The Disney, Indiana Podcast (general)
In this bi-weekly podcast, your hosts Tracey and Scott take you to Disney, Indiana and discuss books, movies, music, theme parks, video games and whatever else in the Disneyverse they'd like to talk about. They'll share audio clips, interviews and other surprises along the way. If you enjoy all aspects of the Mouse, come hang out in Disney, Indiana. Disney, Indiana cannot be found on any standard map. It's more of a state of mind, or more precisely a state of heart.

In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott head over to the Ink and Paint Club to chat with some friends: Tracey sat down with Keith Carter, an artist who’s done some work for Disney to talk about his career. She then chatted with Aaron DelPrince, the originator of the Indy Disney Meet to talk about what’s coming in this year’s fan gathering.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey return to Disney, Indiana to present August’s Coast to Coast Attraction Attack segment, where they look at the Splash Mountain attraction in both parks. They also tune into to WWED for some Frontierland and Critter Country tunes, including a special recording from Disneyland during their 2012 visit. Along the way, they call over to the Main Street Cinema and then wrap up the show with a listener email and reminders of upcoming events.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, Monster Kid Radio's Derek M. Koch takes over the show where he'll talk about Disney, monsters, comics, Marvel, and Ali (no, not THAT Ali, Robin!).

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey share one of the Ron Clements lectures from their 2017 Disney Panama Canal cruise, where he talked about his experiences co-directing 2002’s Disney animated film Treasure Planet. They then wrap up the show with a look at some listener feedback.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In this episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, swing over to the Main Street Cinema to present their coverage of the latest entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe - Sony/Marvel’s Spider-Man: Far From Home. They take a look at the development and production of the film, discuss its marketing and premiere, present the critical and popular response as well as their own thoughts. Friend of the show Derek M. Koch sent in his thoughts on the film as well. Then our hosts continue the Toy Story theme from last episode by examining the Buzz Lightyear ride for this month’s Coast to Coast Attraction Attack. Along the way, they call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a look at upcoming fan events in the Midwest.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, Scott and Tracey return to the Main Street Cinema for their coverage of Disney/Pixar’s latest theatrical release, Toy Story 4. They delve into the development and production of the film, discuss the marketing and premier of the film, as well as the critical and popular response, finally sharing their own thoughts. Then Tracey heads over to the Ink and Paint Club to interview. Howard Mackie, who worked for Marvel as an editor and writer on multiple comic runs. Along the way they call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up with a look forward to fan events in the Midwest as well as their next episode.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott present the June edition of their Coast to Coast Attraction Attack segment with a look at The World Famous Jungle Cruise. After sharing some of the history of the attraction, they compare and contrast the Disneyland and Walt Disney World versions of the ride before sharing which is their favorite. They also share recordings of the attraction from both Disneyland and Walt Disney World so you can pick which one is your favorite version!

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey briefly discuss their Route 66 trip before sharing one of the Ron Clements lectures from their 2017 cruise, where he talked about his experiences co-directing 2016’s Disney animated film Moana. They then wrap up the show with a look forward at their next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott present the May edition of their Coast to Coast Attraction Attack segment with a look at it’s a small world. (They apologize in advance for getting that song stuck in your head!) After sharing some of the history of the attraction, they compare and contrast the Disneyland and Walt Disney World versions of the ride before sharing which is their favorite. They also share a ride thru of the attraction from the 2016 Friends of the Magic fan event and the source audio of the holiday version of the show.  It’s a Disney Indiana world after all!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey present there coverage of the latest installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe - Avengers: Endgame. They will discuss the development and production of the film, take a look at the marketing and merchandise, review the critical and popular response to the film as well as share their thoughts. While the main portion of their coverage will be spoiler free, Tracey and Scott will return after the normal wrap-up of the show to discuss a few plot elements. But before they do, our hosts will tune into WWED for some superhero-related songs and call over to the MSC.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts Scott and Tracey revisit a couple of out of this world Disney attractions, starting with audio from an extinct attraction - Disneyland’s Rocket to the Moon. They then present this month’s Coast to Coast Attraction Attack with a look at Space Mountain. Our hosts then share their 2011 recording of Mission: Space. Along the way, they call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a look ahead at future episodes. Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott present their coverage of the latest Disney theatrical release, Dumbo. They share production info, as well as some box office stats, critical response and their own thoughts. Along the way, they tune into WWED for some related music and call over to the MSC. They wrap up the show with a look ahead at the next episode, as well as a reminder about Laffycon.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, Scott and Tracey take a look at the Disney Park popular pachyderm-based ride for this month’s Coast to Coast Attraction Attack segment. They continue their visit to Fantasyland with park audio of two live entertainment acts - the Pearly Band and the Main Street Philharmonic, finishing up with a visit to Mickey’s Philharmagic. Along the way, they call over to the Main Street Cinema, and wrap up the show with a sneak peek of future episodes.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey (after a bit of an identity crisis) present their coverage of the latest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Captain Marvel. They explore the production of the film, discuss the marketing and release, as well as the popular and critical response before sharing their own thoughts. They also tune into WWED for some superhero-themed selections, and then wrap up the show with a plug for an in-progress project that Scott is involved in.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott ride the theme park rails with recordings of both the Disneyland Railroad and the Magic Kingdom Railroad. They also present this month’s Coast to Coast Attraction Attack, comparing both versions of Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. They wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and a look forward to their next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana -- all aboard!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott combat the winter weather by hosting a thawing-out party. They kick things off with audio from the sail-away party from their 2015 cruise on the Disney Fantasy, then travel out to Southern California and Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room from their 2014 Friends of the Magic trip, returning to Florida for a January 2014 recording of Illuminations: Reflections of Earth from Epcot. They then wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and a bit of listener feedback.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts,Tracey and Scott invite Alexis and Emily, two members of the Disney cover band The Little Mermen to the Ink and Paint Club to talk about their musical group and their upcoming 4-city swing through the midwest. Scott and Tracey continue the tropical twist with January’s Coast to Coast Attraction Attack -- where Disneyland and Walt Disney World go head to head in terms of their matching attractions -- featuring the two dark ride attractions based on The Little Mermaid. Along the way they will call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up with a bit of a plug for their guests

