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The 9 best Airbnbs in Orlando, from a family home with its own arcade to a condo right by Disney Springs

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Airbnb Thanks to its world-class theme parks, Orlando is a popular year-round destination.The city can be expensive during peak times, but we found top-rated Airbnbs under $300 per night.Experts and the CDC also say Airbnbs are safer than hotels due to minimized contact with others. Despite the ongoing pandemic, Orlando remains one of the most-visited cities in the United States. The proliferation of wor...
Tags: Florida, Cdc, Disney, Trends, United States, Airbnb, Interior Design, Orlando, Disney World, Ritz, Disney Springs, Winter Park, Airbnbs, Lake Buena Vista, Paul Oswell, Downtown Orlando

Disney Plans To Lay Off 28,000 Workers

Parks worldwide shuttered in March. Many are open now but at reduced capacity, including Disney World in Orlando, which resumed most operations in July. Disneyland in Anaheim, California remains closed. – Deadline
Tags: Art, Disney, Disneyland, Issues, Orlando, Disney World, Anaheim California, 09.30.20

Disney Employee Pulls the Curtain Back on What it is Like to Work at Disney World During the Pandemic

Rolling Stone has reported on a conversation they had with one Disney World employee, pulling the curtain back on issues of safety, whether social distancing is being enforced and more. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Rolling Stone, Disney World, BWW News Desk

Wake Up With BWW 8/4: Disney World Replaces BEAUTY AND THE BEAST With Non-Equity Show, and More

Today's top stories Disney World has replaced Beauty and the Beast with a non-Equity show, Amazon Studios is working on a Lady Macbeth YA musical, and more [Author: Stephi Wild]
Tags: Theatre, Disney World, Amazon Studios, Stephi Wild

Disney World Replaces BEAUTY AND THE BEAST With Non-Equity Show

Disney World has replaced Beauty and the Beast with a show featuring performers that are not represented by Actors' Equity as Disney and Equity remain in a disagreement about how to bringperformers back to the stage safely. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Disney, Disney World, BWW News Desk

Doctors, Theme Park Visitors and More Weigh in on Disney World's Reopening

Vox has reported on the various opinions surrounding Disney World's reopening in the wake of the rising COVID-19 numbers in Florida, sharing opinions of medical health professionals, theme park visitors and more. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Florida, Theatre, Vox, Disney World, BWW News Desk

Actors' Equity Files Grievance Against Walt Disney World for Retaliating Over Request for Testing at Disney World

With days until Walt Disney World's scheduled reopening, Actors' Equity Association has filed a grievance against Disney for retaliating against members for Equity's demand that performers be tested for coronavirus. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Disney, Disney World, BWW News Desk, Actors Equity Association

Disney Proposes Phased Re-Openings for Disneyland and Disney World This July

The Walt Disney Company has announced phased re-openings of Disneyland and Disney World this summer. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Disney, Walt Disney Company, Disneyland, Disney World, BWW News Desk

Disney Proposes Phased Reopenings for Disneyland and Disney World This July

The Walt Disney Company has announced phased re-openings of Disneyland and Disney World this summer. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Disney, Walt Disney Company, Disneyland, Disney World, BWW News Desk

VIDEO: Gavin Lee and Heidi Blickenstaff Perform at Epcot International Festival of the Arts

Disney World is presenting a Disney on Broadway concert series during Epcot International Festival of the Arts this month. The series kicked off this weekend and you can check out a video from Gavin Lee and Heidi Blickenstaff's performance [Author: Stage Tube]
Tags: Theatre, Disney, Broadway, Disney World, Heidi Blickenstaff, Stage Tube, Gavin Lee

Star Wars House

Futuristic vacation rental house features 9 bedrooms, living room, kitchen, and bathrooms inspired by landscapes and technology from Star Wars movies. Star Wars house located near Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge theme park within Disney World resort in Orlando, Florida. Can be rented through Airbnb. Also check out: Star Wars Furniture
Tags: Design, Inspiration, Disney World, Orlando Florida, Star Wars House, Star Wars movies Star Wars

Twelve Parsecs: The Ultimate Star Wars House Is On Airbnb

If you were to plan the ultimate vacation to Disney World’s new Star Wars theme park Galaxy’s Edge, you may as well stay in the ultimate accommodations. The house called Twelve Parsecs by Loma Homes in Orlando is available to rent through Airbnb. It has nine bedrooms with 17 beds, each with a different Star Wars theme. You can sleep in Cloud City, Alderaan, Hoth, Tatooine, Mustafar... Source
Tags: Design, Airbnb, Orlando, Disney World, Loma Homes

Disneys American parks will now offer hundreds of vegan menu items

The “Happiest Place” on Earth will begin adding hundreds of plant-based dishes. The rollout will begin this October at Disney World, then make its way to Disneyland in 2020. More than 400 vegan dishes will be prepared and served at Disney’s fast-service and dine-in restaurants throughout the park. With more than 602 places to eat at the theme park in Florida and California, there will be more than enough places to catch a healthy bite. Due to the park’s many themed sections, Disney has developed...
Tags: Florida, Design, California, Disney, Earth, Walt Disney Company, Disneyland, Disneyworld, Disney World, Thomas Smith

What Every Presenter Can Learn from Disney

Known as the happiest place on earth, Disney World is a place that children and adults alike can escape to a magical world of imagination and exploration. However, on a recent trip to Disney, I decided to explore the magic through a different lens. At Ethos3, we are always looking for ways to equip presenters to escalate their content and skill sets, and with this particular trip to Disney, I wanted to glean some Disney magic for our presenters. Over the long weekend adventure, I discovered that...
Tags: Design, Disney, World, Deliver, Public, Public Speaking, Presentation, Develop, Speaking, Disney World, Earth Disney World, Presentation Science, Disney Hospitality

