A Conversation About HOWARD with Director Don Hahn, the New Disney+ Documentary with the Only Person Who Could Make It.

By |2020-08-01T16:54:07-07:00August 2nd, 2020|Categories: Blogs, DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, Mr. DAPs|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Next week Howard will be arriving on Disney+. This is the story of Howard Ashman, the lyricist behind the music of Disney animated classics like The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast. Recently, DAPS [...]

Bonnie Erickson Shares Insights into Puppet Making and Jim Henson During WDFM’s Happily Ever After Hours

By |2020-06-05T19:37:51-07:00June 6th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum has been offering a series of speaker sessions title "Happily Ever After Hours".  These panels come at a time when the museum is closed and are a unique way of [...]

Pumpkintown – An Interview with Don Carson

By |2020-05-06T18:03:57-07:00May 6th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GR6CyqoAaak&feature=youtu.be On Wednesday, May 6th at 7:00pm PST, DAPS MAGIC is proud to share an interview with theme park attraction creator and concept designer Don Carson. Mr. Carson is a veteran in the field, with [...]

Fabrizio Mancinelli, Composer of the Upcoming Mushka Film, Shares His Inspiration From and Thoughts on Disney

By |2020-04-24T19:01:08-07:00April 25th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum hosted a virtual panel of Happily Ever After Hours with composer and conductor Fabrizio Mancinelli.  He has been working on the upcoming film Mushka, which he collaborated with Richard Sherman [...]

Bob Iger Hints That New Safety Protocols Could Be Coming for Disney Parks

By |2020-04-07T09:08:12-07:00April 7th, 2020|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Bob Iger recently stepped down as CEO of The Walt Disney Company and became the Executive Chairman leaving the reigns for the CEO position to Bob Chapek. This week, Iger spoke with Barron's about the [...]

Director Rob Marshall & Angela Lansbury Share Memories and Magic Ahead of Mary Poppins Returns Arrival in Homes

By |2019-03-11T16:19:24-07:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Featured, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Recently members of the media were invited to the Walt Disney Studios ahead of the home entertainment release of Mary Poppins Returns. While there, the media were shown a special behind-the-scenes about the making of [...]

Effects Supervisors & Art Director From Marvel and Star Trek Films Share Insights into Creating the Blockbusters

By |2018-03-26T19:40:24-07:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Entertainment, Marvel, Star Trek|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

WonderCon has a wide variety of panels that highlight behind the scenes of comics and movies, and even when those are combined.  At the Sights and Sounds of Animation, CG, and VFX, panelists described work [...]

Muppet Guys Talking Shares the Magic Behind The Muppets! – Review by Mr. DAPs

By |2018-03-12T16:05:02-07:00March 12th, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Entertainment, Muppet Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDwL-oPhXKk&t=2s   Since the 1950s, Jim Henson's Muppets have delighted fans from around the globe with their vibrant personalities, friendships, and adventures. What started off as puppets on a local Saturday morning TV show led to [...]