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott travel back in time and across the pond to present their coverage of Mary Poppins Returns, the latest Disney live-action theatrical release. They delve into the production info for the film, its marketing, and premiere, the critical and popular response, as well as their thoughts on the film. Along the way, they tune into WWED for some Mary Poppins music and wrap up the show with a look forward into 2019. Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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On today’s episode, Tracey and Scott will wrap up the 2018 Disney Renaissance series with a look at the long-term effects on both the Disney company and pop culture. They’ll also share some part audio from Disney California Adventure and Mary Poppins.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, Tracey and Scott wrap up the trip report for their visit to Southern California. They will feature the final day of the Adventures by Disney – Backstage Magic, a day at Disneyland on their own, a visit to Universal Studios Hollywood, a stop at the Warner Brothers Studio, and Legoland California. They will then wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema, some listener feedback, and a look ahead to future episodes. Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, Tracey and Scott continue their coverage of their recent trip to Southern California. They will feature days three and four of the Adventures by Disney - Backstage Magic tour they took. Stops on these days include visits to the Walt Disney Studios, Walt Disney Imagineering, and the Happiest Place on Earth - Disneyland. After the trip report, our hosts will log in to Disney's newest movie to hit the big screens, "Ralph Breaks The Internet. They will then wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema, some listener feedback, and a look ahead to future episodes.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, Tracey and Scott begin their coverage of their recent trip to Southern California. They will cover the first two days of the Adventures by Disney - Backstage Magic tour they took. Stops on these days include the Hollywood and Highland area, the Jim Henson Studios and the Griffith Park Merry-Go-Round. They also present this month’s Disney Renaissance segment with a discussion of the legacy of the 1997 animated classic Hercules. Then they wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and a look ahead at future episodes.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, turn things over to Jessica. She is the master control program that runs everything in Disney, Indiana. Jessica has a recording of YeeHaw Bob from the 2017 Indy Disney meet to share with everyone. Tracey and Scott will return in the next episode to talk about their recent Southern California adventure.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, present this month’s Disney Renaissance segment. They’re sharing the Ron Clements talk on Hercules that they recorded during their recent two-week cruise aboard the Disney Wonder. Clements was the co-writer and co-director of this 1997 Disney animated classic and he shares some behind the scenes information and production stories.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott revisit their 2008 Excellent Adventures by Disney Backstage Magic tour by playing part two of their talk with Paul Barrie of the Window to the Magic podcast. This time around, they’ll be sharing their experience at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure. Once that wraps up, they’ll call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a look at the next couple of episodes.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana, dudes!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, share their plans for their upcoming Southern California vacation - which will include the Adventures by Disney Backstage Magic tour, a VIP tour of Universal Hollywood and a visit to Legoland California. They also present this month’s Disney Renaissance segment with a discussion of the legacy of the 1994 animated classic The Lion King. They wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema, an announcement of a side podcast project that Scott will be involved in and a look ahead at future episodes.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey travel back in time a decade to replay their first podcasting experience together when they appeared on The Window to the Magic Podcast and talked to host Paul Barrie about their experience on the Adventures by Disney Backstage Magic Tour. After this blast from the past, they call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with some listener feedback and a look forward to future episodes.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today's episode, your hosts Tracey and Scott have an audience with the king - The Lion King that is! Simba and his pals are the subject of August's Disney Renaissance segment as they look at the production of this classic film from 1994. They also take everyone on a trip to Disney's Animal Kingdom with a recording of the Festival of the Lion King show from 2008. They will wrap up the show with a call to the Main Street Cinema, share a bit of listener feedback and give a sneak peek of the next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today's show, our hosts, Tracey and Scott continue their Summer Movie Marathon with their coverage of Disney's latest live-action/CGI theatrical release, <I>Christopher Robin</I>. They'll delve into the production of the film, share the critical and popular response, as well as their own thoughts. Scott and Tracey will then talk about their recent trip to Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry to see the Science of Pixar exhibit, which runs through the end of the year. They will wrap up the show with a call to the Main Street Cinema, share a bit of listener feedback and give a sneak peek of the next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, kick off their eleventh year of the Disney, Indiana Podcast with a look at the legacy of the 1992 Disney animated classic, Aladdin. They discuss its theatrical release, popular and critical response, the sequels and television series, the Broadway musical and upcoming live-action remake, as well as the impact of the film on the Disney theme parks. Tracey and Scott then hand things over to the Mortis and his two daughters, Kaitlyn and Athena so they can discuss their recent Central Florida vacation. Our hosts return with a quick intro to a couple of lesser-known songs associated with the Aladdin franchise, and wrap up the show with some listener feedback and a look ahead to the next episode and upcoming Disney-related events.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, team up to take on Ant-Man and The Wasp, the latest theatrical release for the Marvel Cinematic Universe. They dive heroically into the production material to expand their listener’s knowledge of the film, then condense the marketing and publicity efforts down to bite-sized sound bits. Lastly, they share their own thoughts on the film. Next up, our hosts share their review of the latest block-busting video game, Lego Incredibles. Along the way, they call over to the Main Street Cinema, and wrap up with reminders of some local Disney-related events. Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, discuss superhero sequels, specifically <i>Incredibles 2</i>. They share information about the development and production of the film, discuss the marketing and critical reception, as well as their own thoughts. Along the way, they call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap things up with some listener feedback and a sneak peek at the next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, present this month’s Disney Renaissance segment. They’re sharing the Ron Clements talk on Aladdin that they recorded during their recent two-week cruise aboard the Disney Wonder. Clements was the co-writer and co-director of this 1992 Disney animated classic and he shares some behind the scenes information and production stories. After the recording, our hosts call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a mention of the Lion King Broadway production coming to Indianapolis, Indiana.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today's episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott present their coverage of the latest Disney/Lucasfilm theatrical release Solo: A Star Wars Story. They'll delve into some production and behind the scenes information, discuss the marketing along with the critical and popular response before sharing their own thoughts. Did the film make the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs, or did it blow its hyperdrive right out of the gate? Listen and find out! Tracey and Scott will then present the next Disney Renaissance segment with a look at the legacy of 1991's Beauty and the Beast. Along the way, they'll call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a sneak peek into the next episode.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott present their coverage of Avengers: Infinity War, the latest entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the culmination of ten years of storytelling. They ’ll start with the production and behind the scenes info, then invite a guest -- Derek M Koch of the <a href="http://www.monsterkidradio.net/" target="_blank">Monster Kid Radio</a> podcast -- to share his thoughts on the film. James and Corbin make another appearance with their review of the film, then our hosts wrap things up with a call to the Main Street Cinema and a look forward to the next episode. Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts are not available to talk about Avengers: Infinity war. Instead, Jessica steps in to celebrate the opening of Toy Story Land with some audio from Toy Story: The Musical recorded on the Disney Wonder.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana.