Book Notes - Tadzio Koelb "Trenton Makes"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, Lauren Groff, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Tadzio Koelb's impressive debut novel Trenton Makes is both evocative and innovatively told. Laird Hunt wrote of the book: "A novel cut from the same startling bolt of literary cl...
Tags: Art, Music, London, Supreme Court, Berlin, America, San Francisco, David, Ohio, Lincoln, Charles Manson, Marvin Gaye, Joe, Woodstock, Tolstoy, Dion

Experts in the Field: Lessons from Dr. Ashley Rose Young

March is Women’s History Month. Today in the Field Journal we celebrate an outstanding woman making her mark in the Museum field. Dr. Ashley Rose Young recently earned her Ph.D. in history at Duke University and is an Historian for the Smithsonian National Museum of American History’s American Food History Project. She attended Yale University as an undergraduate, where she fell deeper in love with history, food, and American culture. She has worked in Archives and Collections at the Southern Fo...
Tags: Food, Design, Exhibits, Wisdom, New York City, America, Success, History, Museum, Culture, Pennsylvania, Museums, Arkansas, Yale, Paris, Exhibit

Cool Stuff: Chogrin’s ‘Fake Theme Parks’ Art Show Is Coming to Gallery 1988

While you may have enjoyed going to the likes of Disney World or Universal Studios, there are plenty of theme parks from the world of movies and television that we’ll unfortunately never get to visit. Thankfully, pop culture artist Chogrin has given us the next best thing buy curating a whole art show surrounding these places  we wish we could go. Fake Theme Parks is a new exhibition coming to Gallery 1988 starting January 12, and as you might have guessed, it pays tribute to a variety of theme...
Tags: Art, Hbo, Movies, Jurassic Park, Theme Parks, Westworld, Jurassic World, Disneyland, John Bell, Michael Crichton, Cool Stuff, Universal Studios, Spongebob Squarepants, Disney World, Rick, Rick And Morty

There's No Age Limit On The Fascinations Of Disney World And Disneyland

Could this really have been Walt Disney's intention? Brian Boneau, a 28-year-old, has gone to Disney World several dozen times. He has "mastered the art of meticulously planning his days down to the ride to ensure he and his family make the most of their time actually doing stuff and not waiting in line. That […]
Tags: Art, Ideas, Walt Disney, Disney World, 01.05.18, Brian Boneau

How To Get A Celeb Autograph: Bring The Correct Marker, And A Lot Of Cash

Back in the day, things were ... easier. Now you need a case with the correct - and very rare - blue Vis markers, Post-It notes on the items, and a lot of cash (Mark Hamill - Luke Skywalker, obviously - charges $295, for instance). Or you can buy them from Disney itself. "Yet there is something about the 'quality, authentic experience' that is lost when you can order an autograph online or pick one up from a Disney World gift shop."
Tags: Art, Media, Disney, Disney World, Mark Hamill Luke Skywalker, 12.15.17

Disney's 'World of Pandora' Avatar park opens with floating mountains and glowing forests

Now Avatar fans can finally explore the amazing world of Pandora in person. The much-anticipated Pandora – World of Avatar opened this past weekend at Orlando’s Walt Disney World Resort, and it looks spectacular. Guests can explore the alien planet’s bioluminescent rainforest, hike through floating mountains, and even take a thrilling 3D ride on the back of a wild banshee. The 12-acre park has been under construction for six years, and it looks like it was well worth the wait. The park is set ...
Tags: Design, News, Disney, Pandora, Avatar, Architecture, Innovation, James Cameron, Orlando, Disney World, Walt Disney World Resort, Avatar Land, Pandora Avatar, 3d Technology, Pandora World of Avatar, Avatar Theme Park

Architreasure Weekly #3

We’re back with our third installment of the Architreasure series! Things are looking great here as Evolo just wrapped up their Skyscraper Competition this year with quite a few impressive designs. We’ve decided to cover a few of our favorites as a part of this series. You can head down to the Evolo website to take a look at the winners and the honorable mentions.1. Our first pick for the series isn’t even from this planet. An entry from the Evolo Skyscraper Competition, the Genesis Mars Skyscra...
Tags: UK, Design, Yosemite, Spain, Architecture, Mars, Disney World, Orlando Florida, Napa Valley California, Michael Graves, Wolfgang Buttress, Evolo, Architreasure, Architreasure Weekly, Calamonte, Sordo Madaleno Arquitectos

VIDEO: Audra McDonald Talks BEAUTY AND THE BEAST & More on 'The View'

Audra McDonald joined THE VIEW co-hosts at Disney World this morning to talk about her role as Madame Garderobe in the new live action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST and share a clip form the film. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Disney World, Audra McDonald, BWW News Desk, Madame Garderobe

Visiting Disney World Is The Modern Version Of Making A Medieval Pilgrimage, Say Academics

And they may just have a point, at least with respect to some visitors. "In the modern world, a trip to Disney has become a rite of passage that transforms those who make the trek ... Disney World resembles a medieval pilgrimage center, designed to connect pilgrims with the supernatural."
Tags: Art, Disney, Issues, Disney World

What "the worst ride in Disney World" teaches us about media strategy

Foxxfurr's latest article on Disney theme park history is yet another amazing and insightful read that uses the tenth anniversary of Stitch's Great Escape ("the worst ride in Disney World") as a jumping-off point to show how the history of theme-parks, animation, the elusive 5-12 year old boy market, and the entertainment business all influenced one another. Read the rest
Tags: Post, Business, Happy Mutants, Design, Disney, Animation, Themepunks, Disney World, Foxxfurr

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