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 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!

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_240.mp3
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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.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_239.mp3
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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!

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_238.mp3
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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!

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_237.mp3
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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!

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_236.mp3
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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!

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_235.mp3
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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>.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_234.mp3
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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.

Welcome to Disney, Indiana!

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_233.mp3
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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

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_232.mp3
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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!

Direct download: Disney_Indiana_-_Episode_231.mp3
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