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In today’s episode, our hosts are not available to put together the show, but never fear as our nephew Corbin and Tracey's brother James take over and share their version of the Disney, Indiana podcast!

Welcome to Disney, Indiana.

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In today’s super-hero-sized episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott share the recordings they made during their Marvel Movie Marathon, where they watched the first sixteen films from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as well as the Marvel One Shot short films -- all in the span of a three-day weekend! Join Tracey and Scott as they take this 41-hour voyage to prepare for Avengers: Infinity War, which is coming out at the end of the month. They also call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a reminder about Avenger Day at the Hall of Heroes SuperHero museum. Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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On this episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott make up for missing April's Disney renaissance segment with a double-shot of this celebration. They start with a look at the legacy of 1989's The Little Mermaid, discussing how the film performed in the theater, the home video releases, the soundtrack and where you'll find Ariel and her fishy friends at the Disney theme parks. After surfacing, Tracey and Scott turn their attention to the production of 1991's Beauty and the Beast by looking at Disney's history with the film, the creation of the story, the music and the casting of the characters. Along the way, they'll check in with Mortis to learn out the new upcoming direct-to-the-cinema feature and then wrap of the episode with a look at the future episodes of the show.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, take their listeners under the sea on both coasts with park audio from two different attractions based on The Little Mermaid. In between, they tune into WWED for covers and alternate version of songs from the classic soundtrack from the film. They then wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and a look at future events and episodes.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott take a few tries to get on the same track before they dive into their coverage of Disney’s most recent live-action theatrical release. A Wrinkle in Time. They review production and behind the scenes information, discuss the critical response to the film, and then share their own thoughts. After a break, they share a recording of the Happily Ever After firework spectacular from their May 2017 trip to Walt Disney World Our hosts then wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and talk a little about the Hall of Heroes Superhero Museum’s upcoming Marvel Day.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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It's a hidden world after all, a hidden, hidden world!

