John Lasseter Honored with Diane Disney-Miller Lifetime Achievement Award by Walt Disney Family Museum

By | 2017-11-13T14:01:09+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum had their 3rd annual Gala celebrating the bestowment of the Diane Disney-Miller Lifetime Achievement Award to this year’s recipient, John Lasseter.  The special fundraising gala was held at the Golden [...]

Fun is Found at Mickey’s Royal Friendship Faire at the Magic Kingdom

By | 2017-11-08T20:37:04+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Mickey is gathering all of his friends to celebrate in front of Cinderella Castle. In Mickey's Royal Friendship Faire, Mickey and the gang are joined by friends fromThe Princess and the Frog, Tangled and Frozen. This musical celebration [...]

Construction Begins on Hong Kong Disneyland Expansion

By | 2017-10-14T08:45:13+00:00 October 14th, 2017|Categories: Hong Kong Disneyland, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Work has begun at Hong Kong Disneyland for it's multi-year expansion. This expansion will bring more Frozen, Marvel, and magic to Hong Kong Disneyland. This expansion will take six years with new Frozen and Marvel [...]

Four Original Songs Featured in New Animated Featurette “OLAF’S FROZEN ADVENTURE!”

By | 2017-10-10T17:24:34+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Soundtrack Set for Release on Nov. 3 Ahead of the All-New “Frozen” Featurette’s Nov. 22 Theatrical Debut in front of Disney•Pixar’s “Coco”   BURBANK, Calif. (Oct. 10, 2017) – The soundtrack from Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 21-minute [...]

Frozen: The Broadway-Bound Musical – A Review of a Preview

By | 2017-10-08T08:56:29+00:00 October 8th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you haven’t heard, Frozen, the mega-hit 2013 animated film, will be coming to Broadway in February 2018.   The Broadway-bound Frozen is now in the middle of a limited run at the Buell Theater in [...]

Walt Disney Company to Acquire Majority Stake in BAMTech and Say Goodbye To Netflix

By | 2017-08-08T18:36:42+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Company announced today that it has agreed to acquire majority ownership of BAMTech, LLC and will launch its ESPN-branded multi-sport video streaming service in early 2018, followed by a new Disney-branded direct-to-consumer [...]

Ant-Man, Star Wars, and Mermaids – Great Moments with Mr. DAPs

By | 2017-08-05T12:21:35+00:00 August 5th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Disney Reporter, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Marvel, Media, Parks, Star Wars, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to Great Moments with Mr. DAPs. Every week we will be sharing with you news highlights from the Disney and geek worlds. For this first edition of Great Moments we highlight several posts from [...]

Check Out the Poster and Official Trailer for Frozen The Broadway Musical

By | 2017-08-04T11:39:25+00:00 August 4th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The official poster and trailer for Frozen The Broadway Musical has been released. Andrew Flatt, Disney Theatrical’s senior vice president for strategy, marketing and revenue, shared about the design process to the New York Times. Flatt [...]

10 Most Under-Appreciated Disney Songs

By | 2017-05-09T09:00:33+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Quick, think of your favorite Disney song! For most of us, that's a pretty difficult task. The Disney cannon of musical numbers is one of the most recognizable and wonderful in cinema history, with hundreds [...]

Hong Kong Disneyland Unveils Expansion Plans Including Marvel Land

By | 2017-05-03T06:43:24+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Hong Kong Disneyland, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Disney Parks Blog has given more details about expansions of Hong Kong Disneyland.  The Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region was the deciding factor for these plans, and have approved them. A Frozen [...]