Parks, Productions, and Pink Slips – GEEKS CORNER – Episode 1052 (#523)

By |2020-09-29T22:03:17-07:00September 29th, 2020|Categories: Geeks Corner|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | Welcome to another episode of GEEKS CORNER! This week, there is a lot of different stories to cover throughout the course of the show. This includes Disney laying off 28,000 cast members as California [...]

Walt Disney World Resort Suspends Cultural Representative Program Indefinitely

By |2020-07-14T20:10:42-07:00July 14th, 2020|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney World Resort has suspended its cultural representative program indefinitely. Along with the suspension of the program, Disney also has revoked offers of employment for those who were approved to be a part [...]

Walt Disney World Resort Cast Members Get Health and Safety Training as They Return to Work

By |2020-07-03T09:59:35-07:00July 3rd, 2020|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

With just over a week until Walt Disney World Resort parks begin reopening, Cast Members have begun to return to work. Part of the process of returning for Cast Members includes training on the health [...]

Disneyland Reaches Agreement With Unions Ahead of Reopening

By |2020-06-26T10:21:15-07:00June 26th, 2020|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Disneyland Resort has reached agreements with unions representing around 11,000 Cast Members ahead of its reopening. This news comes as the reopening date for Disneyland and Disney California Adventure has been pushed back past [...]

Supporting, Reopening, Suspending – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-06-06T14:42:16-07:00June 6th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to the DISNEY Reporter! This week there is a lot of news, some happy and some not so happy. With the tragic murder of George Floyd, Disney is making a substantial donation to nonprofits [...]

Disney to Furlough Non-Necessary Employees Starting April 19

By |2020-04-02T15:40:23-07:00April 2nd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , |

Starting on April 19th, Disney will furlough employees with jobs that "aren't necessary."  This will come after five weeks of compensation for Disney cast members despite many of the Disney businesses being shut down due [...]

Hope and Inspiration Continue as Magic Kingdom Raises Flag Daily

By |2020-04-01T10:08:19-07:00April 1st, 2020|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The raising and lowering of the Stars & Stripes in Disney Parks is a beautiful and solemn tradition that happens daily. This tradition is not only a remembrance of those who sacrifice for the USA [...]

Minnie’s Moonlit Madness – A Night of Fun For Cast Members That Makes a Difference

By |2020-01-31T10:40:44-08:00January 31st, 2020|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , |

On Tuesday January 28, 2020 cast members descended on Disney California Adventure for a night created just for them. Minnie's Moonlit Madness is an after-hours cast member event that includes brain teasers, clues, and trivia. [...]

Disneyland Honors Cast Member Veterans During Special Patriotic Flag Retreat

By |2019-11-11T22:13:10-08:00November 12th, 2019|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |

On Monday Disneyland honored veterans and also Cast Members who are veterans during a very special patriotic flag retreat ceremony. This patriotic ceremony honored those who have served the United States of America. The event [...]