On this episode, our hosts make trips to two different Marvel Fantasylands. First, they drop in on Wakanda as they review the latest entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Black Panther. After their audience with the king, they'll make their way to one of the newest Marvel locations Chronopolis as they play Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, present this month’s Disney Renaissance segment. They’re sharing the Ron Clements talk on The Little Mermaid that they recorded during their recent two-week cruise aboard the Disney Wonder. Clements was the co-writer and co-director of this 1989 Disney animated classic and he shares some behind the scenes information and production stories. After the recording, our hosts call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a mention of Scott’s recent appearance on another podcast.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, play a selection of live entertainment audio clips from both coasts as well as the cruise line. They also call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a shout-out to a couple of their creative pals.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, celebrate the 250th episode of the Disney, Indiana podcast by kicking off their 2018 monthly segment, The Disney Renaissance. They play the first installment of the Ron Clements lecture series from their recent Disney Wonder repositioning cruise, followed by audio they recorded from a presentation by Peter Schneider as part of a screening of the 2010 documentary, Waking Sleeping Beauty. Along the way, they call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with news about a couple of Disney films being shown in the area.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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Breathe, just breathe - the Disney, Indiana podcast will be around in 2018. But before then, our hosts turn their attention to the latest episode in the Star Wars saga, Episode 8: The Last Jedi. They go through some production notes on the film, discuss its marketing and promotional tie-ins, examine the critical and popular response so far, as well as share their own thoughts. Along the way, they'll check into the Main Street Cinema one more time this year and look ahead to 2018.  Happy New Year and welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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On the next to last episode of the Disney Indiana podcast for 2017, Tracey and Scott wrap up their Disney Wonder eastbound repositioning cruise trip report by talking about their visits to Grand Cayman in the port of Georgetown, Cozumel Mexico, and the Johnson Space Center in Houston. After that final docking, they'll wrap up another show segment with a look at "The Muppet Christmas Carol" in the final Muppet Movie Mayhem segment for 2017. All that plus a call over to the Main Street Cinema to check in on the Mortis and a look at what's upcoming on the podcast.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana everyone!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey, after a poetic introduction to the show, continue their Disney Wonder Eastbound Repositioning cruise trip report with their visit to Puerto Vallarta, and the activities of several days at sea, finishing up with their transit of the Panama Canal. They then present their coverage of Disney/Pixar’s latest theatrical release, Coco. They call over to the Main Street Cinema, and wrap up the show with a look at what they’ll be covering in the last two episodes of 2017.  Bienvenidos a Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s special episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott present the November Muppet Movie Mayhem segment and kick off the holiday season with A Muppet Family Christmas from 1987. They discuss the history of this TV special, share their thoughts and play a few tunes from the show.  Happy Holidays and welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey present their coverage of the latest Marvel theatrical release, delving into its production as well as sharing their thoughts on the film. They also cover part one of their Eastbound Repositioning Cruise on the Disney Wonder, which includes time spent in San Diego as well as their port stop of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Along the way, they check in with Mortis at the Main Street Cinema and respond to a voicemail from a resident who has some explaining to do.  NOTE: The November Muppet Movie Mayhem segment has been rescheduled to a separate mini-episode, scheduled to be released next weekend.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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While Tracey and Scott are away, Jessica will play - play host that is. She will finish the Disney, Indiana tribute to the Universe of Energy with a ride through of Ellen's Energy Adventure that Tracey and Scott made back in 2011. After the ride, she'll check in on Mortisland and wrap up the show with a look at the next episode of the podcast. Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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After our hosts appear on Disney Indiana's hottest new game show, they bring you October's Muppet Movie Mayhem segment with a look at Muppets Most Wanted from 2014. Should this movie be on your most wanted list? Take a listen and see what Tracey and Scott think. After the film, our hosts go back, way back to August and to the Big Bang with a look at the Universe of Energy pavilion at Epcot and its closing this past summer. They'll wrap things up with a call over to the Mortis at the Main Street Cinema and help out a listener who is looking to sell some of her Walt Disney Treasures Sets.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey kick things off in the Ink and Paint Club, where Tracey talks with Dr. Jeff Barnes (aka “Doctor Disneyland”) about his books - The Wisdom of Walt, and Beyond the Wisdom of Walt, which was released just this week. They then play park audio of a ride-through on Star Tours 2.0 from February 2014, and share their experience at the Cincinnati Museum Center’s presentation of the Rebel, Jedi, Princess, Queen: Star Wars and the Power of Costume traveling exhibit before calling over to the Main Street Cinema. Tracey and Scott then wrap up the show by announcing the winner of their latest contest and take a look forward at the next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott sing a couple of happy tunes as they prepare for their upcoming Disney Cruise Line vacation.  They will be joining the Disney Wonder on her eastbound repositioning cruise from San Diego to Galveston Texas (via the Panama Canal) next month.  They share their plans for excursions at their ports of call as well as activities on the ship.   Scott and Tracey then head back over to the Ink and Paint Club to talk with James, Kelly and Corbin (Tracey’s brother, sister-in-law, and nephew) about their recent experience at Walt Disney World during Hurricane Irma’s visit to Central Florida.  They wrap up the show with a call to the Main Street Cinema and a sneak peek at the next episode.

