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Disneyland’s Failed Parade: Light Magic

In October of 1996, after decades of wowing guests old and young alike, Disneyland said goodbye to the Main Street Electrical Parade. It was a fan favorite, but the parade was showing signs of age and in an increasingly competitive industry it was time to create something new and exciting in order to keep moving…

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Mickey Mouse vs The Rockettes: Disney Summer Magic

In 1985 Disney was looking for new ways to show the world the face of the new and improved Walt Disney Productions. A drastic change in leadership the previous year had resulted in an outside film executive named Michael Eisner stepping in as CEO. His job was to shake off the dust caused by over…

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