The Walt Disney Studios & World War II Opens December 4th at the Walt Disney Family Museum

By |2020-11-25T00:36:28-08:00November 25th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, PRESS RELEASE, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Studios’ extraordinary involvement in the United States World War II effort to be commemorated in a new special exhibition San Francisco, November 24, 2020—The Walt Disney Family Museum presents The Walt Disney [...]

Reopening and Closing – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-10-31T14:42:01-07:00October 31st, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://youtu.be/52C11ZVNFdg Welcome to this week's edition of DISNEY Reporter! Every week we share the top five Disney and geek headlines of the week from DAPS MAGIC. This week, the headlines span the globe. First, at [...]

The Walt Disney Family Museum Announces Reopening

By |2020-10-28T12:54:19-07:00October 28th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, PRESS RELEASE, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

San Francisco, October 28, 2020—We are happy to announce that The Walt Disney Family Museum plans to reopen to the public on Thursday, November 5, 2020 in accordance with guidelines recently announced by the Mayor’s [...]

From Walt Disney Family Museum’s WWII Series – Willie Ito Discusses Internment and In-Betweening

By |2020-08-29T16:05:41-07:00August 30th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum had a presentation with Willie Ito, a Japanese-American former Disney and Hanna-Barbera animator who was interned in the US internment camps during WWII.  The presentation was hosted by Mindy Johnson [...]

A Recap of Walt Disney Family Museum’s Happily Ever After Hours with Imagineer Ray Spencer

By |2020-08-22T13:31:51-07:00August 22nd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum hosted a Happily Ever After Hours with Imagineer, Ray Spencer.  Spencer has been a Creative Director with Walt Disney Imagineer tackling such projects as Trader Sam's at the Disneyland Hotel, [...]

The Results Are In – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-08-08T13:07:55-07:00August 8th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another edition of DISNEY Reporter! Each week it covers the top Disney and geek stories that has happened of the course of the last seven days. This week, the results are in on [...]

Jodi Benson Invites Fans to be Part of Her World during Walt Disney Family Museum Event

By |2020-07-10T22:51:53-07:00July 11th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Little Mermaid was the first movie I ever saw in theaters as a toddler. I grew up loving Ariel and was the epitome of a "Little Mermaid" kid. Shirts, cups, bed sheets, toys, you [...]

The Walt Disney Family Museum Launches App with Virtual Access to the Museum

By |2020-06-26T23:13:59-07:00June 27th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum may still be closed, but they are doing an amazing job with new content and ways to connect with guests during the closure. We've told you about Happily Ever After [...]

Tom Morris Shares About Making Iconic Magic at the Disney Parks During Walt Disney Family Museum Happily Ever After Hours Presentation

By |2020-06-17T19:52:53-07:00June 18th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum recently featured Tom Morris on a Happily Ever After Hours presentation. Tom Morris has had a career with Imagineering/WED Enterprises for about 30 years, and has worked on several parks [...]

A Virtual Look at “The World of Tomorrow” at The Walt Disney Family Museum

By |2020-06-11T10:35:08-07:00June 11th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , |

As many of you know, The Walt Disney Family Museum has put together some incredible virtual programs during their closure. I have been able to participate in a few of their Happily Ever After Hours, [...]

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 [...]