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott face a slight existential crisis before diving into September’s Muppet Movie Mayhem with a look at 2011’s The Muppets. They share some tidbits from the production notes, and discuss their thoughts on revisiting this film as well as the short-lived 2015 TV series of the same name. Scott and Tracey then head over to the Ink and Paint Club where they talk with Jody Dreyer, a 30-year Walt Disney Company veteran about her new book Beyond The Castle: A Guide to Discovering Your Happily Ever After. Along the way, our hosts call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with an update on the success of the Indy Disney Meet and plans for the next couple of episodes.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott continue their Muppet Movie Mayhem segment with a look at the 2005 made for TV movie The Muppets’ Wizard of Oz. They talk a bit about the production of the film, the audience response and share their own thoughts. They then take an amusing musical trip to a galaxy far, far away by sharing a list of their favorite Star Wars parody songs. Scott and Tracey then wrap up the show with a recap of the Indy Disney meet fan gathering that took place this weekend, and share a few upcoming events as well.

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott pay tribute to Disney’s “Ultimate Celebration of Classic Movies”  - The Great Movie Ride, which closes for good the day of this episode’s release.  They share two different ridethrus of the attraction - one from 2012 and one from 2014, and in-between, provide an in-depth exploration of the development and behind the scenes information about this opening-day attraction.  Scott and Tracey also call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with some information about upcoming local events and a peek at the next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott start things off with a bit of a celebration, then head over to the Ink and Paint Club  to chat with Aaron DelPrince, one of the organizers of the Indy Disney Meet fan gathering and charity fundraiser.  They talk about what’s coming for the event this year, as they’re celebrating their tenth anniversary.   Then, Scott and Tracey present July’s Muppet Movie Mayhem with a look at the 2002 direct-to-video release Kermit’s Swamp Years.   They wrap up the show with some listener feedback.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott review the Cars 3: Driven to Win video game and then present their coverage of Spider-Man: Homecoming, the latest entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe.   They break up that coverage by sharing their audio recording of the Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man attraction from their trip last may to Universal Orlando’s Islands of Adventure.  Our hosts then wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and share a bit of listener feedback.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, in recognition of Independence Day, our hosts Tracey and Scott share their recording of the Declaration of Independence performance of The Muppets Present... Great Moments in American History from their trip to the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World.  Then, they present their coverage of the latest Disney/Pixar theatrical release Cars 3.  Did it race its way into their hearts or stall by the side of the road?  You’ll find out, along with production info and behind the scenes stories. After the movie talk, Tracey cruises into the Ink and Paint Club to meet with Adrian Ropp of Avalanche Software to talk about the company’s latest project, Cars 3: Driven to Win.   Our hosts then wrap up the show with a look at some upcoming Marvel events.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today's episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott wrap-up their trip report for their recent Orlando-area visit.  This report includes their visits to the four Walt Disney World theme parks and a Star Wars tour.  After the fun in Florida, they bring you this month's Muppet Movie Mayhem segment with a look at 1999's film <a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0158811/" target="_blank"><i>Muppets from Space</a></i>.

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In today's episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott continue their trip report for their recent Orlando-area visit.  The report includes their visits to both Disney water parks, a trip to I Drive 360 and a description of a special D23 event.

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In today’s episode, your hosts Tracey and Scott return from a visit to Orlando and share part one of their trip report.  They also checked out the latest offering from Marvel while in Florida, <i>Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2</i> and they share information about that film along with their thoughts on the continuing adventures of the crew of the Milano.  They wrap up the show with a little listener feedback. Welcome to Disney, Indiana

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In today’s show, MCP Jessica takes over from our co-hosts, Tracey and Scott, who are on vacation in Florida.  However, they did record this month’s Muppet Movie Mayhem ahead of time, where they examine The Muppets at Walt Disney World.  Jessica chooses an appropriate piece of park audio to accompany this talk, calls over to Mortis at the Main Street Cinema and wraps up the show with an announcement about some local Disney fun coming this summer.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey open the show by tuning into WWED, then they present April’s Muppet Movie Mayhem with coverage of 1984’s The Muppets Take Manhattan.   Next up is a bit of park audio from Disney California Adventure and the Red Car Trolley News Boys.  Our hosts will call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a bit of listener feedback and a look at upcoming topics.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott share their plans for their upcoming vacation to central Florida, where they’ll be visiting both Universal Orlando and  Walt Disney World. Then they share a bit of audio as a tribute to the home video release of Rogue One. Our hosts then will present their interview with animator and artist Tom Cook,  who they met at the Hall of Heroes Comic-Con last month.   They’ll then wrap up the show with a call to the Main Street Cinema and a look ahead at future episodes.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, Scott greets the listeners with a song in his heart, as well as on his lips, as he and his co-host Tracey present their coverage of the latest Disney release, the live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast. They also present the March installment of their Muppet Movie Mayhem with a look at 1981’s The Great Muppet Caper. Tracey and Scott then wrap things up with a call over to the Main Street Cinema, a bit of listener feedback and their thoughts on the Hall of Heroes Comic Con.

