 49:45 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by sharing a survey which suggests that WDW officials are getting increasingly concerned about the Universal Orlando Resort. They then take a look at when the Disney Vacation Club began concentrating its expansion plans around Seven Seas Lagoon. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 399: Why “Reflections: A Disney Lakeside Lodge” didn't go forward

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 49:45 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by sharing a survey which suggests that WDW officials are getting increasingly concerned about the Universal Orlando Resort. They then take a look at when the Disney Vacation Club began concentrating its expansion plans around Seven Seas Lagoon. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Tomorrow Society Podcast
183. Len Testa on the Future of Disney’s Theme Parks and Universal’s Epic Universe

The Tomorrow Society Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 56:17


It's an interesting time in the world of theme parks, especially for Disney. Their parks are still drawing large crowds, but not everything is going so well. Following the announcements at the recent D23 Expo, I had a lot of questions about Disney's future.… Read more... The post 183. Len Testa on the Future of Disney's Theme Parks and Universal's Epic Universe appeared first on Tomorrow Society.

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
Disney Dish Episode 398: How Epcot is getting ready for the holidays

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2022 62:44 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the entertainment line-up for this year's International Festival of the Holidays. They also look back at what led up to the ill-fated 1999 update of Future World's “Journey into Imagination” pavilion. Show notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Disney Dish Episode 398: How Epcot is getting ready for the holidays

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2022 62:44 Very Popular


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the entertainment line-up for this year's International Festival of the Holidays. They also look back at what led up to the ill-fated 1999 update of Future World's “Journey into Imagination” pavilion. Show notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 194: Why “The Shadow King” got shut down at Disney

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2022 45:16 Very Popular


 Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by revealing that the recently re-opened Monsieur Paul now has a dress code. They also talk about how Walt Disney World will soon begin cutting back on character greetings across property Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Disney Dish Episode 397: How Figment found his way back into Epcot's “Journey into Imagination”

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 55:53 Very Popular


 Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by revealing that the recently re-opened Monsieur Paul now has a dress code. They also talk about how Walt Disney World will soon begin cutting back on character greetings across property Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
Disney Dish Episode 397: How Figment found his way back into Epcot's “Journey into Imagination”

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 55:53 Very Popular


 Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by revealing that the recently re-opened Monsieur Paul now has a dress code. They also talk about how Walt Disney World will soon begin cutting back on character greetings across property Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 396: How to make “Galaxy Edge” appeal to ALL Star Wars fans

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2022 51:01 Very Popular


Len Testa and Jim Hill start off this week's show by discussing the price increases that were just announced for the Disneyland and WDW Resorts. They then continue their look at the controversial “Journey into Imagination” redo that went live in October of 1999 Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 396: How to make “Galaxy Edge” appeal to ALL Star Wars fans

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2022 51:01 Very Popular


Len Testa and Jim Hill start off this week's show by discussing the price increases that were just announced for the Disneyland and WDW Resorts. They then continue their look at the controversial “Journey into Imagination” redo that went live in October of 1999 Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 395: How Epcot is getting ready for the holidays

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2022 45:27 Very Popular


 Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the entertainment line-up for this year's International Festival of the Holidays. They also look back at what led up to the ill-fated 1999 update of Future World's “Journey into Imagination” pavilion. Show Notes. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 395: How Epcot is getting ready for the holidays

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2022 45:27 Very Popular


 Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the entertainment line-up for this year's International Festival of the Holidays. They also look back at what led up to the ill-fated 1999 update of Future World's “Journey into Imagination” pavilion. Show Notes. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Disney Dish Episode 394: After Hours Events return to WDW in early 2023

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2022 38:19 Very Popular


 Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show with a brief recap of their recent “Disney Dish on the Disney Wish” event. They then take a look at the dark rides that the Imagineers were originally development for WDW's Magic Kingdom back in the late 1960s Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 393: What happens when a hurricane heads towards Walt Disney World

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 26, 2022 30:59 Very Popular


In a show that suddenly became far more newsworthy than they'd initially intended, Len Testa and Jim Hill talk about how the WDW Cast readies that Resort when a tropical storm is bearing down on Central Florida. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 393: What happens when a hurricane heads towards Walt Disney World

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 26, 2022 30:59 Very Popular


In a show that suddenly became far more newsworthy than they'd initially intended, Len Testa and Jim Hill talk about how the WDW Cast readies that Resort when a tropical storm is bearing down on Central Florida. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 392: How the pandemic tripped up “Journey of Water, Inspired by Moana”

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 19, 2022 58:35


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this Journey of Water and Blue Sweek's show by talking about why the opening of TRON Lightcycle Run has been pushed ‘til the Spring of 2023. They also discuss the Blue Sky Projects that were talked about at the Parks presentation at this year's D23 Expo Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 392: How the pandemic tripped up “Journey of Water, Inspired by Moana”

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 19, 2022 58:35


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this Journey of Water and Blue Sweek's show by talking about why the opening of TRON Lightcycle Run has been pushed ‘til the Spring of 2023. They also discuss the Blue Sky Projects that were talked about at the Parks presentation at this year's D23 Expo Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 391: Captain EO's 60 hour-long opening event at Disneyland Park

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 12, 2022 50:34


 Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by sharing what may turn out to be Universal Orlando's next big promotional campaign. They then look back at how Michael Eisner started adding celebrities to Disney theme park attractions in the mid-to-late 1980s Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 391: Captain EO's 60 hour-long opening event at Disneyland Park

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 12, 2022 50:34


 Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by sharing what may turn out to be Universal Orlando's next big promotional campaign. They then look back at how Michael Eisner started adding celebrities to Disney theme park attractions in the mid-to-late 1980s Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 390: Why WDW's “20,000 Leagues” supposedly closed temporarily & then never re-opened

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 5, 2022 43:16


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by musing on when performances of “Fantasmic!” may begin at Disney's Hollywood Studios. They then look back at the Fall of 1995. Which is when Magic Kingdom managers snookered Michael Ovitz, the then-President of The Walt Disney Company. Show notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 390: Why WDW's “20,000 Leagues” supposedly closed temporarily & then never re-opened

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 5, 2022 43:16


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by musing on when performances of “Fantasmic!” may begin at Disney's Hollywood Studios. They then look back at the Fall of 1995. Which is when Magic Kingdom managers snookered Michael Ovitz, the then-President of The Walt Disney Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 389: How Skull Rock came to be at Disneyland Park

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 29, 2022 42:56


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by discussing some long-needed changes that were recently made to Disney's park reservation system. They also take a look back at the Chicken of the Sea Pirate Ship Restaurant at Disneyland Park show notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish with Jim Hill Episode 389: How Skull Rock came to be at Disneyland Park

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 29, 2022 42:56


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by discussing some long-needed changes that were recently made to Disney's park reservation system. They also take a look back at the Chicken of the Sea Pirate Ship Restaurant at Disneyland Park Show notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Disney Dish Dish with Jim Hill Episode 387: Why Epcot's World ShowPlace Pavilion really got built

The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 15, 2022 44:51


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the most recent Disney earnings call. They then wrap up their series about WDW's Millennium Celebration. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill
The Disney Dish Dish with Jim Hill Episode 387: Why Epcot's World ShowPlace Pavilion really got built

The Disney Dish with Jim Hill

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 15, 2022 44:51


Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week's show by talking about the most recent Disney earnings call. They then wrap up their series about WDW's Millennium Celebration. Show Notes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices