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As part of their “Limited Time Magic” event, Disneyland park will be bringing a party to New Orleans Square – the New Orleans Bayou Bash, to be exact!
The bash will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on January 18-21, January 25-27, February 1-3 and and February 8-12. Plenty of exciting entertainment and meet-and-greet opportunities are available during this party, including:
Princess Tiana’s Mardi Gras Celebration - Princess Tiana, Prince Naveen and Louis embark on a musical journey throughout New Orleans Square. Eventually, they end up at the Rivers of America …
ABC’s hit series Once Upon a Time has added a new cast member to the mix, and many are speculating that it could be another Disney princess.
The network has hired Sonequa Martin-Green to play Tamara, described as “a charming and likable woman who’s secretly highly ambitious and a fearless leader driven to get what she wants.” Media reports are speculating that this sounds an awful lot like Princess Tiana from Disney’s The Princess and the Frog, but Disney is remaining mum on who Tamara’s fairy-tale alter ego actually is.
Tamara will be a reoccurring character, and is …
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We have some exciting news for you today, DisZine readers – two new Specialty Room offerings are coming to the Walt Disney World Resort!
The first specialty offering, brand-new health and wellness suites, will debut this fall at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. These gorgeous suites will feature 100 percent cotton sheets, bamboo floors, non-allergenic wrapped mattresses and breathtaking views of Magic Kingdom and Bay Lake.
The bathrooms have their own little luxuries as well, including tea tree oils and rainwater showers for a relaxing, spa-like experience. In addition, guests will also be able …
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Princess Tiana from Disney’s “The Princess and the Frog” is scheduled to perform at the New Orleans Square in Disneyland next week. The show, which begins Feb. 5, is called “Princess Tiana’s Mardi Gras Celebration”.
This decision is apparently in response to positive reviews of “Tiana’s Showboat Jubilee,” which started in November 2009 in Disneyland. The “Mark Twain Riverboat” hosted the show which features over thirty performers dressed in vintage Mardi Gras costumes. Several visitors to the park were selected to join the cast on the boat during …
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Disney’s new animated film “The Princess and the Frog” features the first black princess in the Disney pantheon. Some suggest that Disney has not gone far enough in its pursuit of diversity. Does Disney’s lack of a disabled princess represent an insensitivity to that segment of the population?
According to Oona King, a former MP and Gordon Brown’s senior policy adviser on equalities and diversity this oversight is a serious issue. The Telegraph quotes her as saying:
“You never see disabled people,” the former Labour MP complained to Mandrake …