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In today’s episode, our co-hosts, Tracey and Scott share a little production info on the 2008 theatrical adaptation of Disney’s The Little Mermaid, as well as their thoughts on the  current US touring production, which they saw recently.  THey also present this month’s  Muppet Movie Mayhem with a look at the 1979 Muppet Movie.  Along the way, they tune into WWED, call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with some listener feedback and upcoming events.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our co-hosts, Scott and Tracey play some older park audio from attractions and shows that are no longer running at Disneyland and Walt Disney World.   They also call over to the Main Street Cinema and share some listener feedback, along with a quick look at some local Disney-related activities.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode,  our hosts, Tracey and Scott, take a Triple Treasure Tour through three Disney adaptations of the 1883 Robert Louis Stephenson novel  Treasure Island.   They start with the live action 1950 film,  then kick off the  2017 monthly segment Muppet Movie Mayhem with 1996’s Muppet Treasure Island, then soar through the stars with the 2002 animated film Treasure Planet.   They provide production and behind the scenes information on all three films,  share their thoughts and compare and contrast the films.  Along the way, they call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with some listener feedback.  

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott make a splash with an exploration of the water parks at Walt Disney World, past and present, tuning into WWED along the way.   They continue the water theme with a discussion of how to cope with rainy weather while on vacation at Walt Disney World, including some of their own experiences.  They wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and share some news about local Disney-related events coming up.   Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott are missing in action as the holidays are in full swing.  Never fear as Jessica, the master control program that runs Disney, Indiana, steps in to host the first episode of 2017.  To celebrate, Jessica share three former acts from Walt Disney World in Jessica's Rockin' Eve!   Happy New Year and welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott return to the cinema once again, this time for their coverage of the newest adventure set in the Star Wars universe:  Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.   They share information about the inspiration, development, and production of this film, then return later in the episode to discuss its marketing and release, the critical response, as well as their own thoughts on Rogue One.  Scott and Tracey also tune into WWED for some Star Wars themed holiday music, announce the winner of their latest contest, call over to the Main Street Cinema and share some listener feedback.  Happy Holidays and welcome to Disney, Indiana! 

