Monthly Archives: July 2013

Cutting Edge Technology In Fireworks Safety

Theme Park University unveils the latest technology that theme parks will be using in the near future, revolutionizing how fireworks are controlled

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TPU Review: Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor & The Giggle Gang

I’ve just returned from a rare 3-day sojourn into the hot, wet & crowded ‘Belly of the Beast’: WDW in July. My purpose was twofold; first, to escort the Fabulous Feeney Family of New Jersey on the occasion of their summer visit… and second, to assess the State of Comedy in our parks. I have […]

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Then She Fell Gives Alice In Wonderland An Adult Twist

TPU falls down the rabbit hole to explore Then She Fell, a unique immersive theater version of Alice In Wonderland, for only 15 people per show!

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Jon Baker: Themed Entertainment’s Music Guru

Theme Park University chats with Jon Baker, who had a hand in the music for many theme park projects including Sesame Street Spaghetti Space Chase and the new Atlantis Shuttle Experience at Kennedy Space Center!

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Our Online Role as Magic Makers…

Are negative posts and “Me, too!” thinking tainting vacation magic? Ron Schneider examines the role Disney bloggers play in their guests’ good times…

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It’s All In The Details Of Hong Kong Disneyland’s Mystic Manor

Explore the queue of Mystic Manor in Hong Kong Disneyland which is crammed with subtle story telling, foreshadowing and nods to WDI Imagineers!

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Diving Deeper Into Sleep No More

Take an in depth look at Sleep No More, an immersive play in New York City that features masks, playing cards and full frontal nudity!

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An Introduction Into The World of Sleep No More

No matter what kind of immersive entertainment you have experienced in the world, there is nothing like Sleep No More. TPU gives an introduction into one of the most amazing theatrical experiences ever created.

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The Great Water Park Bikini Debate

On July 2nd of this year, Madelyn Sheaffer was ultimately asked to leave Adventure Oasis Water Park in Independence, Missouri because the bottom of her bathing suit was considered to be too small by park management. ¬†She was approached by two employees originally and was asked to put on shorts to cover. After she asked […]

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TPU Review: Mickey and the Magical Map: Story vs. Premise

Ron reviews Disneyland’s new stage show and finds untapped magic in the Magical Map.

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