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  • Oct 7, 2015

    Remembering Kevin Corcoran (1949–2015)

    "I am saddened to hear about the passing of Kevin Corcoran," said Miller. "My thoughts go out to Laura and his family. He was a great man and I will miss him."

  • Sep 16, 2015

    American Experience: Walt Disney

    WGBH’s American Experience: Walt Disney, which aired on PBS this week, was created independently of The Walt Disney Family Museum. Here are our thoughts on the program.

  • Jul 28, 2015

    From 1955 to 2015: Disneyland's Mark Twain in the "E" Ticket

    This July, Walt Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Disneyland, celebrates its 60th Anniversary. As part of the occasion, each week we’ll be featuring an exclusive article from the pages of the celebrated "E" Ticket magazine

  • Jul 23, 2015

    Program Recap: The Making of Hullabaloo

    Check out the highlights and recap of a program at The Walt Disney Family Museum, featuring a discussion with James Lopez about the making of Hullabaloo, his latest animated project. 

  • Jul 21, 2015

    From 1955 to 2015: Disneyland's Mr. Toad's Wild Ride

    This July, Walt Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Disneyland, celebrates its 60th Anniversary. As part of the occasion, each week we’ll be featuring an exclusive article from the pages of the celebrated "E" Ticket magazine

  • Jul 20, 2015

    Program Recap: The Disney Effect

    On January 10, panelists and guests gathered at Lucasfilm to discuss the power of storytelling in our lives, and in particular the life of one boy, Owen Suskind. Dig deeper into Owen's story and the power of myth, fable, and legend via new discussions with journalist Ron Suskind and historian Jeff Kurtti.

  • Jul 16, 2015

    From 1955 to 2015: Disneyland's Peter Pan's Flight in The "E" Ticket

    This July, Walt Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Disneyland, celebrates its 60th Anniversary. As part of the occasion, each week we’ll be featuring an exclusive article from the pages of the celebrated "E" Ticket magazine

  • Jul 15, 2015

    Disneyland Day: July 15, 1955

    Presented to Walt Disney from the Los Angeles City Council, this certificate—comprised of water color and ink—proclaims July 15, 1955 as "Disneyland Day." Hear our friend—and celebrated voice actor—Bill Rogers read a selection from the certificate’s dedication.

  • Jul 13, 2015

    Walt and Lilly's "Tempus Fugit Celebration"

    On July 13, 1955, Walt and Lilly hosted their 30th wedding anniversary party at the sparkling new Golden Horseshoe. The event doubled as the Revue's first performance! 

  • Jul 8, 2015

    From 1955 to 2015: Disneyland's Autopia in The "E" Ticket

    This July, Walt Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Disneyland, celebrates its 60th Anniversary. As part of the occasion, each week we’ll be featuring an exclusive article from the pages of the celebrated "E" Ticket magazine!

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