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In today’s episode, after Scott identifies a little too closely with one of the co-stars of the movie they’ll be covering,  our hosts dive into the development and production of the Walt Disney Animation Studios’ latest release, Moana.  They also discuss the marketing, premiere, critical and popular response and their own thoughts.  Tracey and Scott also present the final Forgotten Favorites segment of 2016 with a look back at the Country Bears Christmas Special.  They also share a reminder about the Disneyland coin ring contest they’re running,  share a couple of items from Jeremy of the Neverland Podcast, call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap things up with a preview of their next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, enter the Cinema Dimension with their coverage of the latest installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Doctor Strange. They discuss the film’s background and production; other versions of the story that have been filmed,  the marketing and reception, as well as their thoughts on the film. They even have a couple of special guests that weigh in with their review of Doctor Strange.  Scott and Tracey then wrap up the show with a visit to the Main Street Cinema and a contest announcement.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott  Wanna be Startin’ Somethin’  with November’s Forgotten Favorite.  Captain EO.   They Say Say Say what went into the making of the film, and Remember the Time (actually, many times) they experienced this attraction.  Our hosts then give their listeners One More Chance to enjoy Captain EO for themselves with an audio recording of the  Tribute version of the attraction.   They then Ease on Down the Road with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana - It's going to be Off the Wall!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, share park audio of the current stage show offering at Disney California Adventure:  Frozen - Live at the Hyperion.   They also call over to the Main Street Cinema and respond to some seasonally-appropriate listener feedback.   Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott, revisit Flynn’s Arcade with a review of the Inside Out Disney Infinity playset.  Scott also shares his thoughts on the Disney Tsum Tsum game and the recent updates to Disney Crossy Road.   They then present October’s Forgotten Favorite: the Wonders of Life Pavilion, formerly a part of Epcot’s Future World.  Scott and Tracey then wrap up the show with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and some listener feedback.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott revisit a Disney animated Classic,  1991’s  Beauty and the Beast.   They discuss how the film came to be, as well as their own experiences with the film and the various adaptations and spinoffs of the film.   They also replay their 2001 interview with Susan Egan, who played Belle in the Broadway musical version of Beauty and the Beast.  Our hosts then call over to the Main Street Cinema before wrapping up the show.   Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey present September’s Forgotten Favorites with a look at two former entertainment offerings from the World Showcase at Epcot: Off Kilter and the World Showcase Players.  They then play recordings from each of these groups, call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a tribute to a Good Boy and a sneak peek of the next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today's episode, our hosts, Scott and Tracey, finish up their trip report from their recent visit to the Disneyland Resort, focusing on their post Friends of the Magic fun. They then delve into the behind the scenes information for the Walt Disney Studios' latest live-action production, "Pete's Dragon". They also call over to the Main Street Cinema, then wrap up the show with a review of the Indy Disney Meet event they attended this weekend. Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode,  our hosts, Tracey and Scott take flight during their intro, landing in Disneyland to share the first part of their trip report, including the 2016 Friends of the Magic fan gathering.  While they were gone, hi-jinks ensued in town, but all’s well that ends well, and they wrap up the show with some listener feedback and a new resident request. Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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Our hosts, Tracey and Scott, take a break from packing their bags to give us a preview of their upcoming trip to Disneyland to attend the 2016 Friends of the Magic event.  They take a sneak peek at the events scheduled for the weekend, including the Disney, Indiana event.  After that, Tracey returns to getting ready for Disneyland as Scott shares his thoughts on <i>Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> video game.  All of that plus a look back at a previous Friends of the Magic get together, a call over to the Main Street Cinema and a small celebration of the eighth birthday of the podcast.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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Through dangers untold and hardships unnumbered, Tracey and Scott have fought their way here to the podcast; beyond the cinema, to take back the fountain that Mortis has stolen. Their will is as strong as his and our magic kingdom is great.  Mortis has no power over them - no power to stop them from talking about the 1986 Jim Henson-directed Labyrinth on this episode which our brave hosts had the opportunity to see on the big screen recently.  Then they will jump over to Tomorrowland to take a look at the attraction that Mortis’ power couldn’t contain (but budget constraints could), Rocket Rods for this month’s Forgotten Favorite.  After all these adventures, our hosts will return home to spend some time with Aaron DelPrince to learn about this year’s Indy Disney Meet happening on August 27.   All that, plus a call over to the Prince of the Land of Stench, err Mortis to find out at what’s happening at the Main Street Cinema on this episode.  

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In this episode, our co-hosts, Scott and Tracey get into something fishy, namely their coverage of the latest Disney/Pixar theatrical release, Finding Dory. They discuss the development and production of the film, take a look at the marketing and premiere, the critical and popular reception and then share their own thoughts.  Scott and Tracey continue discussing all things Dory with their review of the Finding Dory playset and Dory and Nemo figures from the Disney Infinity 3.0 video game franchise.  Townsperson and fellow podcast host Jeremy leaves a voicemail to explain some of the goings on while they were out, and they call over to the Main Street Cinema to see what Mortis is up to.   Our co-hosts wrap up the show with a look at a couple of upcoming events they are attending in the near future.   Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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On this episode of the Disney, Indiana Podcast our normal hosts are away from town and are not available.  But never fear as they've asked Jessica, the master computer that controls Disney, Indiana to host the show and she's got something special for everyone.  A live recording from Yehaa Bob's show from the River Roost bar at Disney's Port Orleans Riverside resort.  It's Bob's first set from October 31, 2015.  Tracey and Scott shall return in Diamonds are Forever, err sorry they'll return for the next episode!  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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On this Disney, Indiana broadcast our hosts take everyone under the sea with a look at the former 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Submarine Voyage attraction at Walt Disney World in this month's Forgotten Favorite segment.  To continue the theme, and to get ready for the upcoming <i>Finding Dory</i> film, they'll also share some park audio featuring the Finding Nemo Submarine Attraction and the Seas with Nemo and Friends at Epcot.  After they surface, they'll make a call over to the Main Street Cinema and respond to some listener feedback.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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It's a great, big, beautiful tomorrow here in Disney, Indiana as our hosts prepare this month's Forgotten Favorites segment.  This month they are going to feature the former Epcot Future World attraction, Horizons.  The attraction that told us if we can dream it, then we can do it - and our hosts are going to expand that spirit to the rest of the episode as they share audio from two attractions related to Horizons, The Carousel of Progress and Mission: Space.  They'll wrap up the show with a quick look at the Tsum Tsum Kingdom, a call over to the Main Street Cinema and bring us some listener feedback.  So don't move a muscle and welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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There is  unrest in Disney, Indiana.  The Podcast Registration Act, also known as the RSS Feed Accords, has made its way out of committee and is heading for a full vote in front of the town council.  This legislation states that all podcasts should be fully registered online and easily accessible.  This has driven a wedge between our hosts - are you on #TeamTracey and support the act or are you on #TeamScott and think podcasts should be free in the wild?  Make your voice known as you listen to see if this divisiveness causes a riff, a skirmish or all out civil war between our hosts as they bring you their coverage of the latest entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe - <I>Captain America: Civil War</I>.  They've also got reviews of a couple of mobile games this episode - Marvel Puzzle Quest and Disney Crossy Road.  Can our hosts find common ground and get through the episode - or will a call over to the Main Street Cinema lead to tarmac tragedy?   Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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Our hosts kick off the show with a relaxing ride high over Disney, Indiana in their new Skyride attraction.  Once back on the ground they turn their attention to the Magic Kingdom's former Skyway attraction in April's Forgotten Favorites attraction.  Also on today's episode they'll take at look at the latest film from Disney, The Jungle Book. They will look at the film's production and release and share both the critics and their thoughts on the film.  All that, plus a call over to the Main Street Cinema and talk about some upcoming events our hosts are attending.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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After a close call with evil robots, our hosts dive into a film that was at or near their top of their 5 favorite Marvel films revealed in episode 200 - Captain America: The First Avenger (2011).  They will look at the film's production and release and share both the critics and their thoughts on the film.  After the film, the Cap coverage will continue with a look at the latest playset released for the Disney Infinity video game, Marvel Battlegrounds.  Tracey and Scott will let you know if it's a prizefighter or just a big Palooka.  All that, plus a call over to the Main Street Cinema and some listener feedback.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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3, 2, 1 . . . Happy New Year! Well, every night was New Year's Eve on Pleasure Island at Walt Disney World, the subject of March's Forgotten Favorite. Our hosts will dive into the history of this former shopping, dining and entertainment district (both actual and invented). After their visit with Mr. Funmeister and Scott getting his leisure suit on, it's time for some music with the stars as our hosts revisit the Make Mine Music theme. Tracey and Scott continue to work their way through the theme parks with a countdown of their favorite music from Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World. All this, plus a call over to the Main Street Cinema to check in on the Mortis and a look ahead to the next episode.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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It's time for the annual - well, maybe the first (and likely last) - Disney, Indiana stockholder meeting.  After the business section of the meeting is done (including voting down a shareholder motion), our hosts Tracey and Scott move on to the fun part of the episode.  They review their trip to Chicago to attend the Disney Stockholder meeting and a D23 sneak preview of Disney's newest film Zootopia.  They'll also look at the production of that film and share their thoughts after watching.  Then they spend a little time with the stars of Zootopia within Disney Infinity as they review the new Judy Hopps and Nick Wilde figures.  They'll wrap up the show by checking on the Mortis at the Main Street Cinema, cover a bit of feedback and look ahead to the next episode.

