Monthly Archives: May 2020

E.295 11 Happy Disney Thoughts

Today we wanted to take about 11 of our favorite times in the Disney Parks and moments that you might love as well. If you would like to share your moments with us find tag #obscuredisneypodcast or find us on Instagram HERE

E.294 Frozen no Longer on Broadway and Hamilton on Disney+

There was some big Disney Broadway news this week with the announcement that Frozen will not be reopening on Broadway and that Hamilton will be coming to Dinsey+ on July 3rd

Disney’s Frozen has become Broadway’s first long-running casualty of the COVID-19 pandemic and industrywide shutdown. The production, which opened March 22, 2018, at the St. James Theatre, announced today that it will not return when Broadway reopens — whenever that might be.

In the closure announcement, producers said the musical will not re-open “as a result of the industry-wide shutdown and resulting economic fallout.” The production’s final performance was Wednesday March 11, having played 825 performances and 26 previews.

“In the summer of 2013 when Frozen began its road to Broadway,” said Thomas Schumacher, President & Producer Disney Theatrical Productions, “two things were unimaginable: that we’d soon have five productions worldwide, and a global pandemic would so alter the world economy that running three Disney shows on Broadway would become untenable.

E.292 Shanghai Disneyland Reopening Day

The entire Disney community is very excited for the first park to reopen, Shanghai Disney that happened today May 11th, 2020. We are talking about what it was like for those that were lucky enough to attend,

E.291 Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back, May the 4th be With You

One of the best days of the year, May 4th, and what will forever be known as Star Wars Day, we decided what better way to celebrate than with The Empire Strikes Back!