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott celebrate the 200th episode of the podcast with a look at the original Imagination pavilion in Epcot as their  February Forgotten Favorite.   They also count down their Top 5 Marvel Films, and invite some past guests of the show to share their lists as well.   Our hosts then wrap things up with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and a look at what they’ll  be covering in the next episode.  

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott return to Flynn’s Arcade to discuss the latest Lego video game for home consoles - Lego Marvel’s Avengers.   In recognition of Valentine’s Day, they then tune into WWED for some Disney love songs.   Our hosts return with a discussion of the new documentary "Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow: The Futurism of Walt Disney”,  currently available on YouTube.  They wrap up the episode with an announcement of their appearance on another podcast, as well as an upcoming book release by a recent guest.

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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott revisit the Disney Infinity 3.0 console game with their thoughts on The Force Awakens playset.  They then welcome Disney Infinity Senior Story Artist Adrian Ropp back to the Ink and Paint club to talk about both this playset and the Rise of the Empire, as well as some general Disney Infinity talk.   Scott does some Armchair Imagineering of the game, after playing another toys-to-life game. They wrap things up with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and an update for an upcoming Disney TV special.

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In today’s episode, our co-hosts kick off the 2016 monthly segment Forgotten Favorites with a look at the Walt Disney World version of Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride.  They also share audio from the Disneyland version of the attraction,  the attraction that replaced it in Fantasyland as well as  a third Fantasyland dark ride.  Tracey and Scott then discuss how they are revamping their Patreon program with new perks for supporters of the show, call over the the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the episode by giving listeners a heads-up on an upcoming Disneyland TV special.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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On this episode of the Disney, Indiana podcast our hosts share some audio they recorded on their recent Disney Cruise.  The new Disney’s Aladdin - A Musical Spectacular show on the Disney Fantasy.  Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

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Just the other day, in a theater not too far away, our hosts, Tracey and Scott went to see the newest installment in the Star Wars franchise - Episode 7: The Force Awakens. In today’s episode, they go through some production notes on the film, discuss its marketing and promotional tie-ins, examine the critical and popular response so far, as well as share their own thoughts.   Our hosts also review the second Disney Infinity 3.0 playset -  Rise Against the Empire, which is based around the events of the original Star Wars trilogy.  They also tune into WWED for some holiday-themed Star Wars tunes,  present the final installment of Star Wars and Me and wrap up the show with an update on a former Hollywood Studios fan favorite musical act.

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